Lead Visual Inspection Technician

  • Location: Morrisville, NC
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #37087

This is a great opportunity to join a growing pharmaceutical manufacturer with career advancement opportunities and excellent benefits! 2 Shifts are open, one on first and one on second!

Pay: $30/hr-$39/hr


Schedule: Mon-Fri

1st shift: 7am-3:30pm

2nd shift: 3pm-10:30pm

Type of Job: Full Time – Direct Hire


The Lead Visual Inspection Technician handles and inspects manufactured products by following standard operation procedures (SOPs) and batch records in accordance with current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs).


  • Conducts visual inspection of sterile products in vials and pre-filled syringes in accordance with regulatory agency guidelines.
  • Visually identifies debris, air lines, and other defects in sterile products.
  • Documents activities in real time on controlled documentation and legibly, per SOPs and cGMPs.
  • Performs component counting and basic math calculations.
  • Performs cleaning of rooms, tools and equipment.
  • Performs specific visual inspections per SOPs.
  • Ensures product meets appearance specifications before sending the product for packaging.
  • Performs bulk packaging for product vials for shipment to another facility.

Physical Demands:

  • Able to lift up 50lbs with assistance
  • 20/20 correctable near-sighted vision in both eyes, tested annually


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required. Associate’s degree preferred.
  • 2 plus years of relevant experience required.
  • cGMP or prior work experience in a regulated environment preferred.
  • Prior pharmaceutical or CDMO experience preferred.

This job description is a complete list of all desired skills but not all are required. We strongly encourage candidates who have some of the skills to apply. We look forward to a conversation to learn more about you!

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Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Information

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