Operations Engineer

Lake County, Illinois
Jun 08, 2021
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 Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.


The Project Coordinator’s primary function is to develop, execute, and manage assigned projects and programs in a compliant manner and within budget. The Project Coordinator will drive multiple projects while working directly with key stakeholders and leaders.   This role is accountable for managing/coordinating projects that have compliance and budgetary impact to the business. This role has impact by improvement and optimization programs with stakeholders           


•Drive continuous improvements and participate in continuous improvement initiatives led by colleagues
•Identify innovative ideas and solutions to maximize business opportunities to address challenges in assigned areas of responsibility
•Creates impact with ideas for the larger organization and anticipates and responds to changes
•Act as a credible and respected role model and resource among peers for onboarding/training new employees
•Responsible for managing and coordinating schedules and budgets for projects and initiatives
•Works with internal and external resource contacts to coordinate resources needed to deliver on project plans, such as meetings and events
•Provides direct support of the organization supporting the leadership team
•Acquire, maintain and track data on various projects, including metrics and timely reporting
•Manages stakeholder relationships and expectations



•Bachelor degree preferred and/or equivalent years of experience. 2+ years of overall experience
•Project management skills requiring minimal supervision preferred
•Strong leadership skills to effectively manage within a matrix environment a plus
•Strong communication, interpersonal, and computer skills
•Basic understanding of AbbVie’s organization and logistics model preferred

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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.