Share this Job

Sr. Production Supervisor - 2nd Shift Job

Apply now »
Apply now

Apply for Job

Date: Sep 22, 2021

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

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 the Role:
To lead the production line/area cross-functional team in safely producing high quality products on time for the customer at the lowest cost. This position is a second shift position. Applicants must be available to work from 1:30 PM - 9:30PM.
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 committed build 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.

Expected Activity Profile:

  • Production Line/Area Planning
  • Produce high quality products on time for the customer at the lowest cost
  • Manage the production line/area cross-functional team priorities
  • Lead and create engagement around continuous improvement within the production line/area cross-functional team
  • Lead the cross-functional team in achieving a high engagement and high-performance culture

What We're Looking For:
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required.
  • 2-5 years plus of supervisor/management experience.
  • Ability to be flexible and have good communication skills
  • Ability to be a self-starter
  • Solid computer skills required including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Must be available to work 2nd shift 1:30 PM to 9:30 PM


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a regulated environment preferred
  • Medical device industry experience preferred
  • Demonstrated Lean tools/systems experience preferred




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


Requisition ID: 490744


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Medical, Manager, Industrial, Medical Technology, Product Development, Healthcare, Management, Manufacturing, Research