Packing (Shift) Supervisors

  • Douglas Pharmaceuticals Fiji
  • Nadi, Fiji
  • Nov 08, 2019
Full time Health Care & Medical

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required

Douglas Pharmaceuticals Fiji Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of New Zealand’s largest privately-owned pharmaceutical company, with a modem pharmaceutical manufacturing, and research facility in Nadi, Fiji.

We are seeking to recruit Packing (Shift) Supervisors to provide support to our Packing Department.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in the setting of department goals and development of plans and Methods to achieve those goals.
  • Plan, organize and schedule daily, weekly, and monthly production.
  • Ensure start-up of shift each day in packing. All equipment should be set properly and department should be checked to determine what areas are in need of 5L.
  • Maintain upkeep of equipment in packing. A walk through of department should be done daily to inspect all equipment. Schedule needed maintenance on all equipment. Trouble shoot equipment when needed.
  • Develop and maintain department budgets. Responsible for controlling the inventory of all supplies, parts, tools and equipment to meet established goals.
  • Ensure that all personnel under his/her supervision are properly trained in efficient and safe work methods and procedures, observe safe work practices, and follow all company and safety rules.
  • Responsible for accuracy, maintaining an on-time distribution of all department files, records, reports and forms.
  • Maintain a current knowledge of all company policies, goals, and procedures, and communicate to and enforce consistently with all employees.
  • Responsible for developing improvement methods and tracking in areas of costs, quality, safety, and production.
  • Maintains a positive, productive, teamwork environment built on integrity and ethical behavior. 


  • Tertiary Qualification in operations/management or related field
  • Minimum of 3-5 years manufacturing environment.
  • Proven supervision skills & demonstrated leadership experience
  • Competent with Microsoft packages and basic e-mail.
  • SAP knowledge would be an added advantage. 

All applications (application letter, passport size photo, & CV) should be addressed to:

Human Resource Department

Douglas Pharmaceuticals Fiji Limited

Private Mail Bag

Madi Airport

E-mail info(

Applications close: 15 November 2019

(Note: Only short-listed applications will be contacted)

Job Functions

Warehouse Officers and Staff


Healthcare & Medical  



Job open to:

Fiji Residents Only