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Facilities Operator - 12 month contract

Date: Nov 8, 2021

Location: Stouffville, Ontario, CA, L4A 1H5

Company: Teva Pharmaceuticals

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

We are currently seeking a Facilities Operator to join the Teva Canada team for a 12 month contract (6am-2:15pm).

Under the direction of the Manager, Maintenance and within one’s area(s) of qualification and / or certification, provides maintenance support for equipment, utilities, systems and facilities to enhance productivity, quality and safety. Performs a variety of tasks, including, but not limited to: installation, modification, repair, fabrication, preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, set-up, commissioning or execution of protocols, in accordance with established SOPs, GMP and EH&S requirements.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:


  • Perform repairs to facilities such as painting, drywall repairs, floor repairs and other general activities within the plant.  Activities are aimed at maintaining the required condition of the GMP rooms and production areas.
  • To assist with contractors when required.  These activities will require management of vendors for door repairs, Dycem matt repairs, working with other contractors such as building monitoring asystem
  • Perform safe operational checks on equipment and systems. Detect and investigate variance in performance of equipment, utilities, systems and/ or facilities to ensure proper functioning, identifying concerns as required.  Knowledge of applicable codes / standards.
  • Identify an OEM or spare part by consulting machine manuals when required.  Communicate with supervisor about a purchase prior to initiating a purchase request.  Creates work orders in CMMS and maintains work orders.  Follows TEVA purchasing guidelines.
  • Support with approved room modifications and improvements throughout the plant. 
  • Complete and maintain current training and awareness of related legislated codes, EH&S procedures, SOPs and GMP requirements. Completes ongoing training to respond to technology changes at the Site, as well as improving knowledge of facilities, systems and equipment.  Completes on going training to maintain licenses / certificates.  Completes all assigned training pertaining to SOP’s, EHS, and GMP on the computerized training system on time.  Stays abreast of all legislative codes related to job function.


  • Required: High School Diploma or equivalent. Preferred: Technician/technologist certification
  • Minimum three (3) years of technical or maintenance experience and/or educational experience in pharmaceutical or other GMP environment. Preferred: 5 years’ experience in pharmaceutical maintenance
  • Proficiency in the use of tools, equipment, and measuring/ calibration/diagnostic devices; BAS, CMMS, PLC, E-mail, Windows
  • GMP knowledge highly desired
  • Familiarity with facility, critical systems, manufacturing and packaging equipment



Sub Function


Reports To

Manager, Maintenance/Engineering

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