Operations Manager Medical Components

Posted 20 September by Key Recruitment Ltd
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Operation Manager (Medical Components)

Summary of role and responsibilities:

Oversee of Delivering a World Class manufacturing service to all customers, through effective KPI and process development, including implementation and measurement of the same.

To manage the efficient manufacture of company moulded products and assemblies to company standards and specifications.

To plan and manage the physical and human resources required for Production and Logistics.

Specific responsibilities:

Control the manufacturing process in full, and produce associated documents and records.

Production planning:

Planning the production of moulded parts and assemblies for company stock requirements

Scheduling batch manufacture and assembly

Control of batch numbering

Stock control of raw materials and consumables

Develop and implement improvements to manufacturing practice:

Prepare /update work instructions, company procedures and associated documentation

Agree proposals with Directors/ Managers and collaborate with affected parties to achieve effective implementation

Review affected process after implementation and resolve any issues arising

Report to the Directors on moulded product manufacture and assemblies, quality issues and measures to control production costs

Manage all Logistics activities.

Improve the efficiency of the factory by improving systems and methods and by investing in suitable plant and equipment

Ensuring that there is transparent and supportive communication between the factory and sales/marketing organisations

Control of stocks for the relevant product ranges

Training and development of manufacturing staff:

Control of job descriptions


Resolution of any disciplinary or grievance requirements in accordance with company policies

Manage training of all production staff

Conduct appraisals in accordance with company policy and contribute to pay reviews for staff

Maintenance of manufacturing facilities:

Scheduling plant maintenance

Scheduling machine and equipment maintenance

Managing breakdowns and repairs

Control of mould tool maintenance and repairs, liaising with external parties/ suppliers as necessary

Maintain cleanliness within controlled environments, including biocidal requirements Ensure compliance with statutory requirements e.g. fire equipment

Driving operational performance, supporting sales and developing improved gross margin and profit performance, according to agreed short- and long-term plans and budgets Ops Manger

Regular nightshift communication, visits and training.

Liaise with HR on any staff issues.

Other activities:

Engage in GEM initiatives

Maintain a safe working environment at all times

Motivate the teams by setting the example

Skills and experience:

Minimum 5 years’ experience of a similar role

Excellent people management skills

Effective communicator

Knowledge of BS EN ISO 9001 and GMP standards

Awareness of BS EN ISO 14644 clean room requirements

Good organisational skills


Environmental, Health and Safety:

Commitment to the protection of the environment and targeting zero environmental incidents.

Obey safety rules, follow EHS policies and work in a safe manner

Report any concerns, unsafe or hazardous situations immediately to direct managers

Engage and participate in health, safety and environmental programs

Our Customers:

Understand and deliver solutions meeting the requirements of laboratory, bio-processing and pharmaceutical manufacturing.

Our Products:

Delivering components of the highest quality and precision for high specification manufacturing operations.

Application questions

Senior Management Experience within Pharmaceutical Manufacture?
Knowledge of ISO9001 and GMP standards?
Experience with Clean Room Requirement ISO14644?
Ability to drive Operational Performance?
Experience with training and developing manufacturing staff?

Reference: 36161632

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