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Lyophilization (Freeze-dry) Technician

Teva Pharmaceuticals Irvine, CA

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

Teva is searching for a Lyophilization (Freeze Dryer) subject matter expert to join our team in Irvine!  As a Maintenance Tech III (Freeze Dryer), you are an integral part of the Utilities Maintenance team at the Irvine, CA facility. This key position focuses on diagnosing, repairing and maintaining our key HVAC assets including our critical freeze dryers. As our site Lyophilizer specialist, you will oversee all refrigeration equipment including the mechanical operation, controls, electrical and mechanical installation, equipment optimization, effective/efficient equipment operation, electrical/electronic systems, and preventive maintenance.

You will:

  • Complete and understand training requirements as identified by the Group Leader and/or the Teva training department. This includes all SOPs referring to the production or facilities equipment, maintenance documentation procedures, safety, cGMPs and equipment operational parameter SOPs.
  • Be responsible for understanding and reviewing the proper use of maintenance documentation required under cGMPs.  Examples include: proficient with the site CMMS/Maintenance Work Order system, the CSCR system, Preventative Maintenance Documentation forms, SOP documentation, and the use of Equipment Log Books.
  • Complete assignments in a timely manner from detailed engineering drawings, specifications, logic diagrams, schematics, verbal and written instruction.
  • Review and write purchase requisitions for equipment requirements. 
  • Coordinate projects with vendors and suppliers involving close coordination and supervision with the responsible Maintenance Group Leader, Supervisor, and Manager, along with the Engineering, QA/QC and Validation departments.
  • Complete emergency repairs when necessary to offset downtime and production delays.
  • Monitor the work of outside contractors when installing, repairing or investigating equipment within the facility, ensuring contractors and suppliers are providing the site with quality services.
  • Be available for emergency call-backs as required and flexible with work hours including holidays or plant shutdowns.
  • Work with MRO Materials Management team for timely procurement and acquisition of parts needed for freeze dryer repairs and maintenance.
  • Follow Teva Safety, Health, and Environmental policies and procedures. Adhering to safety codes and guidelines for one’s self and others throughout the plant. 
  • Support the generation of preventive maintenance work orders; track timely completion of preventative maintenance schedule and corrective maintenance backlog.
Company Description
Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed
to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at
the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine
cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions
for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are
continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty
medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business
development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier
lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

Teva Pharmaceuticals

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Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the world's largest generic medicines producer, committed to improving health and increasing access to quality health solutions worldwide. Our employees are at the core of our success, with colleagues in over 80 countries delivering the world's largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we've built a promising pipeline centered around our core therapeutic areas. We are continually developing patient-centric solutions and significantly growing both our generic and specialty medicines business through investment in research and development, marketing, business development and innovation. This is how we improve health and enable people to live better, healthier lives. Join us on our journey of growth!

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9201 Jeronimo Rd.

Irvine, CA
USA

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