Production Supervisor, LAL (2nd Shift)
Company: Charles River Laboratories
Posted on: January 16, 2022
For 70 years, Charles River employees have worked together to
assist in the discovery, development and safe manufacture of new
drug therapies. When you join our family, you will have a
significant impact on the health and well-being of people across
the globe. Whether your background is in life sciences, finance,
IT, sales or another area, your skills will play an important role
in the work we perform. In return, we'll help you build a career
that you can feel passionate about.
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered for this position, a resume/CV
must be uploaded and submitted during the application process.
Please make sure work history and education are added correctly.Job
SummaryWe are seeking a Production Supervisor, PTS (2nd Shift) for
our Microbial Solutions site located in Charleston, SC.Provide
direct daily supervision and review work of assigned departmental
employees to ensure accuracy and to ensure adherence to pertinent
departmental policies, practices, SOPs, safety procedures and
biosafety protocols. Schedule and prioritize workload of group
members.The following are the job responsibilities related to the
Production Supervisor, PTS (2nd Shift):
- Assist in the coordination and scheduling of activities of the
department through hands-on technical support, delegation of
responsibility and/or authority to departmental subordinates.
- Oversee production activities of assigned group, including SOPs
and cGMP compliancy. Ensure proper record-keeping and report
- Review and address safety issues
- Review customer complaints, provide manufacturing reviews for
customer complaints and participate in the development and
implementation of any resulting procedural changes.
- Review and ensure appropriate inventory levels of departmental
- Interview and select qualified non-exempt personnel. Recom
-mend personnel actions, including hiring, promotions and raises.
Partner with Human Resources and depart -mental management to
assist in the handling of disciplinary issues. Draft appropriate
personnel action paperwork.
- Identify training and development needs of direct reports.
Assist in the development, implementa -tion and delivery of depart
-mental training programs; ensure that direct reports receive
departmental orien -tation and necessary on-the-job training.
Oversee main -tenance of group training manual and training
- Monitor performance of direct reports. Provide regular coaching
and counseling. Assist in preparation and delivery of salary and
performance reviews of direct reports.
- Schedule overtime as authorized. Review and approve time worked
for direct reports. Coordinate vacation/time off schedules.
- Recommend short-range operating objectives, organizational
structure of direct reports and staffing requirements. Assist in
the development of a departmental plan for backup and succession of
key technical personnel.
- May assist in development of departmental budget.
- Ensure optimum performance of group function. Recommend and
implement techniques to improve productivity, increase
efficiencies, cut costs, take advantage of opportunities, and
maintain state-of-the-art practices.
- Assist in the development, maintenance and communication of
departmental systems and SOPs. Assist in the development and
communication of job descriptions for subordinate positions.
- Ensure that departmental equipment is maintained in good
working condition and that departmental area(s) are maintained in a
clean and orderly condition.
- Perform all other related duties as assigned.Job
QualificationsThe following are the minimum qualifications related
to the Production Supervisor, PTS (2nd Shift):
- Education: Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) or equivalent in life
sciences or related discipline.--- Experience: 4-6 years related
- An equivalent combination of education and experience may be
accepted as a satisfactory substitute for the specific education
and experience listed above.--- Certification/Licensure: None.
--- Other: Effective communication and interpersonal skills
required. Demonstrated computer skills (data input, word
IMPORTANT: A resume is required to be considered for this position.
If you have not uploaded your resume in your candidate profile,
please return to upload field and attach your resume/CV.
About Microbial Solutions
Our Microbial Solutions business group has a comprehensive
portfolio of endotoxin testing, microbial detection and microbial
identification products and services is unlike any other, and has
been purposefully designed to meet the complex and ever-changing
needs of the industry. We help clients to ensure product safety and
quality with easy-to-use yet robust testing solutions that satisfy
regulatory requirements, support critical decision making and
improve operational efficiencies.
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