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Senior Production Supervisor (Friday-Sunday, 6am-6:30pm)

Date: Jun 9, 2021

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, US, 84116

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

Company Info

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.

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

Teva Pharmaceuticals is looking to fill a Senior Production Supervisor role at our West site in Salt Lake City, Utah. This position is responsible for providing direct supervision to Operators in the manufacturing and/or packaging of product by ensuring they have the tools, resources and training needed to perform work and meet production schedules in compliance with all regulatory requirements, company policies and procedures.


West Site Address:
4745 Wiley Post Way, Salt Lake City, Utah. 84116


Shift: Friday-Sunday, 6am-6:30pm


Responsibilities & Duties:

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.

• In Manufacturing - Responsible for overseeing various manufacturing operations such as dispensing, blending, assembly, wash bay, fluid bed, etc. to meet production schedules and performance goals.
• In Packaging – Responsible for overseeing up to 7 packaging lines and various processes to meet production schedules and performance goals.
• Responsible for the daily performance management and development of direct reports.
• Responsible for ensuring all in formation is communicated during shift changeovers including production schedule status, current issues and daily work assignments.
• Responsible for ensuring that training documentation is maintained and current to verify that Operators are trained and certified to perform their assigned work activities through Performance Based Training (PBT) and operations are only performed by those with appropriate training.
• Responsible for executing assigned continuous improvement initiatives (Operational Excellence).
• Responsible for performing verification of completed line clearances and signing off batch records, rooms, equipment, etc. as required.
• Responsible for evaluating work in progress and resolving production, quality, equipment and other issues by working with appropriate departments and making real time decisions in response to unexpected events.
• Responsible for writing, reviewing and/or approving Standard Operating Procedures, Work Instructions, etc. required to operate assigned area (manufacturing or packaging).
• Responsible for supporting and assisting with investigations into production anomalies and laboratory results that do not meet expected standards.
• 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.
• Responsible for performing additional related duties as assigned.


• Requires Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in a scientific discipline.
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in a manufacturing related industry (required).
• Experience in pharmaceutical production with experience in the production of oral solid dosage forms (preferred).
• Experience with cGMP and other industry regulatory requirements as they relate to the production of pharmaceutical products and associated quality systems (preferred).
• Minimum of 2 years of leadership/supervisory experience within a manufacturing environment (preferred).


• Computer proficiency with MS Office products, Learning Management Systems (LMS), ERP systems such as SAP or Oracle and manufacturing/quality systems such as Trackwise and Qdocs.



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