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Danaher Corporation Site Leader in Florence, Kentucky

R1166754: Site Leader

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Join a team where you can be heard, be supported, and always be yourself. At Beckman Coulter, a Danaher company, we’re building a culture that celebrates backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives of all our associates. At first glance, you will see we are dedicated to advancing and optimizing the laboratory to move science and health care forward for more than 80 years. Look again and see we're invested in you and give the opportunity to build a meaningful career, be creative, and try new things with the support you need to be successful.

Find the Danaher Business System (https://www.danaher.com/how-we-work/danaher-business-system) , which makes everything possible. You will also see a company that investors trust—our culture of continuous improvement has helped us outperform the S&P 500 by more than 5,000% over the past 25 years.

And no matter where you look at Beckman Coulter, at the heart of what we do, you’ll witness our shared purpose—helping realize life’s potential—in action. Our work helps improve millions of lives.

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What you find at Beckman Coulter —and within yourself — might just change the world!

The Site Leader for Reagents Manufacturing for Beckman Coulter Diagnostics is responsible for the manufacturing operations and facilities. Production comprises of Product Formulation, Pooling, Filling, Testing, and Packaging in a regulated environment.

This position will be located in Florence, KY. You will be an integral part of the leadership team and report to the Senior Director of Operations/Plant Management.

If you thrive in a multifunctional, fast-paced role and want to work to build a world-class organization—read on!

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Provide Direction to the site to manage site Safety, Finances, and staffing, while meeting product Quality, Delivery, and Productivity

  • Hire, develop and retain talent in support of sites goals and customers’ expectations.

  • Drive Continuous Process Improvement

  • Generate budgets and control expenses related to labor, controllable expenses, and manufacturing variances

  • Lead/Interact with site’s function such as Materials, Procurement, Quality and EHS

  • Coach the team through Product and Process related technical Investigations.

The essential requirements of the job include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Technical Discipline (e.g. Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry) or Engineering (e.g. Chemical Engineering) and 14 years of relevant experience or a Masters with 12+ years relevant experience or a Doctoral degree

  • 4 years of experience in managing people.

  • Extensive experience in manufacturing.

  • Leader in troubleshooting, investigation, root cause, and risk analysis in a GMP environment.

  • Strong background in continuous improvement, i.e. Lean/VDM/Kaizen

  • Experience in managing multiple priorities in production environment and provide support to meet the manufacturing schedule while maintaining quality and compliance.

  • Experienced working with cross-functional teams, including Quality, Manufacturing Technical Services, Facilities, Engineering, and Validation.

Special Working Conditions

  • Ability to gown for entry to Aseptic manufacturing areas.

Beckman Coulter, a Danaher company, offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates’ and their families’ lives. Whether it’s a health care program, paid time off, or 401K savings plans our programs give to life beyond the job. Check out our benefits at danaherbenefitsinfo.com. We believe you’ll like what you see.

We believe that creativity and innovation thrive when the most diverse set of voices are heard, and that’s why we’re taking concrete steps to ensure that we’re fostering an inclusive and engaging workplace. If you’d like to learn more, read stories from our associates on our Careers Blog (https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/blog) or contact one of our recruiters.

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.Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. 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.The EEO posters are available here (https://www.dol.gov/agencies/ofccp/posters) .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at 202.419.7762 or applyassistance@danaher.com to request accommodation.If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.