Philips Production Manager in Latham, New York

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In this role, you have the opportunity to

serve as a production leader for operational objectives in building and sustaining a world class operations team.

You are responsible for

  • Manages, mostly via Group Leaders, a production unit and its related processes and staff to deliver products against lowest cost, according to planning and quality requirements.

  • Defines the short-term manufacturing policy within the constraints of the industrial strategy. Plans supply of materials.

  • Manages installation of production equipment. Checks production results and solves uses them with regard to production scheduling.

  • Supervises, selects, develops, coaches and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient manufacturing.

  • Defining the short-term manufacturing policy within the constraints of the industrial strategy and planning supply of materials.

  • Complete all required reports in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Attain production goals for the highest quality product on schedule and within stated budget.

  • Establish and maintain a safe, clean and well-organized work environment.

  • Interact with other departments to obtain required support and foster an atmosphere of teamwork.

  • Implement cost reduction and safety procedures to insure quality and quantity production output.

  • Be familiar with all pertinent procedures, policies and directives.

  • Keeps management informed on any production issues that may impact on the production schedule.

  • Ensure proper parts control and processing to maintain an accurate parts inventory, with minimal cycle count variances.

  • Maintain accurate and current training records on department teammates.

You are a part of

Our production unit that is delivering lifesaving products around the globe!

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

  • 5+ years relevant management and supervisory experience

  • BS Degree in Technology or Management preferred

  • Medical device industry preferred or experience in a highly regulated manufacturing environment

  • Work in conditions normal for a manufacturing environment

  • Familiar with LEAN practices and processes i.e. 6S / problem solving / process improvement / daily management

Takt time / one piece flow / standard work etc.

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 at . 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 at on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at .

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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.