Mountain Lakes, New Jersey
Location Mountain Lakes, New JerseyUS
Job ID JR-026007
EUROIMMUN US is a MDSAP registered, ISO 13485:2016, 21 CFR 820 compliant Medical device company that manufactures, distributes, and performs service and installation activities of in vitro diagnostic test kits and instruments used in the detection of autoimmune status, allergies, infectious diseases and antigen detection.
The incumbent for the position will be a valuable addition to the Manufacturing department to support the needs of the department. The incumbent will play an active role in daily production and packaging activities of the medical device(s) manufactured in the facility. Participate in various day to day activities within manufacturing department including but not limited to inventory management, production planning, production, in-process QC, packing, etc. All work responsibilities to be performed carefully and accurately to meet the high quality standard of the company.
The Production Lead will report to the Associate Director of Operations.
Essential responsibilities include but are not limited to,
Lead a team of Production Technicians
Supervise and lead the department to ensure that the customers' demands are met
Adhere to all company policies, procedures and comply with all safety and regulatory requirements
Operate production machines, participate in day-to-day production activities accurately following detailed work instructions, processes, and procedures.
Report to management periodically on metrics and KPIs
Identify quality and defects within process, product, or equipment
Rectify instrument defects, work with internal engineers to address maintenance requirements and scheduling
Maintain a clean and safe work environment
Maintain appropriate records and complete other production related paperwork
Provide training to coworkers as needed
Participate in internal audits, contribute to continuous improvement initiatives
Assess departmental costs, identify cost-savings and present to Associate Director of Operations
Track daily activities, production numbers and manage production goals
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities of this job at any time.
Bachelor's degree and 3 years experiencing managing Production or Assembly teams
Associate degree and 5 years experiencing managing Production or Assembly teams
Manufacturing experience in a medical device environment is preferred; other relevant regulated manufacturing experience may be considered
Understanding and experience with Quality Systems is preferred
Proficient in SAP preferred
Proficient in Microsoft Programs (Excel, PowerPoint)
Ability to read and comprehend procedures written in English
Good oral or written communication skills
Keen attention to details and problem-solving skills; deadline driven work ethic
Team players who perform well in a steady or fast paced environment
Well-organized, ability to work efficiently and independently with minimum supervision
Proactive, planning and exhibits high level of critical thinking abilities
PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.
PerkinElmer is a global leader focused on improving human and environmental health, for the better. We provide our customers with critical knowledge, expertise and innovative detection, imaging, software, and services solutions so that they can make better decisions for better outcomes. At PerkinElmer, we make a difference everyday – helping scientists, clinicians and governments detect earlier and more accurately to improve the health and safety of people and the environment. Our solutions range from enabling the discovery of more effective diagnostics and therapies, to making sure that the food we eat, the water we drink, and our environment are safe from contaminants.