Senior Manufacturing Supervisor

Location Leiden
Discipline: Medical Device
Job type: Temporary/Freelance
Contact name: Thomas Koedooder

Contact email:
Job ref: 20066
Published: 2 months ago
We are looking for a Manufacturing Supervisor for one of our medical device clients in Leiden. 

You will supervise manufacturing operations and works to meet production goals. Establishes personnel schedules and product lines based on business needs. Provides input to production flow and identifies potential manufacturing issues. Tracks production orders and schedules. Compiles and submits data for production and operating reports. Schedules and/or trains staff in the areas of safety and quality when required. Reviews work to ensure compliance with the standards. Recommends changes to standard operational and working practices. Monitors employees and observes to ensure understanding and compliance. Provides input to operational budget. Manages costs to improve business' financial results. Administers equipment maintenance and repair. Maintains records and notifies management of reoccurring issues that may require equipment replacement. Facilitates departmental communications.

  • New Product Introduction (NPI)
  • Periodic Review
  • Deviations
  • CAPA
  • Troubleshooting
  • Audits and Inspections
  • Environment, Health and Safety
  • Compliance
  • Identification of improvements
  • Leading improvement projects
  • Change controls
  • Projects
Level of education
  • Minimum Educational level: HBO
  • Minimum 4 years of working experience.
  • Verbal and written communication skills in English
  • business/financial acumen,
  • people leadership, talent development
  • Computer skills in relation to usage to automation software such as Excel, Windows, ERP software
  • Strategic thinking: create targets and development plans to meet business needs
  • Performs TWI process confirmation checks as required
  • Has detailed knowledge of the manufacturing Process, within his departmental responsibility. end to end.
  • Analytical skills, interpretation of facts, observations and signals to avoid roadblocks
  • six sigma and process excellence tools/methodologies,
  • Can collect and analyze the available data sources to arrive at decision making that is data driven.
  • Familiar with the CGMP requirements insofar as these relate to his / her work.
  • Is responsible for being trained at all times in the applicable procedures.
  • Fulfilled the training to obtain full VCA certification
  • Familiar with the EHS & S requirements insofar as these relate to his / her work.
If you are interested please contact Gemma Dozy on 020-2044502 or