* Shift Production Lead *
Our employees around the world are connected by an enduring commitment to save and sustain lives. This higher purpose binds us as a company in doing work that matters .
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* The Job *
The job as Production Lead at Baxter is a great opportunity to develop your professional career within our Viaflo Operations team, working a 4 shift pattern, based at Thetford. This role is responsible for the management of their Viaflo shift’s production, and ensuring shift adherence to the Quality policy, procedures and GMP in accordance with Corporate requirements.
Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Lead plans, directs, organizes, coordinates and controls through Production Team Leaders the optimum deployment and utilization of the human, financial and physical resources of their shift in the manufacture of products at the highest quality and value, whilst pursuing a high level of customer satisfaction and integrity.
The Production Lead needs to achieve this within the framework of the Baxter Shared Values and Corporate Business Ethics.
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* Who you are *
You will have the following:
• Production / Engineering background in FMCG, Automotive or Medical environment.
• Strong planning and organising ability (of own workload and that of others).
• Ability to prioritise and work effectively under pressure.
• Financial awareness / budgetary control and information systems associated with manufacturing.
• Experience and proven ability in managing people and tasks, coaching and development training.
• Strong leadership ability with a track record of innovation, performance enhancement, and change management.
• Self motivated and proactive approach to work.
• Awareness of Health & Safety and other relevant legislation.
• Knowledge of employment law as applied in the workplace (e.g. fair dismissal / harassment / maternity provisions etc.)
* What we offer *
It is a challenging opportunity for you and also a chance to work in a diverse team with a great mix of people. Joining Baxter means joining a team that you can truly learn from!
We encourage our employees to develop their skills to meet the demands of an ever-changing work environment, providing them with opportunities to achieve personal and professional goals that will make them valued contributors throughout their careers. If you have an interest in this great opportunity and think you can make a difference then this could well be the role for you.
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* Who we are *
Baxter touches millions of lives every day. Our products and services are essential building blocks of healthcare. You’ll find Baxter’s products and therapies on nearly every floor, in almost every hospital worldwide. You’ll find us in clinics and in the home. Patients and providers rely on Baxter for lifesaving renal and medical products.
Our mission to save and sustain lives inspires our work and our commitment to expanding access to care, providing cost-effective healthcare solutions, delivering quality products and advancing innovations for the world.
Our 50,000 employees serve patients and clinicians in more than 100 countries and are dedicated to ensuring Baxter is there when patients need care.
Our inclusive culture and a diverse workforce drives innovation, creates trusted partnerships with customers, suppliers, and community partners, and contributes to the success and sustainability of our business.
* Every day at Baxter is a chance to save and sustain people’s lives. *
Equal Opportunity Employer Discrimination: Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic .
**Title:** *Shift Production Lead*
**Requisition ID:** *160000FK*