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Sr. Production Supervisor - 1st Shift Job

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Date: Jan 12, 2019

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

 

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 behaviours.
  • 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
    • Analyse 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.

 

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 CFT priorities
  • Lead and create engagement around continuous improvement within the production line/area CFT
  • Lead the CFT in achieving a high engagement and high performance culture

 

What We're Looking For:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required.
  • 1-3 years of supervisor/management experience.
  • Experience in a regulated environment preferred
  • Ability to be flexible and have good communication skills
  • Solid computer skills required including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Flexible to work other times than 1st Shift hours.

 

 

 

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: 437993

 


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