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Our team are responsible for manufacturing and packing a wide range of pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products including liquids, softgel capsules and tablets. We do this using a range of production techniques.
We work to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) standards which means we pride ourselves on keeping things spotless and hygienic, but we also follow Standard Operating Procedures at all times. Whether you are mixing products, cleaning machinery, or packing finished product, there is always a strict procedure that needs to be followed and recorded.
You will work with our top-of-the-line production equipment to ensure that batches are exact and consistent. You set up, run, troubleshoot, and maintain all our pieces of kit so they run like a dream.
Production Operators – are the makers in our Manufacturing operation. They control the operation of chemical production equipment to produce quality products. They mix, dry, and compound our raw ingredients to turn them into tablets, capsules, and liquids. Our Production Operators have high attention to detail, are process driven and mechanically-minded with a quality mindset.
Machine Operators – these are our people who operate our fast-moving packing machinery. They operate, clean, and monitor automated packing machinery to ensure our production targets are met. We look for mechanically-minded team members who are able to follow instructions.
Machine Setters – these are our experts in preparing and setting the packing line machinery and equipment to ensure that the machines are set for the right product. Our setters have strong mechanical aptitude, understanding of GMP, technical problem solving skills, and high attention to detail.
We look for people who are curious to learn, care about health and safety at work, and take pride in doing a good job.
Our Operators work various fixed shifts which gives you certainty with no rotating rosters. We have day shift (7.30 am – 3.30 pm), afternoon shift (3.45 pm – 11.45 pm) and night shift (11.30 pm – 7.30 am). The additional shift and meal allowances for afternoon and night shift are pretty great too!
We provide full training and development, you will learn from the best in industry and can build an awesome career here – even if you’re just starting out!View jobs
Our Quality teams work relentlessly to ensure our products are safe and continue to perform to the high standards we’re known for and our customers expect. Our laboratory-based teams use a wide range of modern equipment and techniques including High Pressure Liquid Chromatography and Gas Chromatography. Our team of Assurance specialists support our laboratory, supply chain and production teams so that together we’re working towards the same goal of making a positive difference for customers around the world. In our world every little detail counts – do you sweat the small stuff?View jobs
Manufacturing and Operations
Every day our team produces life-changing medicines. Meeting the highest standards in terms of quality we live and breathe Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and work together as a team. Our Production teams are responsible for manufacturing and packing a wide range of pharmaceutical & nutraceutical products including liquids, capsules and tablets utilising a range of production techniques. We have teams of engineering superstars that ensure all our lines keep running, teams that test products using advanced testing methods and equipment, teams that introduce new products, artwork and packaging, teams that constantly look for ways to challenge the status quo to optimise and tune our processes and teams that receive, prepare and ship our products across the globe to our customers. As we grow there are so many opportunities to grow your career with us and join our really diverse team. Want to make a difference? Want career options not just a job?View jobs
Our Regulatory Affairs group ensure that our medicinal products meet the most rigorous standards set by regulatory bodies around the world. Using their excellent pharmaceutical knowledge, in-depth understanding of the global regulations and legislations and a keen eye for detail, our specialists complete the pre-market authorisation processes and the post-marketing activities to allow Douglas to launch new products and keep these in the market around the world. Are you the best in your field? Now come be the best in ours.View jobs
Supply Chain and Logistics
We have a strong focus on creating an integrated global supply chain management system that relies on transparent and innovative processes to accomplish the organisational vision. From the importing of raw material, robots and finished product, and the export of pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals everything is seamlessly planned and executed. This is achieved by integrating our suppliers to ensure we provide globally competitive manufactured products. Our competitive advantage and reputation is based on consistently proving our ability to deliver quality, safe products on time and in full. For us, success is determined by our suppliers and customers; our outstanding growth is testament to both their support and satisfaction.View jobs
We’re responsible for giving our people the support, advice and systems they need to deliver the best possible service and products to our customers. We’re looking towards the future to find the most innovative solutions and the most effective ways of working. As our business grows there’s no shortage of opportunities for you to bring your clever ideas and work with other experts to really make your mark in roles across Information Technology, Finance, Human Resources, Legal and Programme Management.View jobs
Sales, Marketing and Customer Services
Relationship builders, problem solvers, business growers – we’re responsible for developing new markets, launching new products, satisfying customer needs and growing revenue for the Douglas Group here in New Zealand and around the globe. Our teams across Marketing, Sales and Customer Services help put a face to our brands and we’re an ambitious bunch on a mission to grow our market share because we know our products are the best. We listen to our customers and leverage data to find opportunities to make our customers even happier.View jobs