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Value Stream Manager

Cork, Cork
Production


Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805640866W

DePuy Synthes are now recruiting for a Value Stream Manager this excellent opportunity will work as part of the Operations Team in DePuy Synthes, Cork a Shingo Prize Winning facility for Lean Manufacturing.   

 

This opportunity will have great scope, capability lead and the opportunity for value add through innovation, collaboration, team work and leadership the successful candidate has a great chance to diversify and progress in their career.  If you want to learn more, please apply via the link on careers@jnj.com

 

JOB PURPOSE:

 

 

The purpose of this role is to plan, direct and control all activities within DePuy for one or more  Value Streams and to ensure approved products are manufactured in accordance with customer requirements  and cost objectives in a compliant and safe manner. 

 

 

ORGANISATIONAL INTERFACES:

 

 

Plant Manager, Operations Managers, Operations Personnel, Engineering personnel, Quality personnel, other Value Stream Leaders, all support functions, other DePuy and JNJ personnel, external Bodies such as Training Bodies, Suppliers, etc.


MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

ORGANISATIONAL & PEOPLE DEVELOPMENT

 


Manage, motivate and develop staff in a manner that will facilitate high performance in line with Standards of leadership.

 

Continually improve and develop communication channels such as:

 


o Daily Production meetings,
o Value stream Planning meetings,
o Monthly Value Stream communications, etc.


Demonstrate strong leadership and a clear identifiable work ethos within the Value stream.


Identify Training Needs of Staff and Opportunities /assignments for Development to maximise their potential.


 Act as mentor both on a formal and informal manner.
 Ensure adequate tools are in place to effectively manage manpower.
 Actively participate and assist in selection and recruitment of new employees.
 Develop and maintain a team-based approach within the Value stream.
 Complete performance appraisals and mid-year reviews in a timely manner.
 Ensure absence, lates and ER issues are managed by staff in a fair and reasonable manner in line with company policies, Credo values and Standards of leadership.


Develop both team and individual goals and objectives and measure actual performance against them, providing timely and honest feedback on performance even in difficult situations.
 

Develop and maintain a Credo based culture within the Value Stream.
Keep Operations manager and other members of the Management Lead Team informed of ER issues and concerns in a timely manner.

Create opportunities to reward and recognize success of teams and individuals

 

CUSTOMER FOCUS


 Instill and maintain a sense of urgency and customer focus within Value Stream.


 Priorities production in line with customer service requirements.


 Ensure compliance with Lean based planning systems within the Value Stream.


 Drive continuous improvement of  supply KPIs


 Work with planning function to eliminate / minimize backorder and safety stock concerns.


 Act as voice of the customer.

 

HSEE


Ensure HSEE policies, procedures and programmes are implemented throughout the Value Stream and plant in general.


Ensure all accidents, incidents and near misses are thoroughly investigated and resultant actions completed in a timely manner.


Assume role of Emergency Response Co-Ordinator when required.
Ensure staff is trained in all relevant HSEE procedures and policies.
Champion HSEE within the Value Stream.


Ensure all manufacturing operations within the Value Stream conform to world-wide corporate, statutory and regulatory requirements for GMP, HSEE and Quality.

 

The Value stream Leader is responsible for the implementation and control of the Environmental, Health and Safety procedures within their individual manufacturing operations areas.

All employees are responsible for minimising both the Environmental and Health & Safety effects of the work that they perform.

 

COST


Hold people accountable for Value Stream results.
Implement company business plan objectives within Value Stream.
Strive to consistently exceed Value Stream results.
Reduce cost of manufacture on a year-on-year basis.
Actively encourage, promote and facilitate implementation of innovative solutions to ensure quality while delivering lower costs and shorter lead times
Recommend capital investment in production equipment as appropriate
Efficiently manage variations in manufacturing demands.


• Develop and maintain an environment of continuous improvement.

 

QUALITY

 


 Ensure responsibilities under the Quality System as defined in the Quality Manual are met.


 Ensure all manufacturing operations within the Value Stream conform to world-wide corporate, statutory and regulatory requirements for GMP, HSEE and Quality.


 Promote a quality-focused culture within the Value Stream team and ensure cGMP’s are adhered to.


 Assume a lead role in conjunction with QA to eliminate repeat close calls and potential recalls.

 

Establish world-class housekeeping standards within the value stream.

 

TO ADHERE TO THE COMPANY’S PROCEDURES AS DETAILED IN THE SOP MANUAL

 

KEY COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:

 

Results Orientation   Systems Thinker
Strategic Planning   Leadership & Vision 
Resilience    Effective Communicator
People Manager   Facilitator
Problem Solving Ability  Sound Judgement & Tact
Ability to Master Complexity  Flexible


Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

 

ESSENTIAL:  

 

Third level Qualification.

 

Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Production Team Leader role

 

within a multinational company.

DESIRABLE:  

 

Degree / Masters in Business Administration or equivalent

 

Strong history of achieving high performance within the Healthcare / Medical Devices Sector.


Primary Location
Ireland-Cork-Cork
Organization
Depuy (Ireland) Limited (7386)
Job Function
Production
Requisition ID
1805640866W