Coordinator, Operations Pharmaceutical

Lake County, IL, United States
Sep 18, 2020
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

  • Understands production scheduling and work flow, material control, quality, Good Manufacturing Practices, component ID and safety as part of job duties. Utilizes computers to manage the weekly schedule, move manufacturing equipment/material, interface with equipment or input/track quality data. Identifies and reports problems, generally requiring minimal analysis.
  • Makes decisions to terminate processes or requires management intervention where personal safety or product quality may be jeopardized. Monitors machinery, equipment, and operator activities ensuring that products are manufactured according to specifications. Monitors operation of machinery or equipment to detect malfunctions, the need for minor adjustments or the need for maintenance.
  • Ensures equipment set ups, adjustments, cleans, and change overs are completed accurately and in a timely manner. Understands written and electronic manufacturing procedures and initiates changes to those documents and instructions as required to maintain their accuracy and effectiveness.
  • Communicates in a clear, timely manner to coworkers, supervisors, or customers one-on-one or in a small group. Provides training and direction to Operators, Sr. Operators, and Group Leaders. Performs verifications and documentation reviews to ensure all documents are filled out correctly.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the applicable safety standards and practices required in the manufacture of products through personal work habits. Schedules and supports maintenance activity within the production area. Effectively works to resolve problems within functional area. Supports product development efforts and provides technical information as necessary.
  • Provides guidance, information and answers to technical and non-technical questions in a courteous and tactful manner.

  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • At least 5 years of experience in a manufacturing and/or mechanical operations environment is required.
  • Knowledge of basic math, strong leadership and interpersonal skills and the capability to effectively employ advanced computer skills.
  • Knowledge of applicable regulations and standards affecting Pharmaceutical Products (e.g. CFR 210/211, cGMP) specifically, knowledge of regulations and standards affecting pharmaceutical manufacturing.

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At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.