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62792933 Production Manager - Whippany, NJ

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Production Manager

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Job Category:

Manufacturing Operations

Whippany, NJ, US, 07981


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

At STERIS, the Production Manager leads a team of supervisors, material handlers, and operators in the processing department. This will include leadingthe implementation of corporate safety and health programs to establish and ensure a safe working environment, budget responsibility for the department, ensuringperformance across a range of activities and metrics within the area,and routine Customer interaction related to processing of Customer products. This position will support our facility located in Whippany, NJ.

What You Will Do

Operational Excellence:

Driveall continuous improvement processes at a shop-floor level, including lean operational culture, safety and safety improvement events, quality requirements. Fosters a culture that promotes continuous improvement of people and processes. Auditstandard work, countermeasures.

Supports facility capacity management process through active participation with site management team.

People Leadership:

Leads production staff by creating a safe work environment, collaborates across job functions managing processing issues.

Compliance with FDA, OSHA, EPA regulations.

Audits adherence to standard work, revising as necessary.

Develops KPI for area of responsibility, provides coaching to direct reports to ensure understanding. Identifies development opportunities related to inefficiencies for succession preparation.

What You Will Do - cont'd

Customer Relationships:

Customer interaction related to ensuring processing Special Instructions/Handling requirements are adhered to.

Interacts with Customers on issues that provide opportunity for system improvements, and where applicable, optimizes the planning and scheduling of irradiators/vessels/accelerators.

Provide support to Customer audits as needed. Support Quality investigations as needed.

Participation in Customer visits and Business Reviews.

Delivering Results:

Ensure adherence to Safety and Quality requirements while handling Customer products, operating equipment and performing routine job functions.

Manage area expenses to ensure P&L targets are achieved.

Customer Service - maximize irradiator/vessel uptime to meet Customer volume and turn time requirements.

Ensure accuracy during product processing to eliminate Customer product damage and process non-conformances, investigating Quality issues as needed.

Engage workforce through use of Lean Principles to improve Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost.

What You Need to be Successful

Minimum eight (8) years supervisory/leadership experience in an manufacturing, ISO, and/or GMP related industry.

Bachelor's degree preferred but will accept minimum ten (10) years supervisory experience in lieu of degree.

Demonstrated planning, coordinating cross-shift/ department activities, managing supervisors, adapting plans, resources to meet production requirements


What You Need to be Successful - cont'd

Effective interpersonal skills

Data analysis and data-driven problem-solving

Prioritization and ability to adapt to changing priorities

Delegation skills

STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics. We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including p regnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law. We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by \* 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location's HR Office during normal business hours.

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Job Category:

Manufacturing Operations

Whippany, NJ, US, 07981

Nearest Major Market: New Jersey

Job Segment:
Industrial, Medical, Manager, Inspector, Production Manager, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Management, Quality

STERIS Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or religion or other legally protected status.

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STERIS is a global leader in infection prevention, contamination control, surgical and critical care technologies, and more.

STERIS is the world’s pre-eminent infection prevention, decontamination, and surgical and critical care company, with a long list of first-to-market products and industry-leading service innovations and thousands of customers in more than 60 countries.

While the corporation was founded as Innovative Medical Technologies in 1985 and renamed STERIS in 1987, our history dates back to 1894 with the founding of American Sterilizer Company, a long-time, global leading innovator of sterilization products.

Today, through a series of strategic acquisitions and continual innovation of new products, STERIS holds one of the broadest portfolios of products in the industry. It stands at the forefront of efforts to prevent infection and contamination in healthcare and pharmaceutical environments, and is broadening its reach with products to meet the needs of defense and industrial markets.
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Direct Employer
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5355 Capital Ct
Ste 104
Reno, NV 89502

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