1+ months

Team Leader Production

Cincinnati, OH 45202
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


Teva is searching for a Production Team Leader to join our team in Cincinnati, OH!

The Production Team Leader provides indirect front line leadership in support of the manufacturing/packaging of drug products.  The preferred candidate drives a culture of compliance, ownership and continuous improvement by blending an understanding of lean concepts with a working knowledge of equipment, processes and systems.


Hours: Monday Thursday 8pm 6:30am


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.


You will:

  • Provide routine One-on-One feedback to individuals on the team, and to supervisor regarding individual/team performance
  • Perform production duties in area/line
  • Lead Root Cause Problem Solving (RCPS) sessions to drive continuous performance improvement
  • Implement and maintain lean, zero loss, and ownership culture to improve equipment and personnel efficiency
  • Challenge yourself and the team to achieve/exceed shift and department metrics
  • Create, implement and execute a quarterly plan for area/line
  • Work with Maintenance to predict and prevent unplanned downtime
  • Assist with quality investigations and CAPAs (Corrective and Preventative Actions)
  • Perform reviews and approvals of completed batch records
  • Create, revise, review and approve Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Complete all training requirements and maintain 100% team compliance with training assignments  
  • Assist with shop floor schedule planning and adherence, and need-for-overtime decisions
  • Perform job functions in accordance with company policies and procedures, Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), and Batch Record instructions
  • Perform additional related duties as assigned
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Associates or technical degree preferred
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in a highly regulated industry required
  • Previous experience in a direct or indirect leadership role strongly preferred
  • The ability to motivate and lead others required
  • Computer proficiency required, and knowledge of automated systems (i.e. ERP) preferred
  • Self-direction with ability to organize and prioritize work required
  • Ability to communicate effectively with written and oral communication skills required
  • Ability to interact positively with co-workers, team, and supervision required
  • Required to routinely wear personal protective equipment such as safety shoes, safety glasses, powered air purifying respirator, gloves, etc.
  • May be required to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Ability to lift or move heavy objects up to 50 pounds occasionally required
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Posted: 2020-04-24 Expires: 2020-06-22

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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