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Philips Production Supervisor in Carlsbad, California


In this role, you have the opportunity to

You will supervise a manufacturing team and take responsibility for the quality of the products produced, the production yield and the timeliness of the deliveries. As a Production Supervisor overseeing the first shift (5:00 AM to 1:30 PM), you will join in Philips efforts to increase the production of life saving devices.

You are responsible for

  • Preparing and executing of one or more manufacturing production processes to deliver safe, compliant, quality products and services to our customers.

  • Ensuring manufacturing performance, volume, quality and cost goals are met by proactively identifying and resolving capacity/resource bottlenecks.

  • Executing and/or support projects, goals, and metrics and drive continues improvement efforts using LEAN methods.

  • Initiating/sponsoring production dominated improvement projects. Represents production function in cross-functional projects.

  • Planning, scheduling and coordinating production-planning processes utilizing expertise in Materials Resource Planning (MRP). Set production priorities to support customer delivery commitments.

  • Overseeing availability of WIP and finished products in the manufacturing facility.

  • Supervising product lines, training new hires and developing existing assemblers and leads.

You are a part of

The Monitoring and Analytics (MA) & Therapeutic Care business group, within the Connected Care & Health Informatics business cluster. Monitoring Analytics,  is a software and solutions business encompassing patient monitoring and its capabilities. Our MA solutions reach more than 370 million people every year. You will be reporting to the Production Manager in Carlsbad, CA.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent years of related experience

  • 3+ years’ in a supervisory role in Assemble-To-Order (ATO) manufacturing environment (within a regulated industry preferred)

  • Advanced computer skills with MS Excel and ERP/MRP systems, preferably SAP

  • Strong leadership skills, as well as, facilitation, motivation and interpersonal skills, with proven ability to resolve conflict situations

  • US work authorization is a precondition of employment, the company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.

In return, we offer you

The opportunity to manage a team of Production Workers who are assembling our ventilator devices. You will have the chance to make process improvements, so we can continue to positively impact the lives of our customers through manufacturing quality products.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions .

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As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.