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Mgr II-Manufacturing OPEX

Req #: 180004WR_en
Location: Marion, NC US
Job Category: Manufacturing
Date Posted: 3/2/2018 10:49:05 AM
Baxter International


Position Summary
Manage manufacturing operations to deliver high quality products within the budget. Develop business/quality plans with five year cost/quality objectives that continue to drive operational employment.
Job Responsibilities
  • Adheres to all environmental, health and safety SOPs, equipment, policies and procedures, including any department specific requirements.
  • Propose and devise strategies from the data gathered to support the Manufacturing Operating System.
  • Provide technical expertise and resources, cooperating and coordinating with Production, Engineering, and Technical Services.
  • Responsible for the formulation of long and short range planning for functional area.
  • Responsible for development of the organization’s annual operating budget and maintain expenses within the plan.
  • Commit to employee feedback and developmental processes.
  • Interfaces with support functions to secure services and resources.
  • Regularly interacts with senior management or executive levels on matters concerning several functional areas, divisions, and/or customers.
  • Interfaces with the other manufacturing operations management staff/customers to ensure our quality commitments are met.
  • Ensure products are provided to customers on time so that product quality, yield, operating costs and process efficiencies are met.
  • Responsible for ensuring the quality and quantity of work produced, staffing requirements, budgets, costs, methods, maintenance of discipline, transfers, promotions, salary changes, terminations and performance standards
  • Sustain a clean and safe work area using 6S principles
  • Learn, understand and apply rigorous quality standards, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP)
Knowledge, Skill and Abilities
  • Ability to manage activities of departments through subordinates who exercise full supervision in terms of cost, methods, and employees.
  • Ability to interpret and analyze statistical data and information and financial reports, understand and resolve technical difficulties, interface with internal engineering/technical experts and external technical representatives, manage multiple priorities in a manufacturing plant setting, be resourceful to a large manufacturing department.
  • Understand verbal and written safety and quality instructions and read and comprehend written work instructions including words and drawings.
  • Must have basic English written and oral communication skills adequate to communicate with other team members.


Required Education and Experience

Requires a bachelor’s degree, from an accredited institution, preferably in a technical discipline.
8-10 years experience in all aspects of the manufacturing process in pharmaceutical, biotechnology, or comparable environment.
Other Duties as Assigned
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Overtime is worked as required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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Reasonable Accommodations
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