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Manufacturing Manager (Pharma Eyecare)

Westport, Ireland Req ID 2206230 Category Manufacturing & Operations Division AbbVie

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The complexities of our global organization provide unique opportunities for growth, job stability, and the pursuit of what matters most to us in our lives. Our passion for operational excellence helps us have a remarkable impact on lives worldwide while maintaining a strong work/life balance that keeps us focused and fulfilled.

We are now recruiting for an experienced Manufacturing Manager to join AbbVie Westport on a fixed term contract basis.  As our new Manufacturing Manager, you will be responsible for the supervision of manufacturing operations with the Unit Dose department according to AbbVie procedural and regulatory requirements. You will be supporting activities based on a 12hr shift. 

So if you are ambitious and driven to make a real impact on a global scale, read on to find out more and apply….

Your key responsibilities in this role will include; 
•    Lead, motivate and mentor your team to maximise their effectiveness by clearly communicating task details and goals to your team members, allowing them to work effectively
•    Oversee and organize the teams ongoing training and development
•    Oversee the shift management including delegation and allocation of tasks
•    On floor responsibility for pro-active compliance management for safety and quality requirements
•    On floor process confirmation checks of task execution, batch file, logbook, trackers etc. 
•    Provide technical expertise for investigation and resolution of process deviations, root cause investigation, CAPAs, process improvements, review and approval of change controls
•    Provide technical leadership to functional areas and collaborate with key Stakeholders.
•    Prioritization of activities to achieve the schedule including schedule management and on floor
•    status confirmations.
•    Rapidly response the manufacturing issues, firstly within the team and escalating to support
•    stakeholders as required.
•    On floor preparation and execution of shift handover.


So, what education & experience do you need for this role?
•    Degree in Chemical engineering, biopharmaceutical, engineering, process engineering, life sciences
•    Technical background in pharmaceutical, biologics, or similar industries
•    Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Pharma/Medical Devices/Food Operations
•    A minimum of 1 year team direct supervisory experience in a team environment
•    Clear understanding of working within a regulated environment

So, does this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for? Then join AbbVie!

AbbVie is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop innovative solutions for patients and being part of an inclusive work environment.

Travel: No
Job Type: Experienced
Schedule: Full-time

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