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Manager -Chemistry Manufacturing

Patheon
California City, CA 93505
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102024BR
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Job Description

Requisition number- 102024BR
Position Title- Manager- Chemistry Manufacturing



When you join us at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll be part of a smart, driven team that shares your passion for exploration and discovery. With revenues of $22 billion and the largest investment in R&D in the industry, we give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Location/Division Specific Information

The Manager of Chemistry Manufacturing is a key leader in the Operations department at the Sunnyvale, California site. The department is part of the Ion Chromatography and Sample Preparation business unit, but supports several other business units within the Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry division.

How will you make an impact?

The Manager of Chemistry Manufacturing has responsibility for providing strong technical leadership to the team in charge of manufacturing of chromatography media. The Manager will need to develop strong relationships with colleagues in Research and Development to facilitate new product introductions and to effectively seek help in addressing manufacturing issues. The Manager will also need to work with cross functional teams to identify and implement improvements in existing manufacturing processes.

What will you do?

  • Lead, train and develop the Media Production and Resin Qualification team. Define and establish clear objectives and expectations, provide direct feedback routinely for performance management.
  • Be a visionary of process change and documentation of processes and workflows to achieve operational excellence - guide others toward that vision.
  • Drive and lead teams in continuous improvement efforts - identify and address root cause situations, and build systems to prevent and correct issues. Conducts financial analysis to forecast and assess project impact.
  • Participate as a core team or extended team member for new product introduction.
  • Contributes to new product introduction documentation, ensuring that operations concerns are addressed.
  • Establish key performance indicators for projects in area of responsibility that drive change and visibility to the team and leadership. Track, trend, and monitor routinely with active data analysis rigor performed to drive the continuous improvement culture.
  • Effectively uses prioritization mechanisms to utilize resources across teams to complete the work on-hand and/or rise to Leadership so that resource needs can be addressed.
  • Identify projects and recommends appropriate course of action (e.g. discontinuation, outsource, process improvement) to maximize profitability and supply.
  • Have a lead role in the harmonization and technology transfer process for the media synthesis (including qualification) and consumables manufacturing to drive risk mitigation, productivity and quality and service improvements.
  • Documents SOP’s and work instructions to capture and document processes and procedures.
  • Ensure safety is a top priority with active measures in place to drive a safe culture.

How will you get here?

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering, chemistry, or equivalent work experience with polymer chemistry required.

Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a manufacturing or technical environment performing production/operations and/or project management functions.
  • Minimum 3 years of leadership and/or management experience.
  • Experience within ISO 9001 regulated environment is preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Understanding of Polymer Chemistry and its practical application is desired
  • Ability to influence team contributors in a matrix organization
  • Understanding of and certification in Lean Manufacturing principles, such as Six Sigma, is a plus

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.




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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Posted: 2019-08-28 Expires: 2019-12-23

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