1st Shift Production Supervisor

Lake County, Illinois
Jan 12, 2022
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.

  • • Reviews daily production schedule and priorities to determine unit (suite) assignments and critical actions.
  • • Reviews all materials and batch records required to support shift and any off-shift needs for the day.
  • • Provides on the floor training to support formalized technical and cGMP training. Checks that operator training files match and support the processes they are required to carry out.
  • • Monitors operator training files and works with compliance specialist to keep files up to date.
  • • Works with QA and Subject Matter Expert (Tech Ops or Process Sciences) to resolve exceptions.
  • • Works with technology transfer team to incorporate new processes in the plant.
  • • Reviews new Batch records and SOPs.
  • • Provides supervision primarily to skilled nonexempt and junior level exempt employees. Acts as advisor to unit or sub-unit, becomes actively involved as required. Acts as mentor for less senior personnel.
  • • Evaluates staff performance.

  • • Requires a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent. • Five plus years’ experience in all aspects of manufacturing/ production processes
  • • Computer proficiency and scheduling experience required; good writing skills required.
  • • Familiarity with industrial automation (e.g., distributed control and PLC-based systems)
  • • Working knowledge of safety, quality systems, and cGMPs is required

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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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.