Job Description

Manufacturing Supervisor
Job Number: 20-05382
Be part of a company that delivers life-changing healthcare solutions. Eclaro is looking for a Manufacturing Supervisor for our client in Kalamazoo, MI.
Eclaro’s client is a leader in the Biopharmaceutical Industry, providing quality, innovative, and affordable medicines that make a difference in the lives of patients all over the world. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • A shop floor team leader for filling operation. The scope of the position includes a large number of direct reports (~25) of several different job titles, with responsibilities for 24x7 operation split between multiple Team Leaders.
  • Key accountabilities include day to day management of the shop floor schedule, ensuring all processes are completed in a manner meeting safety and quality requirements.
  • Responsible for the filling unit. Responsible for effective leadership of work team which includes: managing the daily operation ensuring that applicable safety guidelines and policies are followed; observing that cGMPs are followed, production SOPs are upheld, and production schedules are met.
  • Will work with the team to define metrics and strategy to achieve results. Responsible for assisting in the implementation of lean management principles on the shop floor.
  • Act as coach and mentor to transform team into a cohesive, harmonized team.
  • Responsible for counseling colleagues to assure proper development for their success, supporting all colleagues to enable them to reach their full potential, and to provide corrective action when necessary.
  • Also responsible to ensure timely performance feedback and appraisals for all team members.
  • The supervisor has responsibility to deliver results from a work team that spans three shifts.
  • The position will be based on the off shift, but will be expected to spend sufficient time with first shift, and with supervisors and production leads on the other shifts, to successfully carry out the job requirements.
  • Position will work closely with shop floor operators, production support enablers, Quality Operations, Environmental Health and Safety, and Maintenance.
  • Successful candidate must demonstrate personal leadership initiative, judgment and accountability in day-to-day work activities in addition to strong planning/organizational skills.
  • Must possess strong communication skills and demonstrate integrity and cooperation in working with diverse colleagues/groups.
  • Strong technical skills desired.
  • A strong personal motivation and aptitude for coaching, leading and managing individuals and teams.
  • An aptitude for understanding process technology and equipment, proven leadership ability, decision making ability, and excellent oral and written communication skills are essential.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with all levels of the organization.
  • Must possess flexibility to respond to constantly changing conditions and priorities.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous leadership experience
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Jane Bautista
Jane Bautista | LinkedIn

Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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