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Engineering/Maintenance Tech II

Date: Sep 8, 2022

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, US, 00000

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Who are we?

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 currently seeking a talented and innovative Engineering/Maintenance Tech II to join our Maintenance department located at our Cincinnati, Ohio facility.

The hours for the role are Monday to Friday 7A-330P

As an Engineering/Maintenance Tech II, you will:

  • Be an integral part of a Positive, Motivated Industrial Maintenance Team – Focused on Equipment Reliability, and Continuously Strengthening Skillset(s) & Knowledge, in order to reduce equipment downtime, and increase Overall Equipment Effectiveness.
  • Troubleshoot and repair the Packaging equipment, this would include but is not limited to; Bosch Flow wrappers, Uhlmann Cartoners and Thermoformers, Casepackers, Palletizers, Bottling equipment, Vision Inspection Systems, electrical, pneumatic and mechanical evaluation and repairs
  • Work in a GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices) TEMPERATURE CONTROLLED, Clean Facility, that prioritizes a Safe work environment. 
  • Receive a very COMPETITIVE Shift Differential for Weekend Shift Schedule. 
  •  Be Engaged & Goal Driven, aspiring to be successful at your craft, enabling balanced workloads amongst the team. 
  • Perform Preventive and Predictive maintenance based on the established schedules. This would include but is not limited to; Routine Preventative Maintenance Activities, Ultrasound Air Leak Surveys, IR Scans, Vibration Monitoring.
  • Be effective and proactive in supporting the Operations department, by Troubleshooting Equipment Issues, and working with Technicians to increase Equipment Uptime. 
  • Work with a Continuous Improvement, and Root Cause Problem Solving Mindset, focusing on Equipment & Process Reliability, motivating others to strive for success. 
  • Utilize the Strengths & Knowledge of your team to aid in the further development of your skillset, while sharing your Strengths / Knowledge with the team, to further develop their skillset, and continue to strengthen a Multi-Skilled Packaging Maintenance Team. 
  • Execute both Routine & Non-Routine Work Order(s) in a timely manner, with proper documentation, both written & data entry. 
  • Adhere to established policies, procedures and Standard Operating Procedures. 
  • Other duties as required by management

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Perform critical systems operation duties, troubleshoot equipment, and process problems with the ability to resolve quickly and correctly.  Expedite repair through hands-on and allocating the department's physical and personnel resources including contractors.

Execute the installation, preventive maintenance, emergency repairs and modifications/upgrades of hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical, electronic, and mechanical systems related to facility systems.  Assist and consult other technicians on technical issues used in troubleshooting equipment.

Ensure cGMP guidelines, safety procedures, and SOP's are followed at all times

Maintain a 5S/clean work area in all facility/mechanical rooms adhering to all housekeeping regulations

Train and instruct, per SOP's and related documents, technicians in the maintenance and operation of equipment and all other job functions within assigned areas under the guidance of Maintenance management

Effectively work with the maintenance organization and maintenance management on a day-to-day basis while being able to shift priorities at any given moment

Effectively communicate with groups outside of maintenance, such as production, quality and logistic teams

Complete logbooks, PM's, and work orders and ensure all entries are complete, accurate, and correct

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Assist maintenance management with recommendations pertaining to equipment upgrades, maintenance, enhancements, analysis of operation parameters of equipment and processes, and other requirements to support manufacturing operations

Support smooth execution of projects within facility areas and ensure that all systems maintain their validated state

Support the implementation of change controls and support the investigations related to the equipment and systems including root cause analysis investigations

Responsible for completing all training requirements and maintaining 100% compliance with all 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), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and Batch Record instructions 

Position Requirements

  • Education Required: High School Diploma, GED or equivalent
  • Experience Required 3 years minimum of working experience in a maintenance individual contributor capacity.  Pharmaceutical Packaging experience NOT REQUIRED, all Industrial Maintenance / Technical Training and/or working experience in a trade will be considered, Manufacturing / Production Maintenance Experience Preferred. 
  • Education Preferred: Professional Certification(s), Associates or Technical Degree
  • Experience Preferred:  2 years Pharmaceutical packaging experience; 2+ years in Manufacturing / Production, working as part of an industrial maintenance team. Electrical experience (AC/DC, High/Low Voltage, Control Systems), PLC, PC, pneumatics preferred. Troubleshooting & Critical Thinking ability highly preferred. 
  • Specialized or Technical knowledge, licenses, certifications needed: Proficient in basic computer applications including MS Office and internet tools. Willingness to develop proficiency in CMMS
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals USA requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment. As required by applicable law, however, Teva will consider requests for reasonable accommodations.

Already Working @TEVA?

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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.