Boehringer Ingelheim Associate Supervisor, Production in GAINESVILLE, Georgia

Boehringer Ingelheim is an equal opportunity global employer who takes pride in maintaining a diverse and inclusive culture. We embrace diversity of perspectives and strive for an inclusive environment which benefits our employees, patients and communities.


To oversee production activities in the Non-Marek’s production areas.

As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies' success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim's high regard for our employees.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and participate in the production of antigens. Establishes trends to ensure production performance. Maintains adequate staffing and directly supervises around 10 employees. Also will cross-train in other production areas as time allows. Ensures compliance with USDA and local procedures.

  • Production Planning. Works with planning to allocate eggs and schedule production activities.

  • Final product formulations. Creates Oracle formulations and filling formulations.

  • Act as seed specialist for the areas to pull and maintain accurate inventory. Serve as back-up for other areas.

  • Maintain inventory (raw materials, media and lab supplies) as needed for the area. Process Oracle batches.

  • Updates and completes accurate and timely manufacturing records.

  • Investigates and completes deviations. Works with QA to ensure on-time completion.

  • Assists with and coordinates truck shipments of bulk materials between sites.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

May not own or have contact with other birds or poultry.


  • High School diploma or equivalent with 5+ years of relevant manufacturing experience.

  • Associate or Bachelor’s Degree in Science Related Field with 2+ years of relevant manufacturing experience.

  • Previous management experiences a plus.


  • Experience in a biological/pharmaceutical experience.

  • Experience in highly regulated industry.

  • Experience working in a team.

Desired Skills, Experience and Abilities:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Excellent math skills.

  • Excellent computer skills including MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook. Previous experience with Oracle a plus.

  • Flexible and can adapt easily to changes within production.

  • Basic mechanical abilities to operate laboratory equipment.

  • Able to lift and carry 50 lbs. a distance of 50 feet.

  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.

  • Must be able to squat, bend, and stoop, as well as twisting and turning.

  • Manual dexterity and visual acuity are important.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.

  • Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required)

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

Our Culture:

Boehringer Ingelheim is one of the world’s top 20 pharmaceutical companies and operates globally with approximately 50,000 employees. Since our founding in 1885, the company has remained family-owned and today we are committed to creating value through innovation in three business areas including human pharmaceuticals, animal health and biopharmaceutical contract manufacturing. Since we are privately held, we have the ability to take an innovative, long-term view. Our focus is on scientific discoveries and the introduction of truly novel medicines that improve lives and provide valuable services and support to patients and their families. Employees are challenged to take initiative and achieve outstanding results. Ultimately, our culture and drive allows us to maintain one of the highest levels of excellence in our industry. We are also deeply committed to our communities and our employees create and engage in programs that strengthen the neighborhoods where we live and work. Boehringer Ingelheim, including Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim USA, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA, Inc., Merial Barceloneta, LLC and Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status, including protected veteran status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

Boehringer Ingelheim is firmly committed to ensuring a safe, healthy, productive and efficient work environment for our employees, partners and customers. As part of that commitment, Boehringer Ingelheim conducts pre-employment verifications and drug screenings.

Organization: US-Merial, Inc.

Title: Associate Supervisor, Production

Location: Americas-United States-GA-Gainesville

Requisition ID: 184127