JOB DESCRIPTION :
Leads technical group(s) within business unit / product specific AV Engineering organization responsible for supporting operations.
In this role the Manager will : ensure that processes and staffing are appropriately developed and implemented, set strategic vision / goals in alignment with organization, drive utilization of engineering tools including root cause analysis, design for manufacturability, LEAN to improve manufacturing processes, yields, and equipment during the manufacturing stages of the product, ensure executional compliance within organization to all applicable internal requirements and external regulations.
Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
Recruits, coaches and develops organizational talent.; Provides direction and guidance to exempt specialists and if applicable non-
exempt employees.; Coordinates across functional areas and or business units in order to achieve company and / or area goals.
Utilizes knowledge and skills to lead organization through resolution of technical challenges, process / equipment improvements, safety improvements.
Ensures organizational compliance with company policies / procedures and regulations.; Makes decisions regarding work processes or operational plans and schedules in order to achieve department objectives.
Develops, monitors and adjusts the annual budget for group / department.; Provides cross-functional communications regarding the status of department and manufacturing performance.
Analyzes data and makes decisions regarding manufacturing processes, product performance, and quality related events.
Candidate must have proven experience in Project Management, New Products Introduction and Cost Reduction Initiatives.
Selected person will be in charge of implementing the PMO methodology and structure within the site.
Will coordinate and ensure new production lines get properly validated in the site.
This position will be in charge of coordinating efforts site wide to identify, develop and implement cost reduction initiatives
JOB FAMILY : Engineering
DIVISION : AVD Vascular
LOCATION : Costa Rica >
ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS : WORK SHIFT :
WORK SHIFT : Cr09Sal (Costa Rica)
TRAVEL : Yes, 10 % of the Time
MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE :
SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES :
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)