Johnson & Johnson Careers

Operations Process Leader

Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Plant Management

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805672517W


The Johnson and Johnson Family of companies is comprised of more than 250 operating companies in 57 countries employing approximately 128,000 people. Johnson and Johnson is the world‘s most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as well as a provider of related products for the consumer, pharmaceutical and medical devices & diagnostics markets. At least a billion people around the world are touched each day by what we do.


ETHICON Neuchâtel is responsible for the production of implants for the treatment of female incontinence and bio-resorption products to stop bleeding during surgical procedures. Ethicon is looking for a CDI contract:

Operations Process Leader

The OPL is responsible to manufacturing line representing a team of 4 to 5 direct report and around 50 indirect reports

Your Role
  •  Manages available resources to achieve a reliable, efficient and productive operation
  • Assures both short and long term manufacturing goals are met
  • Fosters teamwork and supports total associate involvement
  • Assures compliance with GMP, ISO, Safety/OSHA and Environment regulations, also good housekeeping and ergonomics company policies
  • Trains, develops and coaches direct reports
  • Assists the Department Manager in the preparation of the Annual Department Budget
  • Develops and implements new ideas focused on continuous process improvement, cost containment and efficiency
  • Acts as valuable resource in the development of world class manufacturing initiatives
  • Actively participates and/or leads projects, programs, training and other company initiatives 

  •  Master’s Degree in Engineering, or equivalent, required
  • Previous people leadership experience required
  • Strong written and oral communication in both English and French required
  • Certification(s) of Lean or/and 6 sigma Tools (Poka-Yoke, VSM, Standard Work, 5S, etc.) preferred
  • Experience in a Current Good Manufacturing Process (cGMP) environment preferred
  • Must be able to build strong working partnerships, trust and credibility at all levels.
Are you an experienced OH Physician with an international mindset and business acumen? Do you feel attracted by a dynamic environment? Then please send us your online application (CV, Motivation Letter, Working References etc.) 

Primary Location
Ethicon SarL (8786)
Job Function
Plant Management
Requisition ID