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Company Info
Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!
Job Description

Teva is searching for a Production Inspector to join our team in Irvine, CA!

The Inspector manually inspects filled finished product containers for injection and removes any container whose contents shows evidence of contamination with visible foreign matter or other defects that have been established by the company's SOP's and inspection training.


You will:

  • Learn and apply the different inspection techniques needed to become a certified inspector for the different types of products in the different types of containers and container sizes (examples are: Emulsions, Suspensions, Lyophilized, and Liquid filled products in glass or polymer containers).
  • Learn to become a Certified Inspector and be able to setup, maintain, and operate the semi-automatic inspection machine (Dabrico).
  • During inspection, remove and discard product that exhibits evidence of a defect type which has been established in the SOPs and training.  Tally the defects by classification and record final results in the batch record.
  • Ensure production levels are maintained. Maintain communication between leads, shifts, and Quality Assurance for high quantity of defects found during inspection or if an unusual defect type is found.
  • Perform daily in-house cleaning during the setup and or operation of the Production Lines and Dabrico semi-automated inspection machines.
  • Work in other areas of Packaging as required (i.e. hand packing, kit assembly).
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment while complying with all cGMPs and SOP's.
  • High school degree or equivalent required.
  • A minimum of 1 year related production experience required.
  • 20/20 vision with corrective lenses required.
  • Ability to lift up to 25 lbs. required.
  • Ability to pay close attention to detail required.
  • Ability to pass Inspector certification training/ testing required.
  • Experience as Material Handler preferred.
  • Previous inspector or pharmaceutical experience preferred.
  • Ability to demonstrate and comprehend product inspection techniques required.
  • Knowledge of cGMPs, Safety, SOP procedures and guidelines preferred.
  • Ability to follow instructions, production schedule and adapt to changes based on the company production demands required.
  • Ability to read, write and follow written instructions in English required. Good communication skills with co-workers, Quality Assurance and Management required.
  • Must be able to work independently during certification process and possible production activities.
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Posted: 2020-05-07 Expires: 2020-06-13

Join us at the forefront of pharmaceutical research and production. With state-of-the-art facilities, highly skilled colleagues, and a high-powered organizational culture, Teva offers you countless possibilities to make a real difference in people's lives and add value to your career.

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Irvine, CA 92606

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