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Production Coordinator - 1st shift

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

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.



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).


Required 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: 557282


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!

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