Production Operator
Full-Time Production Operator at Argenta
Available Openings: 6
Apply By: August 1, 2023
Industry: Permanent
Pay Type: Hourly
Compensation: na
Education Level: High School

At Argenta, we believe that the journey of healthier animals begins with human relationships. We partner with companies around the globe interested in advancing animal health. As a company we pride ourselves on the uniqueness of our development and manufacturing abilities and the skills and qualities of our employees. Argenta is a New Zealand owned company that currently operates in New Zealand, the United States, Scotland, and Germany. We have a great opportunity for an entry level and experienced Production Operators. You will have high integrity with the ability to make sound decisions to ensure the high-quality manufacture of our Animal Health products.


Operating assembly, packing, and labelling equipment, performing in-process checks to ensure products are manufactured to a high quality. Troubleshooting mechanical problems and providing feedback to Engineer. Maintaining a high level of housekeeping and cleanliness within the production area. Ensuring all equipment used is cleaned, calibrated, and lubricated between batches. Production batch documentation is completed accurately and in compliance to cGMP standards. This is a 4/10 scheduled position. The position is Monday - Thursday either 6a-4:30p or 4p-2:30a. We are currently offering a $500 sign-on bonus for the 4p-2:30a shift and it is provided a shift differential of $2 per hour. Overtime and weekend hours may be necessary.


Past production/manufacturing background in an GMP environment is strongly preferred. Have a good understanding of Health & Safety practices and a commitment to safety. At least 3 years manufacturing experience in pharmaceutical / animal health, food or related industry is preferred but not required. Great communication skills – both written and verbal. Mechanical aptitude. This position is subject to a DEA background check post offer and at regular intervals. This position is also required to complete a post offer drug test. Both the background and drug test must comply with company standards or offers of employment will be rescinded. You will also be someone who is aligned with our company values of “Win As a Team”, “Commitment”, “Doing it Right First Time” and is “Driven by Innovation”. We pride ourselves on the uniqueness of our development and manufacturing abilities and the skills and qualities of our team.


Contact: Michelle Rurup
141 E. Riverside Dr.
Fort Dodge, Iowa, Iowa 50501
United States
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