Porter 2nd Shift at Akorn 2 in Somerset, New Jersey

Posted in Other 1 day ago.





Job Description:

SUMMARY:



Cleaning facility including offices, restrooms, warehouse and general plant areas.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.


  • Dusting

  • Mopping

  • Emptying garbage cans

  • Cleaning restrooms

  • General cleaning of plant facilities

  • Read and fill out written logs

  • Waxing floors


ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:



Special cleaning projects as assigned.





Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Meticulous attention to detail, priority placed on ensuring complete and accurate documentation.



EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:



  • High school or equivalent.

  • Experience in industrial cleaning.


JOB PREREQUISITES:



  • Ability to meet attendance standards. All full-time employees are required to work a 40-hr week, day, night or evening shift and are required to work weekends based on the needs of the business in addition it may be required to work additional hours in order to get the required tasks accomplished to meet deadlines.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS, MENTAL REQUIREMENTS, AND WORK ENVIRONMENT



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations must be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly (more than 50%) required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is frequently (25% to 50%) required to use hands to finger, handle or touch, reach above shoulders, talk or hear and taste or smell. The employee must occasionally (up to 25%) sit, and climb or balance. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 lbs and frequently lift and/or move up to 25 lbs and occasionally lift and/or move up to and no more than 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.



Mental requirements include:


  • Ability to apply deductive reasoning and understand complicated issues.

  • Ability to receive instructions and follow work rules and company policies.

  • Ability to follow safety and security practices.

  • Ability to meet deadlines and effectively deal with office stress.

  • Ability to accurately communicate ideas, facts and technical information.

  • Maintain confidentiality of certain information.


  • The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


    While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to work near moving parts and exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet, humid conditions, toxic or caustic chemicals, outdoor weather, extreme cold, extreme heat, risk of electrical shock, vibration and moderate noise.





    Company Overview

    Akorn, Inc. is a niche pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets generic and branded prescription pharmaceuticals as well as animal and consumer health products. We specialize in difficult-to-manufacture sterile and non-sterile dosage forms including: ophthalmics, injectables, oral liquids, topicals, inhalants, and nasal sprays. Akorn markets its products to retail pharmacies, ophthalmologists, optometrists, physicians, veterinarians, hospitals, clinics, wholesalers, distributors, group purchasing organizations, and government agencies.



    EEO Statement

    Akorn, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or any other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.