Supervisor, Sr Production - 100669 - Ireland - Galway - 0300 Posted Date: August 22, 2013

Job Description

At Boston Scientific, Galway, we are dedicated to improving the quality of peoples lives. We develop innovative ideas that lead to simpler, less traumatic methods of treating disease and help patients to return to fuller lives sooner.

We are now interested in reviewing Applications for a Production Co-ordinator to work at our state of the art facility in Galway, Ireland. This role is a Defined term (12 months). 
Key Responsibilities
·         Delivery of all key performance metrics on particular shift/project.
·         Provides strong, capable leadership and clear direction to all team members, including all support functions.
·         Decision making at Value Stream level.
·         Manage and develop direct reports to achieve business goals and objectives.
·         Champions effective communications across the department/shift and with the relevant Management Team members.
·         Demonstrates a flexible management style and is adept at utilising the appropriate style for the given situation.
·         Identifies and drives continuous improvement initiatives within the department.
·         Drives department adherence to regulatory and GMP requirements.
·         Champion the deployment and ongoing use of Lean tools and techniques in his/ her area to identify and drive continuous improvement in order to meet all key performance metrics.
·         Demonstrates through his / her management style respect for the core values of BSIL and a commitment to teamwork.
·         Promotes quality and customer satisfaction as a way of life in all department activities.
·         Liaison with quality and engineering both internal to the plant and externally within the corporation.
·         Project planning, in detail, in support of major projects, product/process transfer etc.
·         The senior supervisor will work closely with the VS Manager to support the management and development of the production supervisors.
·         Demonstrated ability in people motivation, organising and team building experience in a medical/pharma environment a distinct advantage.
·         Demonstrated knowledge and use of BSIL?s SQP and associated Key Systems.
·         Advanced knowledge of and demonstrated competence in Lean tools and principles and their successful deployment to consistently meet BSC Lean Manufacturing goals.
·         Demonstrated experience in driving a compliance culture across teams.
·         Strong leadership skills.
·         Effective in driving accountability across large groups.
·         Demonstrated excellence in GMP / FDA regulatory requirements, housekeeping, health and safety.
·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to liase with various support groups.

HETAC Level 8 in a relevant discipline.
Good technical capabilities, communication skills, teamwork abilities and initiative.
Proven ability to work well as part of a team & on own with minimum supervision

Experience Required

As Above