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Manufacturing Supervisor

Department: Production Management
Location: Bedford, MA

We are hiring a Manufacturing Supervisor in our Bedford, MA facility who will oversee Packaging and Winding Operations. This role is responsible for the safe, effective and efficient processes of manufacturing operations on a daily basis to achieve production goals. The Manufacturing Supervisor is accountable for operating activity and timely, effective issue management and compliance.  This role will supervise production staff with responsibility to train, guide, manage and optimize the production processes. 

A typical day will include…

  • Implement manufacturing objectives, including staffing levels to optimize machine utilization and minimize operating costs 
  • Coordinate and coach, with assistance from shift leads, to facilitate team members in meeting quality, production, material usage, cost standards and goals on each shift
  • Work effectively with senior management and other department supervisors to develop operational plans, schedules and targets to assure high quality of product
  • Develop and implement initiatives that support company performance improvement and Kaizen goals
  • Establish budget and manage expenses and capital needs for manufacturing and packaging 
  • Coordinate and maintain department, operating and safety reporting
  • Facilitate daily production and attend KPI meetings for cross departmental status updates and daily handoff meetings with each shift team to review plan/targets
  • Proactively initiate, monitor and recommend process improvements for safety, yield, output, quality or cost
  • Complete Gemba walks for observation
  • Responsible for monthly inventory count report in SAP for SCM and Finance variance review (cycle count)
  • Responsible for monthly non-inventory material (consumables) checks for reordering with Purchasing (Packaging)
  • Responsible directly, or through shift leaders where appropriate, to provide a safe, clean, productive and quality conscious operation
  • Manages direct and indirect reports as well as third party provided staff

What we need...

  • Bachelor’s degree, technical discipline preferred
  • 5- 8 years manufacturing experience with a minimum of 4 years of leadership experience
  • LEAN Certification and/or experience preferred
  • Computer skills using Google Suite for Business, Microsoft Office , including strong excel and SAP use

The candidate we think will be a great fit…

  • Lead and manage a team in a fast-paced and pressured environment with the ability to respond appropriately to changing demands
  • Adapt to changing  business needs, conditions and work responsibilities
  • Promote cooperation  and commitment within the team to meet goals
  • Take ownership by setting high goals and working to achieve them
  • Manage staff by assigning the right work to the right person, based upon skill and expertise, and delegates according to strengths and weaknesses of staff
  • Safety conscious and able to follow protocol and promote a culture of safety

What we can offer…

  • FUJIFILM offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits program including medical, dental, life insurance, 401k, flexible spending accounts, a generous paid time off plan, bottomless coffee and much more 
  • We have a multitude of wellness programs and an on-site fitness facility with daily classes
  • A company committed to offering you the environment and tools necessary to be successful

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