Process Technician

Hovione - Hightstown, NJ (30+ days ago)

Hovione is an international company with over 55 years’ experience in the development and compliant manufacture of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients and Drug Product Intermediates. With four FDA inspected sites in Portugal, the U.S., Ireland and China, Hovione offers integrated API, particle design, formulation development and GMP manufacturing. In the inhalation area, Hovione is the only independent company offering such a broad range of services.

Hovione is making a definite move into Continuous Manufacturing with a state-of-the-art facility in New Jersey and is now hiring. We are looking for strong professionals for this exciting and innovative project.”

We are recruiting for the following position at our U.S. site located in East Windsor, NJ:

Process Technician

The Process Technician will support the installation and qualification of a GMP continuous tablet manufacturing line, highly automated, with Process Analytical Technology enabled control. This position will also support the development and manufacturing activities for drug product and formulation development projects.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Work in a GMP environment area, executing chemical and physical operations following approved written instructions in accordance with cGMPs and EHS regulations
  • Operate mechanical equipment including but not restricted to forklift type equipment
  • Participate in troubleshooting systems and equipment
  • Clean/verify proper cleaning of equipment and production areas according with cGMPs


  • A minimum of a high school diploma and at least 3 years of formal knowledge or experience with process systems utilized in fine chemicals/pharmaceutical operations
  • Flexibility to work in shifts (rotation schedule)
  • Able to perform tasks in different areas and deliver results
  • Positive attitudes towards new activities and technologies within the chemicals/pharmaceutical operations

We Offer:

  • Exciting full time opportunity in a growing Company, using Continuous Manufacturing technology under a Quality by Design approach in an innovative setting
  • Competitive salary and benefits commensurate with the job function and candidates relevant experience
  • Great work environment, with a strong focus on quality and execution of top class science in state of the art equipment

Job Type: Full-time


  • process system in pharmaceutical operations: 3 years
  • GMP environment: 1 year


  • High school or equivalent


  • Morning
  • Mid-Day
  • Evening
  • Graveyard