Senior Maintenance Supervisor

Manufacturing/Operations Bronx, New York


Description

Perrigo Company is dedicated to making lives better by bringing high quality and affordable self-care products that consumers trust everywhere they are sold.  Help us do it.

JOB PURPOSE

Provides leadership to hourly maintenance staff to support quality initiatives, improve productivity and costs, explores innovative and alternate solutions to meet business needs, provides staff with corporate vision and goals, and provides great customer service to Operations to meet and exceed their objectives, through timely, professional and safe practices.

 

KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION

  • Demonstrated understanding of different continuous improvement techniques and ability to utilize appropriate tools to guide and derive root causes
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and excellent interpersonal skills, including good oral and written communication skills, and previous experience using computers
  • Ability to handle and resolve conflicts and maintain confidentiality
  • Bachelors degree or at least 3 years supervision in manufacturing experience required
  • Supervisory experience required
  • Previous pharmaceutical industry experience and understanding of Lean, Six Sigma, and 5S processes preferred

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 
  • Gives direction to hourly technicians and support staff to assure customer expectations are met, and interfaces with other department managers and supervisors to assist in removing roadblocks and providing service to meet production schedules
  • Assists with oversight of the maintenance expense budget to assure expenses are controlled and budget goals are met.
  • Supports capital projects by meeting agreed upon timelines generated by Operations and Engineering while maintaining tracking or costs, and institutes programs to enhance equipment utilization and increase efficiencies on work centers.
  • Supports quality initiatives and provide resources for change control, validation, cGMP training and development of engineering standards and good engineering practices.
  • Assists with process of maintaining spare parts inventory to service company assets and develops and implements processes for qualifying critical parts.
  • Communicates corporate and maintenance goals to the Maintenance department through staff meetings and responds to feedback and concerns generated by the Maintenance staff.
  • Supports corporate goals and maintains a safe work environment to ensure the lowest possible accident rate among their staff.
#DIV

We are seeking a diverse applicant pool to ensure the diversity of our team reflects the end consumers we serve through our self-care mission. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates our team’s differences. Individuals of all races, ethnicities, nationalities, ancestries, religious creeds, sexual orientations, genders, gender identities and gender expressions, national origins, ages, mental and physical abilities, familial status,’ veterans status’, military status’ and more are encouraged to apply. TOGETHER, we make lives better.