Role details

Manager Production

Buffalo Grove   •   USD80,000 - USD95,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • $32B GLOBAL PHARMACEUTICAL company
  • Seeking a Manager Production

About Our Client

My client is a global health care company that specializes in the development and delivery of injectable pharmaceuticals and infusion systems; blood collection, transfusion and cell technologies; and essential nutrients for parenteral nutrition. My client is a health care group with more than 100 years of experience in pharmaceuticals, medical devices and life sciences. Employees - more than 30,000 worldwide.

Job Description

  • Supervise and coordinate activities and performance of assigned staff to ensure the achievement of department OEE objectives and performance goals.
  • Develops department employees through orientation, training, establishment of objectives, communication of rules and policies, while building employee morale and motivation.
  • Evaluate performance and production of staff; maintains records of performance.
  • Establishes and administers operational procedures for aseptic filling, capping and lyophilization activities.
  • Manager Production assumes responsibility for proper maintenance of production equipment and facilities.
  • Takes necessary action to eliminate delays ensuring adherence to production and shipping schedules.
  • Audits own performance and recommends own objectives and standards of performance.
  • Other duties as directed by Manager.
  • Develops information and compiles reports concerning scheduling, production goals, equipment and maintenance problems and other studies or reports as requested.
  • Works in a team environment with other department management to coordinate a production schedule to achieve required deadlines, objectives and budgets.
  • Maintains compliance with company policies, cGMP's, safety standards, and good housekeeping practices.
  • Conducts continuous review and follow-up on projects to ensure completion of assigned work.
  • Advises department management on matters relating to daily operations and makes recommendations for improvements when feasible.
  • Ensures adequate resources are available to manufacture product (equipment, supplies, and labor).
  • Reviews, performs/ensures investigations are done effectively and in a timely manner

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors degree required, Engineering or Science Degree preferred.
  • Minimum of five (5) years supervisory experience, in the pharmaceutical industry preferred.
  • Proven leadership skills.
  • Proven communication and employee relations skills necessary.
  • Excellent computer skills.

What's on Offer

This is a choose your adventure, performance based culture. My client is offering a Manager Production opportunity to manage a team of 30, in a very fast-paced, & continuously improving environment.

***Bonuses paid out each year since 1997***

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