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General Maint Mechanic (SLC West) Wed- Sat, 5AM - 3:30 PM

Date: Nov 18, 2022

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, US, 84116

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who are we?

If you’re like people at Teva, you dare to be different. We’re making well-being a way of life for our customers and our colleagues. Join us in helping to make healthcare more accessible to more patients while supporting one of the most innovative teams in the industry.

Teva’s Salt Lake City, Utah production site (s) are two of our complex manufacturing and supply chain operations. Our East site is located at our facility in Research Park, near the University of Utah (Address: 577 Chipeta Way, Salt Lake City, Utah. 84108) & our West Site is located near Salt Lake City International Airport (Address: 4745 Wiley Post Way, Salt Lake City, Utah. 84116).

We are strengthening and adding to our critical teams with great talent and capabilities: Teva, a global organization with a brand of evolving success. Be part of it!

We offer a competitive benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription coverage starting on the first day. We also offer Disability and Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 6% match on the 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and Tuition Assistance.

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 have 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

This position is responsible for operating, maintaining and supporting a pharmaceutical manufacturing facility through scheduling and performing all related activities and associated projects compliance with all regulatory requirements and company policies and procedures.

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. 

•    Responsible for conducting regular inspections and perform preventative maintenance for facilities, equipment, and systems.
•    Responsible for maintaining logs and records to support operation and maintenance of critical systems and ensure effective operation and cGMP compliance of all equipment and buildings. 
•    Responsible for operating and maintaining the central utilities plant for the site including high pressure steam and water boilers, centrifugal chillers, pumping systems, large cooling towers, air handling units, air compressors, purified water systems, waste water treatment systems, and other related support equipment.
•    Responsible for maintaining the buildings and grounds as required keeping them in the best condition possible.  
•    Responsible for responding to service calls during and after regular working hours, troubleshoot and complete in-house repairs throughout the facility and coordinate outside contractor support as necessary while providing support and backup for manufacturing, and other maintenance activities.
•    Responsible for working during scheduled plant shutdown days.
•    Responsible for completing all training requirements and maintaining compliance with all training assignments.   
•    Responsible for maintaining work areas and performing job functions in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company policies and procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP’s) and  Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and work order instructions. 
•    Responsible for performing additional related duties as assigned.


•    Requires High School Diploma or equivalent with a minimum of 5 years facility maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment with preference in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical or food processing industries.
•    Requires working knowledge of operation, maintenance and repair of plant utility systems.
•    Requires experience and proficiency to secure Boiler Operator (High Pressure) certification and/or electrical licenses; prefer already licensed.
•    Requires knowledge of and experience with HVAC and plumbing systems

•    Basic computer skills with working knowledge of MS Office products (additional experience with systems such as LMS, ERP, etc. preferred).
•    Ability to receive instruction and follow directions.
•    Ability to interact positively with co-workers and management while working alone or in team setting.
•    Ability to communicate effectively with written and oral communication skills.
•    Ability to read, write and use complicated drawings.

Problem Solving:
•    Works on assignments that are routine to semi-routine in nature where the ability to recognize deviation from accepted practice is required.
•    Exercises judgment within specifically defined practices and policies and selects methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.
•    Normally receives general instruction on routine work and detailed instruction on new assignments.
•    May be asked to recommend methods and procedures for problem resolution.



Sub Function

Equipment Maintenance Technical Specialty

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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.

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