BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Operations Manager (m/f/i) in Wurmlingen, Germany
Job Description Summary
The OPS Manager plans, organizes and controls the V.Mueller UDI marking activities in close alignment with the sourcing and quality team within corporate, BU as well as local functional team members.
You will be responsible to develop and organize in-house production flow as well as capacity planning and production schedules. Furthermore, you will drive the e valuation of operational SQDC metrics, especially bottle-neck process optimization, and work with cross-functional team to ensure site readiness for any new processes (i.e. fixtures, laser programs, storage locations, BOMs/routers).
Further responsibilities are:
Close alignment with US production / manufacturing counterparts to assure adherence to BD requirements
Act as interface between the BDI OPS team, the local V.Mueller sourcing and quality, as well as the various internal project teams
Adhere to validation and verification metrics within the production process
Responsibility for developing annual OPS budgets, strategic goals and target achievement metrics
Implement corporate goals (reduce production time, improve efficiency and turn-around time)
Supplier evaluation, price and contract negotiations for equipment related to UDI marking activities
Lead, manage team members responsible for operations
Train, monitor and coach team, set goals and provide feedback
Management of equipment repairs and cost. Work with quality team on PM and calibration schedule to prevent adverse impact on production
You have a university degree in Business Economics, Finance or Industrial Engineering as well as appropriate professional experience in manufacturing of surgical instrumentation or similar technical products in a regulated, medical device environment.
Further requirements are:
Profound knowledge of material compositions and their reaction to laser marking activities
Fluency in German and English
Knowledge of MS Office and ERP systems
Experience managing and driving production teams and metrics
Ability to effectively manage technical processes
Ability to work cross-functionally with remote teams to drive efficient design transfer and implement changes
Experience in a regulated industry with Quality Management System
Familiarity with Good Manufacturing Practices as well as ISO and FDA standards
Collaboration in a highly motivated global environment. A familiar work climate in an innovative environment where your input counts. A safe workplace with long term perspectives. We endeavor a long term collaboration – hence corporate career planning throughout diverse phases of life conveys a high importance and value for us.
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Primary Work Location
DEU Wurmlingen - Kantstrasse
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