Danaher Corporation Production Supervisor in Bengaluru, India
Job Title: Production Supervisor
Job Location: Bangalore
GCRF Level: P1
Job Profile : Production Operations
At Cepheid, we are passionate about improving healthcare through faster, more accurate diagnostic tests. With our GeneXpert® System, we’ve taken the most sophisticated molecular technology and packaged it into an automated, easy-to-use format that has quickly become the platform of choice worldwide. From the largest laboratories to small physician offices, our game-changing solution delivers critical answers when clinicians and patients need them most. Through strong molecular biology capabilities and ongoing product innovation, we are focused on developing tests for healthcare-associated infections, sexual health, critical infectious disease, virology, and oncology applications. Come join our vision for a better way and help make life better for us all! For more details, visit us at www.cepheid.com or follow us on Twitter (@CepheidNews).
Perform several manufacturing functions within the manufacturing operation team. Work on complex assignments requiring independent judgment and high degree of initiative to resolve issues. Identify and make recommendations for new procedures and improving equipment. Act as facilitator and highly skilled team leader for the department. Provide leadership and support in ensuring quality, lowering cost and improving productivity in production. This position will report to Manufacturing Manager
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Understand and adhere to safety policies and practices
Follow documentation procedure (filling out Data History Records (DHRs), reading and understanding instructions), Planned Deviation Report (PDR) or Non-Conformance Report (NCR). Prepare and follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Manufacturing Work Instructions.
Maintain dry room and cleanroom standards, practices, and housekeeping according to standard operating procedures.
Monitor the breakdown/Downtime of equipment and generate work order
Perform in-process inspection of components and assemblies to verify quality conformance.
Recognize any minor issues from the equipment and any affiliated documentations and take appropriate corrective action within scope. Notify Supervisors and Leads of issues and discrepancies immediately.
Report causes of process and/or documentation and assist or coordinate resolutions.
Apply company policies and procedures to complete assignments.
Conduct Shift handover with peers
Start and end batch runs. follow production schedules
Follow acceptance criteria for equipment yield and efficiency
Review and reconciliation of DHRs
Prepare and verify materials to be used as issued to work orders
Execute Line Clearance
Perform set-up and change-over on equipment.
Perform line set-up and verification according to SOPs
Lead assigned shift and execute production plan
Assure GMPs, housekeeping, safety and environmental guidelines are being followed correctly and consistently.
Oversee movement of materials into clean rooms as well as movement of product out of clean rooms.
Prioritize production activities and meet with production plan and yield
TRAINING RESPONSIBILITIES: (REQUIRED)
- Complete all assigned and required training satisfactorily and on time
Education and Experience (in years):
3-5 years of related experience in clean room assembly or Manufacturing in the medical device, pharmaceutical or biotech industry, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
MSc/B Tech/BE in Biotechnology / Biomedical
Experience in Compliance audits ex ISO13485, CDSCO, GMP
Knowledge and skills:
Experience in handling of operator’s team size from 20 to 60 or more
Understands Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Documentation Practice (GDP)
Must be a team player and able to demonstrate willingness and ability to provide assistance to co-workers.
Ability to clearly and effectively communicate with peers, supervisors, manufacturing engineers, stockroom managers and leads. Able to understand instructions and batch records written and spoken in English.
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Basic Computer Skills in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint
Experience in EPR system like SPA or Oracle
Able to identify each station of the machinery.
Good to have the knowledge of lean manufacturing tools. Some or all like Visual Management and Daily Management, Standard work, Problem Solving Process.
Must be able to lift 25 lbs. Must be able to stand for several hours in Production area.
Ability to work directly with, handle or come into contact with chemicals or reagents.
Must be able to work in extended hours and shifts
Must be able to work in extreme low humidity conditions ≤10%
The role and responsibilities for this position is not limited up to mentioned above it may change as and when required.
Danaher Corporation Overview
Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 70,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $30 B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.
When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) tools and the stability of a tested organization.At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.
Operating Company: Cepheid