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Associate Director MS&T

Salt Lake City, UT 84111
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If youre like people at Teva, you dare to be different. Were making well-being a way of life for our customers and our colleagues. Join us in helping to make healthcare more accessible to more patients while supporting one of the most innovative teams in the industry. 


Tevas Salt Lake City, Utah production site (s) are two of our complex manufacturing and supply chain operations. 

We are strengthening and adding to our critical teams with great talent and capabilities: Teva, a global organization with a brand of evolving success. Be part of it! 


We offer a competitive benefits package, including Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription coverage starting on the first day. We also offer Disability and Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, 6% match onthe 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and Tuition Assistance 


Teva is a global pharmaceutical leader and the worlds 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 worlds largest medicine cabinet to 200 million people every day. We offer a uniquely diverse portfolio of products and solutions for patients and we have 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!


Around 200 million people worldwide take one of our medicines every day. In the United States, where Teva is the leading generic pharmaceutical company, one out of every nine prescriptions is filled by a Teva product. In the both the UK and Canada, it is one out of every six.  In addition, many prescription medications made by other companies include active pharmaceutical ingredients produced by Teva.

Job Description

This position is responsible for leading and managing the site MS&T team including the initiation, execution and management of departmental projects (including R&D support, scale up and validation) to support a consistent supply of quality drug product to the market. This position will manage cleaning and process validation activities, technology transfer and provide formulation and process related technical support to groups such as Production, QA, QC and third party personnel for the companys solid dosage commercial products. This position is responsible for ensuring that activities meet critical project deadlines and product launch dates.


All areas of responsibility listed below are essential to the satisfactory performance of this position by any incumbents with reasonable accommodation if necessary.  Any non-essential functions are assumed to be included in other related duties or assignments.


  • Provide oversight and assistance to site MS&T team by providing direction, coordinating project tasks, team responsibilities and timelines to assure team goals and objectives are achieved. 
  • Identify, recruit, develop and retain qualified MS&T professionals to provide technical support to the site.  Implement managerial practices to ensure a high performing MS&T team, modeling Teva values and leadership framework.
    • Design and execute experiments to optimize and/or scale-up solid oral dose drug processes such as blending, compression, granulation, coating and encapsulation.
    • Provide technical support for manufacturing investigations, incidents and deviations.
  • Ensure that changes to existing processes or the introduction of new processes are executed and documented according to approved change control procedures and in compliance with cGMP requirements.
    • Prepare and/or review documents to support projects such as change controls, protocols, master batch records, investigation reports, SOPs, etc.
  • Collaborate with R&D, Quality, EHS, Production, Supply Chain and Engineering to align objectives to ensure robust product manufacturing.


Any equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience that fulfills the requirements of the position will be considered.



  • BS (chemical, industrial, pharmaceutical, mechanical), pharmaceutical sciences, chemistry or any related science degree.
  • 8+ years relevant progressive pharmaceutical experience in process and cleaning validation, technical services or related experience)
  • 5+ years managerial experience of a technical group.
  • Working knowledge of solid oral dose materials, equipment, and unit operations associated with blending, milling, granulation, fluid bed coating and drying, compression, tablet coating and encapsulation.
  • In-depth understanding of process validation, Quality by Design, quality assurance, quality system and regulatory requirements for global market pharmaceutical products



  • MS or PhD degree in engineering (chemical, industrial, pharmaceutical, mechanical), pharmaceutical sciences, chemistry or any related science degree.



Sub Function

Technical Transfer

Reports To

Senior Director MS&T, SLC TSA (US)

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Teva Pharmaceuticals is committed to equal opportunity in employment. It is Teva's global policy that equal employment opportunity be provided without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, veteran status, national or ethnic origin or any other legally recognized status entitled to protection under applicable laws.


We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace for all. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise us of any accommodations needed to support you throughout the recruitment and selection process. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential and used only for the purpose of providing an accessible candidate experience.

Posted: 2021-02-23 Expires: 2021-06-10

Join us at the forefront of pharmaceutical research and production. With state-of-the-art facilities, highly skilled colleagues, and a high-powered organizational culture, Teva offers you countless possibilities to make a real difference in people's lives and add value to your career.

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