Manufacturing Supervisor

at MilliporeSigma
Location Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
Date Posted October 30, 2020
Category Bioscience
Job Type Full-time
Address Sheboygan Falls

Description

Your role:

 

Supervise a group’s personnel and resources for support of the manufacturing of chemicals. Develop subordinate’s knowledge and skills to improve performance and expand abilities. Coordinate the group’s efforts to assist meeting department and company objectives.

 

Essential Job Functions

• Assist in the selection process of candidates in a manner consistent with company policies
• Ensure subordinates are trained for the tasks and procedures assigned and have access to proper equipment
• Lead and motivate through positive reinforcement, encouragement, example and communication of company values
• Quickly resolve personnel conflicts and problems as they arise
• Ensure skills and knowledge development occurs to allow employees to maximize performance in their current positions
• Encourage/assist development toward individual career objectives or potential consistent with company needs. Provide guidance, additional training and development opportunities
• Ensure information is passed on to subordinates in a timely fashion
• Evaluate employee performance and provide timely feedback
• Communicate information to other groups or individuals to ensure company objectives are met
• Encourage collaboration between subordinates and other groups
• Organize the group’s efforts and oversee production processes
• Schedule tasks and processes to meet department and company objectives
• Ensure resources are available when needed, which may include production of more difficult products and/or scale up of processes
• Pro-actively review “Safety Procedures”, MPR’s, MMP’s, MMF’s Operating Procedures, etc. for inconsistencies and error and modify as appropriate in a timely manner
• Identify, evaluate and implement process improvements and expand group’s abilities through subordinates
• Identify, evaluate, implement PDSA’s, and support the company’s 5S system
• Create/maintain positive pro-active approach toward quality compliance and safety
• Ensure group maintains acceptable housekeeping to meet company standard
• Report incidents, assist in investigating causes and follow up with appropriate actions
• Miscellaneous duties and tasks as assigned

Physical Attributes:

• Works near moving mechanical parts wearing appropriate protective gear, (hard hats, glasses/goggles, chemical resistant suits, gloves, safety shoes) and other personal protection equipment
• Wearing of “PPE” to protect themselves from toxic or corrosive chemicals in the forms of liquids, solids, vapors or airborne particles
• Lifting of up to 50 pounds and pushing and pulling of heavy materials to complete assignment. The employee may be required to lift more poundage with assistance
• Employee will sit, stand, walk, reach above the shoulder, stoop, kneel, twist, crouch or crawl for long periods of time, and utilize speech, hearing and smell
• Utilization of close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth vision and the ability to adjust focus

 

Shift: Sunday-Thursday shift 11pm-7:30am

 

Who you are:

Minimum Qualifications:

• B.S. in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Biology or other scientific discipline
• 3+ years of experience in manufacturing production or R&D experience
• 2+ years of experience working with quality systems and requirements (ISO standards, semiconductor practices, GMP, etc.)
• 2+ years of experience working with safety, environmental, and regulatory compliance along with equipment maintenance

OR

• High School Diploma or GED equivalent
• 7+ years of experience in manufacturing production or R&D experience
• 6+ years of experience working with quality systems and requirements (ISO standards, semiconductor practices, GMP, etc.)
• 6+ years of experience working with safety, environmental, and regulatory compliance along with equipment maintenance

Preferred Qualifications:

• M.S. or PhD in chemistry/chemical engineering and/or an MBA
• 2+ years Supervisory experience with demonstrated experience leading, training and/or motivating people
• 3+ years manufacturing production or R&D experience. Project management, planning and scheduling experience a plus
• SAP experience
• Strong leadership skills: Motivate employees and coordinate employee activities, as well as deal with any disciplinary issues that may arise
• Strong communication skills: Engage their employees and work with management to make sure the job gets done; able to clearly explain what needs to be done will be necessary
• Communicate well with all levels of the organization and across functional groups
• Excellent problem-solving & Analytical skills: Able to analyze different information and make decisions based on needs, priorities, changing business conditions and budgetary constraints
• Attention to detail: Quality control & making sure cleaning, upkeep and safety standards are maintained, or efficiencies are realized and self-starter
• Excellent project management skillsRS

 

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