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Other denominations

Pharmaceutical packer; Packaging operator.


These professionals are responsible for handling, labelling and packaging the different pharmaceutical or cosmetic products obtained following the manufacturing process at a pharmaceutical plant. They also monitor the operation of the equipment used, as well as the quality of products, complying with manufacturing standards. Handlers work in sterile conditions which are strictly regulated by the good manufacturing and laboratory practice regulations. They work at production plants for pharmaceutical companies and other similar firms, representing the last link in the production chain.


  • These professionals work in the process department, where they are responsible for mixing, weighing and classifying capsules, handling reactors, etc. and in the packaging line, where they handle, pack and package the product, complying with good manufacturing practice regulations.
  • Perform various pharmaceutical operations at the plant, including granulation, compression, coating, blister packing and boxing.
  • Fill out all of the process-related paperwork.
  • Clean the packaging line, including any residues of the various medicines involved.
  • Perform format changes and adjustments on machinery.
  • After acquiring a certain amount of experience at the company, take responsibility for preparing orders and controlling stocks.
  • They should be able to work both on the basis written instructions and following the indications of the relevant supervisor.

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