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2nd shift Manufacturing Supervisor


Work Your Magic with us!  


Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.  


This role does not offer sponsorship for work authorization. External applicants must be eligible to work in the US. 


Your Role:


At MilliporeSigma, the Manufacturing Supervisor is accountable for the efficient daily production of DNA and RNA products; activities supporting training, supervision, coaching, and motivation of employees; flow of materials, maintenance of equipment, control of operating costs, raw material utilization, and maintenance of safety and quality standards.


  • Supervise and mentor up to 10 employees.
  • Perform manufacturing tasks including processing production runs, operating equipment, and cleaning activities as needed to ensure quality and timely shipment of products.
  • Follow all safety guidelines in associated work instructions.
  • Ensure the department is maintained in a state of audit readiness per safety and 5 S guidelines.
  • Communicate and document potential safety hazards and work to minimize or eliminate.
  • Identify training needs and ensure training records meet quality requirements.
  • Ensure routine quality verifications and housekeeping/sanitation tasks are performed as scheduled and ensure data requirements are met.
  • Ensure all employees are following work instructions associated with assigned tasks.
  • Communicate job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Maintain staff by recruiting, selecting, and orienting employees, developing personal growth opportunities.
  • Conduct regular meetings with direct reports (group and individual).
  • Exhibit tact and consideration to all employees and follow through on commitments.
  • Promote open dialogue between employees, ensure effective shift transfers and be proactive in resolving conflicts.
  • Assign team members priorities to optimize productivity and deliver on weekly assignments. Utilize individuals within the team to make most effective use of their skills, while balancing duties.
  • Manage departmental performance measures and provide regular progress reports to Manager.


Physical attributes:

  • Lift, push, and or pull up to 30 pounds.
  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to gloves, lab coat, safety glasses, respirator, face shield, safety, etc.
  • This position is 2nd shift hours- Monday- Friday 4 pm- 1230 am.


Who you are:


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in any field.  
  • 3+ years Leadership experience.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any field. 
  • Skilled with diagnosing and resolving problems with products, methods, and equipment.
  • Ability to design test plans and drive a Blue Belt/Kaizen project or event.
  • Experience creating metric reports for production using Excel.
  • Advanced knowledge of CPP, Mango, and SAP.
  • Knowledge of leading risk assessments and change controls.
  • In-depth understanding of processes, such as modification structures, molecular weight calculations or complex formulation calculations.

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
Apply now and become a part of our diverse team!


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Job Requisition ID:  257673
Location:  The Woodlands
Career Level:  D - Professional (4-9 years)
Working time model:  full-time

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