SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Manufacturing Technology Lead acts as the key engineering/manufacturing lead for business, product or unit operation groups while partnering with Quality Assurance and the commercial organizations to drive safe, high quality, productive operations. He/she works closely with external customers, Avantor business leaders, Quality, Supply Chain, Research & Development (R&D), Product Management and the Corporate Engineering groups to drive current and future stable operations, identify and champion improvement projects, establish clear technology strategy in alignment with the business leaders, and provides footprint optimization and customer operational support.
Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering or a related field requiredMBA preferred
Minimum of eight (8) years of experience in manufacturing requiredChemical manufacturing experience preferredGlobal experience/exposure preferred
Excellent writing and presentation skills (verbal and written)Demonstrated ability to develop and implement global strategies across multiple sites High level of business acumen, including planning, analytical and problem solving skillsAbility to train/coordinate global cross-functional teams to achieve high levels of productivity, quality and safety performanceStrong interpersonal and problem solving skillsExcellent organization and project management skillsAbility to interface effectively with people at all levels of the organization, from executive to production lineProven ability to manage multiple projects toward timely completionKnowledge and experience with technology and computers, including the Microsoft Office suite, is requiredOther Skills Demonstrates a strong drive for resultsAbility to coordinate multiple tasksCollaborates productively as a team member