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Date: Feb 1, 2019

Location: Spencer, IN, US, 47460

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: (n/a)



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:

  • Director level Leader for our Manufacturing Plant in Spencer IN.
  • This position is responsible for directing and coordinating all the finished goods manufacturing operations.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Program, plan and supervise the production requirements making an efficient use of the equipment and materials. Support projects of cost reduction in materials, processes, standards, among others.  Support and/or lead transfer of processes, equipment and products.
  • Define the objectives, policies and production goals maintaining good relations with all employees.  Coordinate the supervisors along with the programming of production and fulfillment of the proposed goals for the year as well as the necessary support for the ME's in the continuous improvement through projects and other initiatives.
  • Develop, train, and plan the manpower required to supportsales forecast within forecasted budget.
  • Establishand set  priorities for production schedules and manufacturing engineering projects.
  • Achieve budgeted targets with the respect to departmental spending, labor efficiency, production yields, and product quality.
  • Champions product quality as a top priority.
  • Fosters development of new process technology to ensure that production processes are on the cutting edge.
  • Develops and communicates the business and compliance objectives related to the production group to all.
  • Educates, promotes, and models World Class Production practices.
  • Drives the organization toward maximum efficiency in production operation.
  • Must be able to comply with requirements of IS0 14001 and BSC Environmental, Health & Safety Standards and follow procedures and instructions related to these standards.


What we’re looking for:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 9 or more years in a Senior level leadership role with Direct Reports
  • Bachleor of Science Degree
  • High sense of urgency and commitment to execution
  • Demonstrated problem-solving capabilities
  • Strong business and financial acumen, with ability to quickly establish impact & consequences
  • Knowledge of business systems and information technology for managing complex manufacturing activities
  • Demonstrated capability in collaborating and influencing across a global, matrixed organization
  • Ability to make consequential decisions in a high-pressure environment, whilst bringing along stakeholders
  • Demonstrated high degree of integrity, professionalism, and the ability to establish credibility internally and externally
  • Promotes a high-performance, inclusive culture within a quality focused environment


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree preferred
  • Previous Medical Device Manufacturing background




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: 442939


Nearest Major Market: Bloomington Indiana

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