23 days old

Associate Director Site Engineering

Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Company Info

Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the worlds 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 worlds largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and weve 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!


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.). This position is located at our facility in the International Center, near the Salt Lake City International Airport (4745 Wiley Post Way, 84116). For more on Teva, check us out at www.tevapharm.com or www.tevausa.com.



This position has site responsibility for Engineering, Maintenance, Calibration, associated contract services, management of the departments operating budget and the support of capital budgets.  This position will lead production equipment procurement, installation and qualification.



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.

  • Responsible to oversee the operation and maintenance of the production equipment at the site. 
  • Responsible for directing the activities associated with all equipment related capital projects at the site\. 
  • Responsible for ensuring equipment used in manufacturing meet the operating, qualification and maintenance standards required by the site and corporate procedures and FDA and cGMPs guidance.
  • Responsible for managing the validation of all facilities and utility systems.
  • Responsible for supporting all quality and regulatory audits at the site and ensuring compliance within the Engineering Department.
  • Responsible for employee management and development.
  • 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 (cGMPs), Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Batch Record instructions.
  • Responsible for performing additional related duties as assigned.



Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience that fulfills the requirements of the position will be considered.



  • Requires a Bachelors degree in an engineering discipline or equivalent with a minimum of 10 years relevant experience in equipment engineering in a regulated environment.
  • Requires experience in a pharmaceutical plant manufacturing pharmaceutical products.
  • Requires experience with purchase, installation and qualification of capital equipment.
  • Experience with budget and project management tools is preferred. 
  • Requires experience with and an in-depth knowledge of cGMP and other applicable industry regulatory requirements as they relate to the production of pharmaceutical products and   associated quality systems.


  • Computer proficiency with comprehensive working knowledge of MS Office products, Learning Management Systems (LMS), ERP system such as SAP or Oracle and manufacturing/quality systems such as Trackwise and Qdocs.
  • Self-directed with ability to organize and prioritize work.
  • Ability to motivate, influence and lead others with and/or without direct supervisory authority.
  • Ability to positively manage conflict, provide difficult feedback and negotiate resolution.
  • Ability to build and maintain collaborative relationships between teams, departments and business units.
  • Ability to demonstrate sound judgment and decision making.
  • Ability to identify the developmental needs of others and provide coaching, mentoring and encouragement to help others improve their knowledge or skills.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to interact positively and collaborate with co-workers, management and external partners.
  • Ability to analyze information and create metrics relevant to the business objectives.
  • Project management and advanced presentation skills preferred.

Problem Solving:

  • Proactively works on problems of a complex scope where evaluation of contributing factors requires the analysis of situations or data and an in-depth knowledge and evaluation of various known and unknown factors.
  • Seeks out all resources when selecting methods and techniques for obtaining results.
  • Acts independently and proactively to direct method and procedure for problem resolution.



Posted: 2019-11-12 Expires: 2019-12-30

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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Associate Director Site Engineering

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Salt Lake City, UT 84111

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