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Supervisor, Production - Wayne, NJ

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Date: Sep 23, 2022

Location: Wayne, NJ, US

Company: Getinge

Job Purpose:

Responsible for meeting production requirements and quality standards set forth by the Sr. Manufacturing Manager.  Meet schedules by using appropriate operating procedures and following FDA, GMP, ISO and OSHA regulations.  Recommend measures to improve production methods and practices, product quality and cost efficiencies.  Responsible for introducing new tooling/products into production.


Job Functions:  

  • Review master production schedule for work hour requirements (MAN loading) and develop department weekly schedules.
  • Track actual against schedule quantities adjusting MAN loading requirements in order to ensure schedules are met.
  • Review and update procedures and specifications through the ECN process.
  • Recommend overtime requirements to the Production Manager
  • Manage labor, material variances and inventory
  • Seeks and recommends continuous improvements of production processes, equipment.
  • Partner with Engineering on protocols and tooling qualifications as they relate to the introduction of new/and modified equipment to ensure compliance within company standards and GMP guidelines.
  • Exercise sound judgment and analytical skills to make technical decisions and provide technical information to Engineering as they relate to such areas as new tooling, prototypes, assemblies, PD specifications and new processes.
  • Accept or reject product based on specifications.
  • Conduct new employee training and document in training logbooks, recommend new training methods as needed.
  • Delegate assignments to manufacturing Leads and Senior Operators as appropriate.
  • Lead and develop teams through effective management and communication consistently applying company policies and practices to create a positive work environment.
  • Proactively coach and counsel employees for performance improvement in areas such as production (quality and quantity), attendance and interpersonal skills.  Compile and conduct formal performance evaluations.



Minimum Requirements:

  • High School graduate or minimum of a 2 years technical degree with at least 4 years of supervisory experience in a FDA regulated environment.
  • Experience in generating manufacturing process documentation.
  • Working knowledge of GMP, ISO and OSHA requirements
  • Proficient with Process Validation
  • Prior experience within the following environments preferred:  assembly of plastics components; injecting molding, extrusion or related fields; tools and fixture.




Getinge is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.