Production Supervisor - PPB/HEMO - Day Shift

Hiring By - Biostaffic



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Mid-Senior level

Posted 4 months ago
Job details

This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You'll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter's products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives—where your purpose accelerates our mission.
Your role at Baxter
The Supervisor coordinates the manufacturing in the Pour Bottle and Hemoconcentrates departments. They supervise the activities of team members and machinery to ensure production of quality product in an efficient manner, consistent with quality standards and specifications. Lead the integration of the Enterprise Management System (EMS) principles. Utilize Baxter’s Shared Commitment’s as a framework to lead their team and help drive a high performing culture.
This role is based on Days but will oversee 3 shifts (Days/Afternoons/Midnights). The incumbent will be responsible for a 24x5 manufacturing operation. Work flexibility will be required to ensure all the incumbent is available to switch shifts based on operational needs.   
What you will be doing
  • Responsible for trouble shooting and repairing of equipmentResponsible for all maintenance performed in the departmentParticipate in machine improvements/changes and FOC production as the need arises.
  • Organize and schedule optimally in support of production priorities. Monitor area to ensure neat / orderly & Audit Ready Identify areas of improvement and initiate the action plan and or corrective actions.
  • Improve the effectiveness of all team members by providing documented training, coaching employees during feedback reviews, and daily activities to improve skills, providing recognition for good performance.  Also ensures company policies are applied consistently and fairly and takes appropriate action to correct unacceptable behaviors.
  • Identify and implement Value Improvement Projects to reduce product cost or improve quality by supervising scrap and efficiencies, reviewing results with employees and implementing IDEAs to improve processes.
  • Ensure all activities and products are in compliance with specifications and GMP’s by reviewing all batch records, taking appropriate actions to respond to out of tolerance produce and identifying corrective actions to prevent non-conformances.  Maintain the facility and equipment to meet all GMP and 6S requirements.
  • Meet financial commitments by ensuring that the budgeted labour standards are met throughout the year, as well as assisting in establishing budget, production standards and manufacturing expenses for the department for the next year.
What do you bring
  • Successful completion of High School or GED, Post Secondary education preferred
  • Experience within a manufacturing operation
  • English, Math, Communications
  • Mechanical and or Electrical proficiency
  • Strong mechanical proficiency and equipment trouble-shooting ability.
  • Practical experience using Lean tools (6S, LSW, VM, DA, Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping).
  • Knowledge of GMP, ISO standards, and regulatory/corporate requirements.
  • Previous supervisory experience within the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry
  • 3 – 5 years of supervisory experience in a GMP regulated manufacturing facility.
  • People Management Experience – people management, coaching and team development skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to work with all levels of the organization.
  • Strong ability to balance multiple priorities in a fast paced, high pressure environment.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to take a leading role in the continuous improvement cycle to reduce cost, and improve product quality in the department.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills and critical thinking abilities.
  • Intermediate proficiency in Word, Excel & PowerPoint, Infinity and EBR.
  • Good solid understanding of SOP’s/specs, blueprints, PCS’s and BOM’s
  • Proficiency in trouble shooting automated equipment.
Reasonable AccommodationsBaxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities globally. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please click on the link here and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.
Recruitment Fraud NoticeBaxter has discovered incidents of employment scams, where fraudulent parties pose as Baxter employees, recruiters, or other agents, and engage with online job seekers in an attempt to steal personal and/or financial information. To learn how you can protect yourself, review our Recruitment Fraud Notice.

Benefits Offered?

  • No

Bonus Offered?

  • No

Travel Required?

  • No


  • Canada


  • Mid-Senior level

Global Experience Needed?

  • No

Specialized Experience Needed?

  • No

Apply before:

  • Apr 12, 2024
Company Overview
Baxter International Inc.
Baxter International Inc.

Current Openings: 0

For nearly a century, we have delivered on our commitment to saving and sustaining the lives of patients, working alongside clinicians and providers around the world. We believe every person — regardless of who they are or where they are from — deserves a chance to live a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. At the intersection of progress and purpose is where we are redefining what it means to be a global medtech leader. It is where we are relentlessly pursuing healthcare transformation, fueled by our compassion for patients and providers and the challenges they face. It is where bold ideas meet the promise for meaningful change in the world around us. We are there, at every step of the journey, to help clinicians deliver the best care possible.
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