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Supervisor I, Manufacturing (3rd Shift -11:00pm-7:30am)

Req #: 180004X5_en
Location: Round Lake, IL US
Job Category: Manufacturing
Date Posted: 3/12/2018 12:08:57 AM
Baxter International







The supervisor position is responsible for implementing and supervising daily activities in a specific production area to ensure manufacturing goals and project deadlines are met while maintaining compliance with current good manufacturing practices (GMPs), environmental health and safety (EHS) guidelines and any other regulations that could apply.  May monitor and control labor.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:




1.     The Production Supervisor is expected to provide guidance, support, direction and leadership through positive interactions with all personnel during daily operations.



2.     Responsible for supervising the day-to-day production, scheduling, staffing, material management, compliance, training and auditing activities – to meet customer requirements including deadlines and quality standards.



3.     Interview, hire, coach, motivate, develop and discipline staff. Conduct annual performance reviews for all direct reports. Assist in setting performance objectives and development plans. Monitor progress.



4.     Review, approve, and manage documentation for batch and system records. Assist in release of product for distribution. Assist in meeting product release time goals.



5.     Develop and implement performance measurement and internal auditing programs in order to routinely evaluate operation efficiency and quality. Implement changes as needed based on assessments.



6.     Represent the Company during FDA inspections.  Provide information as necessary to FDA that establishes credibility and demonstrates compliance with cGMPs.



7.     Provide a positive and equitable working environment emphasizing the Baxter Shared Values: Respect / Responsiveness / Results.

















  1. Demonstrated interpersonal and leadership skills with ability to interface well with other departments, and lead effectively and efficiently in a team environment.
  2. In-depth process knowledge of related manufacturing equipment and processes.
  3. A good understanding and/or hands-on familiarity with the principles of lean manufacturing.
  4. Strong professional writing skills and ability to prepare technical reports.
  5. Experienced understanding of cGMPs and other regulatory guidelines applicable to the medical/pharmaceutical industry.
  6. Ability to respond to detailed inquiries, and present information to groups and senior management.
  7. Ability to work weekends and overtime when necessary is required.
  8. Candidate should not be allergic to PENICILLIN or the CEPHALOSPORINS.
Education and/or Experience:
BS degree in a scientific, engineering, or business discipline with 3-5 years of manufacturing experience, preferably in an FDA-controlled, aseptic, pharmaceutical environment.
2-4 years related supervisory experience required.


Equal Employment Opportunity

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Reasonable Accommodations
Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to Americas_TTA@baxter.com and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

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