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Date: Oct 8, 2021

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Company: Boston Scientific

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Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - 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:

This is a unique opportunity for a highly capable experienced engineer to leverage their technical and leadership skill sets as they help support the Watchman Manufacturing area in Maple Grove. This Supervisor will drive improvements and efficiencies across the manufacturing technician population and work with the technical team to drive improvements to the manufacturing line. They will supervise and provide technical direction to a group of technicians, with a focus on uptime, yield, and output improvements. This individual will devote a significant portion of time contributing to the technical responsibilities of the department, which may include hands on support to maintain those metrics.


Your Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Drive cross training among the techs
  • Drive visibility to where tech support is needed
  • Determine the appropriate staffing and resource plan
  • Manage daily issues and projects on manufacturing line
  • Work with manager to establish department goals, objectives, and budgets.
  • Prioritize and manage execution of multiple projects
  • Successfully complete manufacturing engineering/technician project work on Value Improvement Process (VIP) and Strategic Activity Review (STAR) projects.
  • Maintain and enhance interdepartmental relationships.
  • Ensure quality system policies and processes are followed.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or other with equivalent experience
  • Minimum 3-5 years of manufacturing experience
  • Must have practical understanding of manufacturing problem solving and process improvement tools such as DMAIC and production flow tools such as LEAN manufacturing.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, by analyzing, summarizing, and presenting ideas concisely via visual communication methods i.e. tables, graphs, Excel, Minitab, and PowerPoint presentation

Preferred Qualifications

  • Medical device industry experience
  • Hands-on technical/mechanical experience and aptitude
  • One year minimum of supervisory experience preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership of problem solving in a manufacturing support role 



Requisition ID: 495798


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.


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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