Title:  Supervisor, Formulation and Fill (2nd Shift)

Date:  Jul 17, 2022
Location:  Billerica - Sun
Company:  Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc (USA)

The Supervisor, Formulation and Fill supervises and performs the scheduling, preparation, formulation and dispensing of pharmaceutical products according to our current Good Manufacturing (cGMPs) and utilizes Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in a clean room environment. The Supervisor also writes and completes investigations, CAPAs, deviations and change controls utilizing root cause analysis tools and reporting software.  This position is for 2nd Shift. Hours are 2:30pm to 11:00pm




  • Supervise the activities of technicians in equipment and component preparation operations; dispensing API and excipients; formulation and filling and capping of drug product
  • Schedule weekly plan of floor activities for technicians
  • Author and track to close investigations, CAPAS, deviations and change controls as required
  • Troubleshoot and solve moderate to complex problems related to the equipment, processes; existing or new products
  • Oversee inventory control in the production area and order supplies as needed for production to assure no delay in the manufacturing plan
  • Use systems like SAP, Track Wise, EDMS etc.
  • Back up Supervisor for drug product inspection; labeling and packaging activities
  • Evaluate team performance and supervise Formulation and Filling groups to meet Business Unit goals
  • Review completed batch records to ensure product is made in accordance with specifications
  • Review SOPs and Batch Records, and update through DCRs as needed
  • Work under limited supervision and follows clearly described procedures
  • Other duties as assigned




  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • 5 to 7 years of experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing
  • Minimum 1-3 years of supervisory or team lead experience
  • 3 to 5 years of aseptic processing and aseptic area techniques experience
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • High level of initiative and self-motivation
  • Strong computer skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to plan, prioritize and organize diversified workload
  • Team management skills
  • Record keeping skills
  • Safe chemical handling techniques
  • Knowledge of SAP
  • Experience with technical writing, root cause analysis and completing investigations, CAPAs, deviations and change controls