Company Name: Actavis, Inc. Import
Job Details
Duration: Permanent
Min Education: Not Specified
Salary: Commensurate
Job Type: Full Time
Min Experience: Not Specified
Required Travel:
  • USA - Corona California, 92879
Job Description
Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: WPI) is a leading integrated global pharmaceutical company engaged in the development, manufacturing, marketing, sale and distribution of generic, brand and biologic pharmaceutical products. In terms of our culture, we focus on Our Winning Way - Challenge - Connect - Commit. Simple, universal words that speak volumes about how we act and what we do. Our Winning Way requires effort from each of us - effort to live them, embrace them, and personalize them. Our Winning Way defines the actions we take individually, and as a team, in pursuing our global mission and vision. Our Winning Way is who we are, what we do and how we act. Do you embrace Our Winning Way? If yes, keep reading to consider if you would like to apply to become a part of our team! We are currently seeking a Manufacturing Supervisor on 1st shift in Corona, CA. Reporting to the Associate Director of Manufacturing, you will provide strategic direction and leadership to manufacturing operations. Additionally, you willbe responsible for deviation investigations, report writing, corrective and preventive actions. In this role you supervise the day-to-day activities of manufacturing operations and collaborate with support departments to ensure production goals are achieved and are performed in compliance with current good manufacturing practices (cGMP). You will review procedures on an on-going basis, seek new and innovative ways to improve performance and efficiency, enhance safety and ensure compliance with regulatory agencies. You will conduct investigations and write deviation reports following established processes and procedures. You will ensure all project deadlines and performance standards are met. Additional job duties include: Maintaining management presence in the manufacturing areas through the monitoring and control of process. Improving efficiency by analyzing and correcting production equipment and processing problems. Conducting deviation investigations to determine root cause and corrective action, writing clear, concise investigation reports. Analyzingdeviation data to determine trends and devel oping plans, procedures, and/or processes to addressfindings. Coordinating and conducting ongoing cGMP and safety training with production employees, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements. Staffing, supervising, monitoring, coordinating, delegating and prioritizing the activities of production employees, reviewing and approving timecards, conducting performance reviews, rewarding and disciplining as necessary and ensuring a productive and efficient work environment is created and maintained.The ideal candidate will have depth of experience in handling multiple projects and duties in a fast paced environment as well as ensuring compliance with company policies, procedures, and safety, workers' compensation and OSHA practices. Requires technical knowledge of manufacturing and packaging processes, equipment, procedures and systems and working knowledge of cGMP, FDA, DEA, and other regulatory requirements. Must be skilled in root cause analysis and have knowledge of the principles of mathematics and statistical computations. Knowledge of pharmaceutical principals, practices, and their application is highly preferred. The ideal candidate will have exceptional verbal and written communicationskills and a proven track record of establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with support departments, internal customers, vendors and direct reports. Must be skilled in providing leadership and direction to subordinate employees, in responding to inquires and complaints and in resolving conflict. Requires computer literacy with the ability to learn new computer applications and programs. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university, and three (3) to five (5) years of progressively responsible supervisory experience in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical or medical device manufacturing. Experience in solid oral dosage manufacturing is highly preferred. Experience with continuous improvement initiatives and lean manufacturing principals and practices is a plus.Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university. Watson Pharmaceuticals, Inc. values the benefit of diversity. EOE M/F/D/V