BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Plant Manager in Sparks, Maryland

Job Description SummaryThe Plant Manager is responsible for the leadership and direction of an overall plant operation. This position is accountable for achievement of key operational goals aligned with key business objectives. This includes leading the overall plant operations to meet the goals in safety, productivity, quality, and financial performance. The plant manager effectively influences and partners with senior leadership on operational strategy and overall is responsible for the execution of the strategies. The Plant Manager has influence on key factors of operating income as it relates to significant levels of budgeted human capital and material resources.

Job Description

This role requires an inspirational leader that will work across teams to prioritize on meeting the demands of the business and ensuring that the teams meet customer/product service levels and expectations. This leadership role reports to the Senior Director Operations.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Effectively and consistently lead the execution of operational strategies while prioritizing and meeting the day to day business demands in a matrixed team environment

  • Establish operational management systems to effectively monitor overall plant performance as it relates to the master production schedule, safety, quality control, continuous improvement activities, customer satisfaction levels, corrective actions, maintenance, inventory level, production/purchase variances, and product service levels

  • Develop, implement and maintain manufacturing operating procedures and assist in supporting the maintenance of product master device records

  • Proactively determine overall manufacturing support including workforce planning and equipment planning to meet production schedules

  • Provide overall inspirational leadership to the matrix team encouraging continuous improvement, continuous professional development and overall team collaboration

  • Partner with the Quality Assurance Department to assure compliance with regulatory agencies

  • Partner with the Product Support Department to revise product/equipment releases to manufacturing and assist in the smooth manufacturing transfer of new/revised product or equipment

  • Proactively working with the Senior Director in the planning and approval of major equipment purchases

  • Coordinate manufacturing related programs to establish and maintain GMP and ISO 13485 certification

Primary Work LocationUSA MD - Baltimore

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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