Production Manager

Catalent Pharma Solutions    Winchester, KY
Job Description

Position Overview:

Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent’s advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents , ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here

Production Manager - Packaging

Position Summary

The Production Manager reports to the Director of Operations.

The purpose of this position is to produce products of the right quality and cost on time, every time, using correct cGMP standards. The Functional Production Manager must be able to manage department success via direct and indirect relationships. Meets delivery schedules, product quality safety and compliance requirements, budget expenditures and improve organizational performance.

Catalent s Winchester location is the flagship US manufacturing location for large scale complex controlled release (CR) oral dose forms, with integrated analytical and development services. With 20 years of expertise in product development, technology transfers and commercial manufacturing, and roots in industry leading Glatt technology. This site offers newly installed Fluid Beds, expanded analytical labs, and an advanced open facility design that provides flexibility in supporting the requirements of any new customer program.

The Role

  • Oversee daily performance against established standards and schedules. Resolve workflow and processing technical issues. Support 24/7 operations to drive right first time in all aspects of organizational performance. Collaboration:
  • Liaise positively with support functions to establish efficient schedules and quality products especially smoothly processing the flow of material, staff, information and paperwork.
  • Interfacing with Materials Management and other warehouse staff as related to raw material inventory control issues.
  • Assuring compliance within the Manufacturing department with all CGMP and safety regulations.
  • Ensuring that the facility is kept “tour ready at all times and people/material/flow/cleaning and zone concepts are maintained at all times.
  • Management of governmental agencies and customer representatives as required to facilitate audits, prepare and complete corrective action plans and of-site visits.
  • Assuring that operators are trained and following the operating and cleaning standard operating procedures and any other applicable regulations.
  • Ensuring batch records are complete and accurate first time

The Candidate

  • Candidates should have a minimum of a Bachelor Degree in engineering or scientific discipline and have at least 3 years prior supervisory or relevant management experience. Operational excellence certification preferred.
  • Candidates must be capable of creating and working within an operating plan framework and budget.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of the equipment and processes used in the facility and within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of cGMP, FDA and DEA guidelines and how to apply them effectively.
  • Candidates should have a thorough knowledge of Solid Dosage manufacturing.

Position Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K are all offered from day one of employment
  • 19 days of paid time off annually + 7 paid holidays

Leadership Competencies for Performance and Development

  • Leads with Integrity and Respect
  • Delivers Results
  • Demonstrates Business Acumen
  • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork
  • Champions Change
  • Engages and Inspires
  • Coaches and Develops

Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

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C atalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to [email protected] . This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 22:50:45 GMT

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