14 days old

Lead Tech, Production

Cincinnati, OH 45202
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 Lead Technician to join our team in Cincinnati, OH!
This position performs operational, administrative, and logistical activities in support of the manufacturing/packaging of drug products and provides supervisory level leadership to indirect reports.

The preferred candidate blends working knowledge equipment and processes with an understanding of lean concepts to drive a culture of ownership and continuous improvement.


Shift: Monday Thursday 8pm 6:30am


All areas of responsibility listed below are essential to the satisfactory performance of this position by any incumbents with reasonable accommodation if necessary. Any non-essential functions are assumed to be included in other related duties or assignments.
 Provide routine One-on-One feedback to individuals on the team
 Provide input to shift supervisor regarding individual/team performance
 Perform production duties in area/line
 Lead Root Cause Problem Solving (RCPS) sessions to drive continuous performance and quality improvement
 Review and approve shift reports In CDC Factory on a daily basis
 Create, implement and execute a quarterly improvement plan for area/line
 Work with Maintenance to predict and prevent unplanned downtime
 Generate work orders as required for maintenance support
 Remediate and acknowledge BAS alarms
 Initiate quality investigations and execute CAPAs (Corrective and Preventative Actions)
 Perform reviews and approvals of completed batch records
 Ensure all appropriate training requirements are assigned in LMS
 Maintain a flexible work force through cross-training
 Utilize daily direction setting to achieve area goals and determine need for overtime
 Act as first responder to safety and quality events
 Provide input to shop floor schedule
 Assist supervision with vacation scheduling
 Performs job functions in accordance with company policies and procedures, Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP's), and Batch Record instructions
 Perform additional related duties as assigned


 This role requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Associates or technical degree preferred.
 4 years of experience in a regulated industry required. Pharma, Nutraceuticals, Food or similar preferred.
 Ability to motivate and lead others required. Previous experience in a leadership, lead, or supervisor role preferred.
 Experience working with blister packaging a plus.
 Computer proficiency with knowledge of automated systems (i.e. ERP, SAP) preferred
 Self-directed with ability to organize and prioritize work required
 Ability to communicate effectively with written defined practices and policies and selects methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Ability to proactively recommend methods and procedures for problem resolution

Physical Requirements:
 Required to routinely wear personal protective equipment such as safety shoes, safety glasses, powered air purifying respirator, gloves, etc.
 May be required to stand for prolonged periods of time
 Ability to occasionally lift or move heavy objects up to 50 pounds

Sub Function
Tevas Equal Employment Opportunity Commitment
Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.


Posted: 2020-02-04 Expires: 2020-03-17

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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