BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Manufacturing Supervisor in New Jersey
Job Description Summary
Be part of something bigger!
BD is one of the largest global medical technology companies in the world and is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. We have over 65,000 employees and a presence in virtually every country around the world to address some of the most challenging global health issues.
Summary of Position with General Responsibilities:
The Manufacturing Supervisor is responsible for operations and associated support functions including: production planning/workflow, material inventory/shipping and supervising operators. This role will also be responsible for ensuring a sustainable supply chain is established for all products. This position reports directly to the Sr. Operations Manager.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Represent management. Communicate Values, Quality & Safety policies, Strategic Initiatives, Plant Goals, Policies, and information updates
Lead and develop teammates to deliver positive outcomes in Safety, Quality, Delivery, & Cost
Performance evaluation and management; includes annual reviews, performance improvement plans, disciplinary process, and employee engagement
Lead and ensure effective employee relations with partnership from Human Resources
Manage employee schedules, vacations, personal time, and any required overtime to meet business requirements
Participate in interviewing and hiring direct labor
Provide employee coaching and mentoring to a small team.
Ensure compliance to the quality system and appropriate training of subordinates and self to include: GMP, product construction, quality, safety, process, and additional trainings as required
Ensure a safe work environment for all employees; reinforce safety culture, support incident investigations & follow up, and support ergonomic initiatives.
Connect with Finance material variances in the work orders.
Proactively lead continuous improvement efforts through plant CTW projects in assigned departments utilizing lean tools and methodologies
Actively manage production workflow and effectively communicate to direct reports.
Ensure scheduled product shipments and receipts are properly executed
Schedule and follow-up on repair and replacement of the department’s equipment as needed.
Support and execute any new product introductions or transfers
Ensure all materials are accounted for and stored per plant SOP’s. To include accurate quantities are available as noted in JDE for production and shipping.
Act as an SME for annual PI’s.
Other responsibilities and projects as assigned
Qualifications, Knowledge, and Skills Required
Required: Associates degree in Textiles or Engineering
Preferred: Bachelors’ of Science degree in Textiles or Engineering
With Associate’s degree at least eight years in a manufacturing/warehousing environment.
With Bachelor’s degree: Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment. Minimum 1 year experience supervising.
Textile manufacturing experience preferred.
Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
Ability to foster collaborative communication between multiple functions and employee levels.
Ability to read and understand procedures, specifications and diagrams.
Proficiency in common computer applications (eg. MS Outlook, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access etc.)
Experience with ERP/MRP systems preferred. Good interpersonal skills, self-motivation, and drive.
- Work is divided between an office and a manufacturing floor environment.
Why join us?
A career at BD means being part of a team that values your opinions and contributions and that empowers you to bring your authentic self to work. Here our associates can fulfill their life’s purpose through the work that they do every day.
You will learn and work alongside inspirational leaders and colleagues who are equally passionate and committed to fostering an inclusive, growth-centered, and rewarding culture. Our Total Rewards program — which includes competitive pay, benefits, continuous learning, recognition, career growth, and life balance components — is designed to support the varying needs of our diverse and global associates.
To learn more about BD visit https://jobs.bd.com/
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status. #LI-ISC
Primary Work Location
USA NJ - Delran
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status, or any other protected status.