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Job ID :
54585BR
Location :
US - Pennsylvania - Bellefonte
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Job Description
When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.



How Will You Make an Impact?

The Manufacturing Engineering Manager has responsibility for providing strong scientific and technical expertise to all aspects of manufacturing chromatography consumables. This function also facilitates the transfer of new products from the R&D group to routine manufacturing and is responsible for ensuring robust and reliable processes, formulations and analytical methods are being developed. The Engineering department works closely with regulatory affairs, quality assurance, other manufacturing plants and engineering to develop and implement strategies for improving existing products.



What will you do?

  • Lead, train and develop the Engineering team. Define and establish clear objectives and expectations, provide direct feedback routinely for performance management.
  • Functional area of responsibility is column consumables manufacturing.
  • Be a visionary of process change and documentation of processes and workflows to achieve operational excellence - guide others toward that vision.
  • Drive and lead teams in continuous improvement efforts- identify and addressing root cause situations, and build systems to prevent and correct issues. Conducts financial analysis to forecast and assess project impact.
  • Participate as a core team or extended team member for new product introduction.
  • Contributes to new product introduction documentation, ensuring that operations concerns are addressed.
  • Establish key performance indicators for projects in area of responsibility that drive change and visibility to the team and leadership. Track, trend, and monitor routinely with active data analysis rigor performed to drive the continuous improvement culture.
  • Effectively uses prioritization mechanisms to utilize resources across teams to complete the work on-hand and/or rise to Leadership so that resource needs can be addressed.
  • Identify projects and recommends appropriate course of action (e.g. discontinuation, outsource, process improvement) to maximize profitability and supply.
  • Have a lead role in the harmonization and technology transfer process for the media synthesis (including qualification) and consumables manufacturing to drive risk mitigation, productivity and quality and service improvements.
  • Documents SOP’s and work instructions to capture and document processes and procedures.
Ensure safety is a top priority with active measures in place to drive a safe culture


How will you get there?


Education

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related discipline required

Experience
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing or lab environment performing production/operations and/or project management functions.
  • Minimum 3 years of management experience.
  • Experience within regulated environment is preferred – pharm/bio-pharma related.
  • Practical application experience of Six Sigma and Lean. Green Belt / Black Belt Certification desired.
  • This position requires occasional travel to other Thermo Fisher Scientific, and partner sites worldwide (approx. 0 – 10%).
This position has not been approved to provide relocation assistance.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities





This his position has not been approved for relocation assistance.



About Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of more than $20 billion and approximately 65,000 employees globally. Our mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. We help our customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics, deliver medicines to market and increase laboratory productivity. Through our premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services – we offer an unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive services.


Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.





Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
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