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Production Coordinator Job

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Arden Hills, MN, US, 55112

Additional Location(s):  N/A

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


5:00 am - 1:00 pm

About This Role:
Primary focus of the Production Coordinator is to serve as the front line defense for resolving production issues. Production Coordinator ensures the build schedule is being adhered to and escalates issues to supervisor that cannot be readily resolved.  Assist the supervisor to achieve the daily production schedules and quality goals.  Provide guidance and be a source of information for operators and support groups in the area.  Coordinates the documentation, training and provides inputs for performance appraisal and assists in the employee selection process.

Your Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Coordinates daily work direction for manufacturing personnel.
  • Assist the supervisor in supporting and developing action plans to achieve the departmental goals.
  • Coach, train, motivate and enhance the morale and self-esteem of manufacturing personnel.
  • Disposition and process discrepant product or material for rework or MRB according to procedures.
  • Ensure that the manufacturing personnel follow the appropriate procedures. Understand all operations support systems including traceability and documentation systems.
  • Provide feedback for use in performance appraisals and periodic coaching of manufacturing personnel.
  • Ensure the training of new manufacturing personnel to the team.
  • Act as liaison for manufacturing and support groups such as engineering, technicians, production control and management.
  • When supervisor is absent, may temporarily act as supervisor.
  • Understands, adheres to and promotes safety policies and practices.
  • Responsible for quality and adheres to manufacturing process requirements, the Boston Scientific Corporation Quality Policy and the Strategic Quality Process (SQP). Proactively identifies and communicates quality issues and concerns; actively pursues resolution of issues by utilizing all resources.
  • Responsible for coordination and prioritization of production and/or pilot build schedules, and determines ability to meet the requirements.
  • Establishes relationships and acts as a liaison to proactively communicate between all cross-functional teams by utilizing effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Collaborates cross-functionally to plan, in advance, resources and supplies in order to meet business needs.
  • Proficient within job related computer programs or databases (examples: Special Work Request (SWR), SAP, Microsoft Access, etc.).
  • Demonstrates, promotes and suggests ideas for Lean Manufacturing and other continuous improvement initiatives. Takes an active leadership role in developing and driving Lean activities, including Born Lean strategies.
  • Maintains accurate records, including shop floor paperwork (SFP), work requests and site specific documentation. Consistently monitors team records to ensure accuracy.
  • Understands and ensures compliance of BSC and site-specific policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for attending and passing all required core BSC and site-specific training (i.e. QS Basics, RTK, Lean Training).

What We're Looking For In You:
Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma
  • 7 years of manufacturing experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of MES/SAP
  • Knowledge of medical device manufacturing
  • Leadership experience
  • Lean & standard work experience/knowledge


Requisition ID: 530782


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.


Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.

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