San Angelo , Texas
January 10, 2017

Ethicon Inc., a member of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, is recruiting for a Facilitator to be located in San Angelo, Texas.

The Global Surgery Group is comprised of the following businesses within Johnson & Johnson: Ethicon Surgical Care, Ethicon Energy, Ethicon Biosurgery, Acclarent, Biosense Webster, Cordis, Mentor and Sterilmed. With annual sales of $11 billion, the Global Surgery Group is the world’s largest, most innovative surgical company. The strength of the Global Surgery Group is illustrated by the fact that more than 80% of our sales come from businesses with #1 or #2 global market share positions. We serve customers around the world, with about 60% of our sales generated outside the U.S., including a fast-growing presence in emerging markets. The Global Surgery Group is committed to innovation, with about 30% of our sales coming from products introduced in the past five years.

Facilitator responsibilities include:

Understanding and adhering to Ethicon environmental and safety policies/guidelines, J&J Pollution Prevention Goals and regulatory requirements.
Providing the first level of supervision in a manufacturing unit.
Supervises in accordance with established policies and methods to meet production commitments.
Assigns duties and actively assists, or provides direction to subordinates as required.
Monitors work operations and employee performance.
Responsible for compliance with all regulatory, corporate, and local policies.
Responsible for the safety of shift members
Works under general supervision, with responsibility to make decisions to meet operational objectives.
Erroneous decisions or recommendations or failure to get results may cause delays in program schedules and result in the allocation of additional resources.
Provides training for new Associate Facilitators and Line Coordinators as required.
Provides guidance/support for new Associate Facilitators and Line Coordinators as required.

B.S. degree or equivalent in technical, business, logistics or engineering.
Previous manufacturing Facilitator/Supervisor experience is required. 
Successful project management/leadership experience is preferred.
Lean Manufacturing experience is preferred. 
JDE, EXCEL, other computer skills as required. 
Excellent communication and interpersonal relation skills.
Statistical and analytical problem solving.
Will oversee a team of between 15 and 30 associates.
Hours will be 630pm-630am and on a 4 day rotation.
A minimum of four (4) years of experience in a manufacturing/production environment.

Primary Location
United States-Texas-San Angelo
Ethicon Inc. (6045)
Job Function

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