Job Description :
Every day, Baxter touches the lives of millions of patients and providers worldwide who rely on our essential hospital and renal products and services. You'll find Baxter's products and therapies on nearly every floor, in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. Baxter's employees are building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care. Our commitment to our mission means we are there when patients and healthcare professionals need us, during the critical moments that matter most.
Manufacturing Supt - 1st Shift
1) Responsible for meeting production requirements, delivering quality products to customers in a timely fashion and cost-efficient manner. 2) Identify/prioritize/provide resources to assist the department manager to meet the annual operating plan and budgetary commitments. 3) Supervise the daily manufacturing operations across a department or multiple departments. 4) Emphasize training and implement control systems on the shift or multiple shifts to eliminate product discrepancies. 5) Commit to employee feedback and developmental processes. 6) Provide a positive and equitable working environment emphasizing the Baxter Shared Values: Respect/Responsiveness/Results. 7) Support and emphasize the Safety and Quality commitments of the department. 8) Make staffing decisions. 9) Investigate and resolve disciplinary issues up to and including suspensions and terminations. 10) Will be responsible for driving operational excellence and flawless execution in the areas of cost reduction, discard reduction, annual productivity improvements, inventory turnover, regulatory excellence including exception reduction and internal/external regulatory commitment management, on time delivery and lead time reduction, improving the overall safety of the work environment, leadership development and the ability to create a vibrant continuos improvement culture based on the principles of QLP, Lean Manufacturing, total employee involvement and DMAIC problem solving
1) Ability to manage activities of departments through subordinates who exercise full supervision in terms of cost, methods, and employees. 2) Ability to interpret and analyze statistical data and information and financial reports, understand and resolve technical difficulties, interface with internal engineering/technical experts and external technical representatives, manage multiple priorities in a manufacturing plant setting, be resourceful to a large manufacturing department. Knowledge of World Class manufacturing methods (QLP, Lean, Six Sigma), Good Manufacturing Practices, Food Drug and Administration guidelines and process validation. 3) Requires a B.S. degree required - preferably in a technical discipline. 4) 5-7 years experience in all aspects of the manufacturing process.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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A little about us:
Our employees are connected by an enduring commitment to save and sustain lives. This higher purpose binds us in doing work that matters.