Manufacturing Supervisor I
Req #: 18000I2E_en
Location: Cleveland, MS US
Job Category: Manufacturing
Date Posted: 10/1/2018 5:28:10 PM
Every day, millions of patients and caregivers rely on Baxter's leading portfolio of critical care, nutrition, renal, hospital and surgical products. For more than 85 years, we've been operating at the critical intersection where innovations that save and sustain lives meet the healthcare providers that make it happen. With products, technologies and therapies available in more than 100 countries, Baxter's employees worldwide are now building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of transformative healthcare innovations. To learn more, visit www.baxter.com and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Total compliance with all applicable specifications, SOPs, FDA regulations (GMPs) and new drug applications.
Technical expertise and direction are provided to all quality and manufacturing operations in order to facilitate successful completion of routine tasks, as well as, product/process improvements and problem solving.
Must interface with various support departments such as QM, Engineering, Maintenance, Scheduling, Accounting, and Human Resources.
Responsible for adequacy of Specifications and SOPs to assure all products meet the requirements for quality, safety, and integrity.
Improve quality and reduce customer complaints through a proactive program that includes interaction with internal and external suppliers to improve quality of incoming materials and utilize collective data from customers to enhance quality of the product, as perceived by the customer.
Plan, develop and manage shift teams that monitor, predict or regulate manufacturing. These activities are accomplished through statistical sampling, product auditing and process control.
Assist in the validation of new equipment, process, systems, and changes that impact product quality.
Represent the company during FDA inspections. Provide information as necessary to FDA that established creditability and demonstrated compliance with GMPs.
Review, approve, and manage documentation for batch and system records. Assist in the release for distribution. Assist in meeting product release time goals.
Responsible for learning injection mold set up, start up and processing. Watch and learn Paulsen molding modules for self and PT's.
Will have knowledge of both plant and department environmental health and safety regulations and comply with said regulations accordingly.Create an environment that stresses and encourages teamwork.
Support and encourage all plant activities, i.e., VIPs, QLP, CIs, TPM, Business Process teams.
Manage Injection Molding and Husky/LSR departments.
Must perform all other duties and responsibilities as determined by supervision/management.
2-4 years Supervision experience required. Injection molding experience preferred.
High school graduate required.
Substantial interpersonal skills for interaction with plant management and subordinates.
Must have knowledge of both plant and department environmental health and safety regulations and comply with said regulations accordingly.
Meet visual acuity requirements as documented in Baxter Cleveland Visual Acuity procedure CL-01-01-037.
Audiometric testing and hearing protection required.
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
Ability to stand for long periods of time.
Ability to bend/stoop.
Ability to climb ladders
Ability to reach above shoulder
A Career That Matters
Baxter's employees are united in a mission to save and sustain lives. We are passionate about applying scientific innovation to meet the needs of the millions of people worldwide who depend on our medically necessary therapies and technologies. We focus on increasing access to healthcare, innovating in crucial areas of unmet need, and pursuing creative collaborations that bring our mission to life for patients every day.
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