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Manufacturing Shift Lead

Runcorn, Cheshire
Job Type
19 Jul 2022
Leading international Pharmaceutical Manufacturer seeks experienced Manufacturing Team Leaders.

About the role:

To provide Leadership, direction and facilitate management of the UK Production Area.
Lead and motivate the operational team and ensure staff are recruited, engaged and trained to the agreed level of competence.
Performance data analysis undertaken and communicated to all staff.

Duties may include:

Operational responsibility for areas within the Production Area.
The appropriate team management, engagement and motivation of personnel, active development of pride in their effectiveness and team work.
Compliance of company policies and legislative requirements to include Health and Safety, cGMP (Good Manufacturing Practise), ISO Standards and HR related policies & procedures.
Contribution and participation as an individual and representative in future development and roll out of the Company strategy.
To achieve the Production Area Operations directives on a daily, monthly and annual basis.
Set operational objective to ensure that activity is delivered on time and to the agreed accredited standard and implement corrective action when deficiencies arise.
The implementation of local and corporate management practises which will enhance the Units performance.
Meet reporting requirements of the Production Area and Customer needs.
The recruitment, engagement, development, motivation and retention of quality and committed staff.
Set high personal and professional standards in line with Company policy.
Assist in maintaining the Quality Assurance Accreditation Programme, compliant with the Manufacturing Specials licence and ISO Standards.
Attend management meetings as required and be proactive in all aspects of relevant activity of the Customer.
To be flexible to the developing and changing needs of the role and adapt accordingly.
Perform any other related duties as reasonably requested.
The role holder must comply with policies or procedures relating to data privacy or information security.

Key Performance indicators:

Delivers within defined time frames the Production Area objectives and targets.
External customer satisfaction with Quality of service being provided by the Production Area.
Satisfactory internal and external audit to maintain full accreditation.
Satisfactory Operational reviews through demonstrable evidence.
To ensure excellent communication links between the Production Area and relevant stakeholders on site to ensure a quality service is delivered and maintained.

Personal Attributes:

Must be motivated to achieve business goals and objectives with a flexible approach.
Good Communication Skills to ensure active motivation and good team-work.
Good organisational and planning skills
Energetic/flexible and adaptable.
Able to deal with changing priorities within a reactive service demonstrating resilience.
Desire to continuously improve business performance
Able to manage and facilitate change by encouraging engagement and participation from team members. Leading a pipeline of improvement initiatives

Skills and experience:

Degree/Diploma/Higher National Certificate HNC (or equivalent qualification)
Appropriate and relevant professional qualifications
Experience in Aseptic or pharmaceutical or medical devices - compounding, or manufacturing - minimum of 2 years' experience
Managerial experience with relevant qualification(s)
Excellent Written and Verbal Communication Skills
Strong knowledge of GMP requirements
Ability to drive process change through to completion
Excellent organisational and planning skills
Excellent people management skills
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  • Job Reference: 661978624-2
  • Date Posted: 19 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Marketplace Technical
    Marketplace Technical
  • Location: Runcorn, Cheshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent