AbbVie

2021 Operations Development Program

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, United States
Posted
Oct 27, 2020
Ref
2005639
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
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 www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

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 www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Operations Development Program Description

AbbVie's Operations Development Program (ODP) is a global three-year rotational leadership development program. Throughout the three diverse and challenging twelve-month rotations , the ODP member will develop exceptional functional and leadership traits by working on a wide range of projects while providing exposure to different leaders in the company. The program provides developmental experiences that places aspiring professionals on a fast track to future operations leadership opportunities at AbbVie.

You will spend three years as a full-time salary employee in the program, completing three separate professional work assignments geared towards the following potential opportunities:

  • Engineering
  • Manufacturing
  • Quality
  • Science & Technology
  • Purchasing and Supplier Management
  • Supply Chain


Qualifications

Basic Requirements
  • Completion of a degree in related discipline:
    • Bachelor's degree:
      • Engineering (Chemical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related)
      • Life Sciences (Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, or related)
    • Masters in Pharmacy
  • Strong academic performance, minimum cumulative GPA = 3.0/4.0
  • Must be authorized to work in the US on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship


Preferred Requirements • Excellent problem-solving, written, and verbal skills • Exceptional interpersonal, leadership and project management skills • Proven track record of teamwork, adaptability, innovation, initiative and integrity
  • Global mobility, flexibility and mindset


Locations

Global assignment opportunities are in the following countries for your 2 nd or 3 rd assignment:
  • Germany
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Puerto Rico
  • Singapore
  • United States (Worcester, MA and Lake County, IL)


Recruitment Process

AbbVie participates in a variety of on-campus events such as information sessions, career fairs, and on-campus interviews. Are you interested in joining us as a candidate for one of these events? Please check the career services schedules at your school for the recruiting event schedule. To be considered, applicants must apply to the Operations Development Program posting on their university job board and at www.careers.abbvie.com .

Recruitment Timeline
  • Recruiting begins in August and will continue until all positions are filled, typically in the late Winter timeframe.
  • We strongly consider AbbVie Interns as candidates for full-time Development Program opportunities.
  • If there is interest in your application, a member of our University Relations team will contact you to discuss next steps.


For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn. 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.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Travel
Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
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.