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Sr. Production Supervisor - Weekend Shift Position Job

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Date: Aug 13, 2019

Location: Arden Hills, MN, US, 55112

Company: Boston Scientific



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


About This Role:


The Senior Production Supervisor role is a preferred career path to more senior leadership roles within Boston Scientific. The core competency of this role is leading the production area and cross functional team in safely producing high-quality products that are on time for the customer at the lowest cost.


Your Responsibilities Include: 

  • Produce high quality products, safely, on time for the customer at the lowest cost
  • Manufacture products to the highest quality standards and ensure compliance to all Boston Scientific policies and regulations
  • Identify customer requirements to deliver the right products at the right time
  • Be responsive & flexible to customer demands
  • Achieve & exceed the product cost goals
  • Lead and support new product development on the production line
  • Lead the cross functional production line/area team in achieving a high engagement & high performance culture
  • Promote safety, quality & compliance among the team while maintaining Good Manufacturing Practices at a high level within the department through the involvement of all team members.
  • Enable a culture of Operational Excellence throughout the production line/area cross-functional team
  • Ensure effective two way communication within the production line/area cross-functional team
  • Manage, motivate, develop and involve product builders through coaching and performance management.
  • Foster teamwork within the production line/area cross-functional team
  • Embed the company values through demonstration & recognition of individual & team behaviors.
  • Manage the production line/area and set cross-functional team priorities accordingly
  • Ensure all resources are in place to achieve production and non-commercial commitments; Product Builders, Equipment, Core Team, Line Support, Space, etc.
  • Ensure product builder training is effective & efficient.
  • Ensure appropriate flexibility & versatility in the production line/area
  • Complete leader standard work to ensure line to standard or escalate appropriately
  • Lead & create engagement around continuous improvement within the production line/area
  • Achieve continuous improvement goals (safety, quality, service, cost, space, etc.) through the utilization of the Business Essentials & operational excellence techniques
  • Benchmark and share best practices
  • Production Line/Area Planning
  • Analyze S&OP (Sales & Operating Plan) requirements and provide production commitments for the production line/area including non-commercial requirements
  • Anticipate requirements and position resources to meet & exceed the customer needs
  • Provide appropriate input into the long term planning of the production line/area.


What We're Looking For:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • 1-3 years of supervisor/management experience
  • 1 plus years of leadership experience
  • Ability to be flexible and have good communication skills
  • Solid computer skills required including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Must be avaialble to work the weekend shift


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in a regulated industry
  • Manufacturing experience
  • Project Management experience





About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 449747


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