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Automation Specialist Co-Op (6 months)

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

Embark on a future with an international pharmaceuticals company, contributing your creative energy to high-impact projects from the moment you arrive through the course of this 12-week experience. You will take part in meaningful work and real-life projects that will help you grow both professionally and personally throughout the program.

Location: West Chester, PA - Onsite

Length: 6 months

Schedule: You must be available to work a 40-hour work week for 6 months, starting in June. 

Pay:  $15.00 per hour.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • During the 6 month program, you will gain in-depth insights into the department.
  • Supported by a mentor and experienced colleagues, you will be directly involved in our daily business and be assigned tasks within diverse projects.
  • Develop familiarity with automated systems to support laboratory activities
  • Gain knowledge on application of automated liquid handling in ligand-binding assay-based bioanalytical method
  • Working on the Hamilton Star you will design a bioanalytical workflow, design a workspace/deck, program liquid transfers, import worklists and define liquid classes
  • Complete basic maintenance on automated systems.
  • Maintain electronic notebooks to record findings.
  • Execute testing of the method in collaboration with other scientists and the manager.
  • Communicate findings to the automation group and other teams through presentations and discussions.


  • Currently enrolled in undergraduate, or graduate (preferred) program of study in Biomedical Engineering or related field. 
  • Fundamental understanding of programming or scripting languages ie C++, MatLab
  • Experience with setting up and operating automated instrumentation
  • Strong time management and communication skills

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. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to  support you throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience. 

Inclusion & Diversity at Teva

Empowering our diverse employee base and creating an inclusive culture is both a business imperative and an opportunity to bring us closer to our patients, our partners and our communities. Teva employees respect and embrace a diverse range of experiences, capabilities and perspectives that connect us to new insights and opportunities, while building a more inclusive culture for all. We strive to enable a work environment where all employees can feel engaged and know they are making an important contribution to improving health and making people feel better.


Posted: 2021-03-30 Expires: 2021-06-05

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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