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Lab Filtration Devices Productivity Leader

Cardiff, AL 35073

Help us improve access to life-changing therapies that can transform human health

We are Cytiva, a global provider of technologies and services that advance and accelerate the development and manufacture of therapeutics. Formerly part of GE Healthcare, we have a rich heritage tracing back hundreds of years, and a fresh beginning since 2020.

Our customers undertake life-saving activities. These range from fundamental biological research to developing innovative vaccines, biologic drugs, and novel cell and gene therapies. Our job is to supply the tools and services - the pots, pans, soups and sauces - they need to work better, faster and safer, leading to better patient outcomes.

What you'll do

Lab Filtration Devices are part of the Whatman disposable filtration range offered by Cytiva. The Whatman Lab Filtration product range is synonymous with quality, reliability and ease of use. This role is part of a team dedicated to maintaining this reputation through on-time delivery and complete customer satisfaction.

The Lab Filtration Devices Project Support provides leadership and support for the production team and drives performance rigour and interaction with our commercial organization and also key customers. The position will also act as the Manufacturing Program Leader supporting key New Product Introductions (NPI) and Transfer of Work (ToW) projects. They will also lead continuous improvement initiatives that drive productivity. The position will be accountable for implementing actions that improve product & process quality, and also accelerate and support cultural change efforts to meet the Site strategic goals.

The role will be based in a Class 8 Clean room environment.

  • Work with other managers across manufacturing to generate Continuous Improvement (CI) ideas and spearhead the implementation of those ideas that lead to bottom line results.
  • Through system rigour, to monitor and improve productivity, while ensuring all customer commitments are met in a timely, quality and cost-conscious manner
  • Take the role of Manufacturing Program Leader in both transfer and NPI projects forLab Filtration Devices. To participate in design and manufacturability reviews, risk assessment and resource allocation in line with the Global Supply Chain NPI Handbook.
  • Drive implementation and maintenance of VSM levels 2 and 3 into Devices
  • Pro-actively drive completion on ECRs for productivity and quality improvements.
  • Work with Engineering to trend Overall Equipment Efficiency (OEE), proactively identify performance issues and develop solutions and opportunities for improvement.
  • Monitor and drive customer-facing requirements through complaint handling and non- conformance management ensuring timely delivery on solution.
  • Lead Compliance, as well as Environmental, Health & Safety efforts in support of plant goals
  • Drive LEAN and HOP principles to manufacturing implementation

    Who you are

    • Bachelor€™s Degree (or equivalent) with some production, supply chain or leadership experience or extensive production or supply chain experience.
    • Demonstrated ability to lead and develop teams.
    • Demonstrated ability to identify and implement Best Practices and deal with high levels of ambiguity
    • Strong communications skills, verbal and written.
    • Strong technical knowledge of manufacturing processes
    • Lean Six Sigma Green belt

      Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/visas-immigration/working

      Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role. Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security. Please see the link below for further details regarding the requirements for BPSS clearance

      Who we are

      Whatever your role, we bring purpose and challenge into our everyday work. If you are driven to make the world a better place thanks to science and medicine, you€™ll feel right at home here. If you€™re flexible, curious and relentless, you€™ll belong. If you are excited about a global culture, this can be the place to further your career.

      Want to know more? Take a look at our Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn pages!

      Cytiva is a 3.5 billion USD global life sciences leader with over 7000 associates across 40 countries who are dedicated to our mission to help us improve access to life-changing therapies that transform human health. As a trusted partner to customers that range in scale and scope, Cytiva brings efficiencies to research and manufacturing workflows, ensuring the development, manufacture and delivery of transformative medicines to patients.

      As part of the Danaher family of companies, our work at Cytiva is supported by a global science and technology innovator. In addition to Danaher€™s unrivaled leadership training and professional development programs, our relationship also provides expanded career opportunities across industries and brands. Together, we are united by a shared purpose: Helping Realize Life€™s Potential.

      Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The €œEEO is the Law€ poster is available here.","industry":"Biotechnology


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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