Production Maintenance Manager Abbott Laboratories Westbrook
Production Maintenance Manager
Short Description :
Field Availability 24 hours/day to support 24 hours of Manufacturing when reasonably needed Abbott Rapid Diagnostics is part of Abbotts Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to ,…
Full Description :
Abbott Rapid Diagnostics is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.
The position of Production Manager is within our Infectious Disease Developed Markets business unit located at Westbrook, Maine. In this role you will be responsible for overseeing and leading all production operations ensuring reliability and efficiency while achieving production schedules to meet finished products demand. Collaborates with cross-functional teams to ensure production demand is met as well as quality and compliance.
This job description will be reviewed periodically and is subject to change by management.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Maintains a high functioning production staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting and training employees. Ensures policies and procedures are adhered to through coaching, counseling, disciplining, and rewarding employees.
Maintains a safe work environment.
Communicates job expectations. Plans, monitors and appraises results.
Enhances productivity by trending data and seeking gains in efficiency. Finds and recommends root cause solutions.
Work as a team player by seeking the advice of and lending advice to other members of the management team. Seeks improvement through positive change in all areas of operations.
Works closely with Director of Operations to ensure production objectives are met.
Authors objective performance evaluations for production staff.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Manages subordinate supervisors who supervise employees in Production
Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws
Interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS | EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in Manufacturing, Business Administration, Engineering or related technical field; or equivalent experience and/or specialized training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
5+ years’ experience as a supervisor or manager
Availability 24 hours/day to support 24 hours of Manufacturing when reasonably needed.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 3+ years’ experience in Manufacturing
An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.