1+ months

Automation Engineer

Elizabeth, NJ 07201
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.  


For more on Teva, check us out at www.tevapharm.com or www.tevausa.com

This position will execute and support automation and continuous improvement projects focused on integration of process / plant automation systems integration for improved operational efficiency.


Essential Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Automation / Continuous Improvement Project Management focused on integration of plant automation systems into centralized Plant Information System (BMS).  Support of lean project initiatives, OEE implementation etc.
  • Automation Systems and BMS Systems Administration (Programming, Processor Upgrades, Controls Issues, Database Backup)
  • PLC/HMI programming for smaller scale projects and control system upgrades
  • Reviewing and auditing the automation design and procurement by controls integration firms.
  • Develop / Review electrical drawings of control panels and schematics.
  • Develop / Review automation user and functional requirements and detailed design documentation.
  • Develop Tags, I/O listings and instrument indexes for automation systems.
  • Loop tuning, process controls performance improvement.
  • Equipment Qualification Support for control systems testing.

Education Required:

  • Bachelor of Science degree



  • Minimum 2 Years experience required
  • Understanding of Process Controls and Systems Integration preferably associated with solid oral dose / packaging equipment (Fluid Bed Dryers, Coating Pans, Tablet Presses, High Speed Filling Lines)


Specialized or Technical Knowledge, Licenses, Certifications:

  • Independent, motivated individual with ability to deliver on and manage multiple projects
  • Experience with Allen Bradley PLCs and Wonderware InTouch software. (Control Logix, SLC/PLC5 RSLogix5/500, Industrial Application Server).
  • Ladder Logic Programming, High Level Language such as Visual Basic, Strong Computer Proficiency, Excel and Microsoft Word.
  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP and control networks (Ethernet IP, DH+, DeviceNet etc.) and database experience (Microsoft SQL Server, Industrial SQL) required


Physical Demand Requirement:

  • Ability to use a PC
  • Sitting, standing, walking in an industrial environment and light lifting
  • Ability to work in an office environment


Posted: 2019-10-17 Expires: 2020-01-04

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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