Packaging Support Manager

Lake County, Illinois
Jul 09, 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.


•Assist teams in troubleshooting manufacturing issues. Provide technical knowledge and training to efficiently produce the highest quality products.
•Support packaging by managing the process of investigating exceptions and implementing effective CAPA's.
•Manage all aspects of technical training for new and existing packaging personnel. Manage the development of training content including new product introduction and process development.
•Drive Continuous improvement within packaging to identify cost savings, standard cost reductions and environmental improvements.
•Develop and implement business strategies to reduce cost, lead identification and recommendations of actions that adapt and transform the organization to meet changing business needs.
•Develop and manage staff through hiring, managing performance, developing talent, and providing clear expectations.
•With staff and input from other organizations, able to synthesize action plans, timelines and budgets for project and product goals.



•Bachelor's degree in Science, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Business Administration. Five years of experience in a manufacturing facility, preferably in Packaging.
•Business acumen coupled with functional leadership experience is required to drive high performance in a complex manufacturing operations.
•Strong analytical capabilities, ability to work cross-functionally, communicate effectively, and execute.

Significant Work Activities
Yes, 5 % of the Time
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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.