P.J. Flanagan - NRT Patch Operator at GSK Dungarvan

NRT Patch Operator at GSK Dungarvan

Nationality

Irish

Work category

Pharmaceutical and Science

Education

Bachelor/Degree

Profile Activity

I am very motivated to help in the production of product in a very safe and efficient manner .I work very well as part of a team but work equally as well on my own. I was part of a team that was successful in increasing Yield and OEE and the introduction of 5s.Quality is very important to me.

P.J. Flanagan's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

GSK Dungarvan - NRT Patch Operator

Joined GSK in July 2010 to help with the development and training of the operators and to passed on my vast experience with the Transdermal Patch to the staff of GSK as we went into commercial production .This has been a great success as we have gone from making 22 million patches in 2010 to be on target to make over 65 million in 2011.

2004 - 2010

Johnson & Johnson/ Alza Ireland - production Line Lead

Manufacturer of the Nicotine Transdermal Patch
2004 - July 2010; A leading manufacturer of Transdermal patches including Nicotine and Fentanyl
As Line lead for the last 3 years my key responsibilities were,
Room management
People management
Machine operation
Quality of product
Optimizing Yield and OEE
Shadow Supervisor when required
Ensuring all documentation was completed correctly and online quality checks completed

Key Skills
Supervisor
2004 - 2007

Johnson & Johnson/ Alza Ireland - Operator

A leading manufacturer of Transdermal patches including Nicotine and Fentanyl
I was an Operator working on both Mixing and Final Packaging lines . I joined Alza in 2004 and started on the Packaging line , when fully trained I moved to the Mixing and Extruding line which was in the start up phase. I trained there for 4 months , at that point the I had the task of training new operators as we were going into full production . I successfully trained 8 operators which enabled me to apply for a Line Lead position which I got .

1989 - 2004

Ranbaxy - Operator

Warehouse Operator from September 1989 to September 1999
Compression/Granulation/Blending September 1999- September2004

P.J. Flanagan's Education and Qualifications

1989

Bachelor/Degree - leaving cert,

Cashel

1989

Bachelor/Degree - leaving cert,

Cashel

Second Level -

P.J. Flanagan's Additional Information