Vaccine Production Supervisor
Company Overview ??? Elanco is a global research-based company that develops and delivers product and services to enhance animal health and production. We value innovation, both in scientific research and daily operations, and strive to cultivate a collaborative work environment for more than 7,000 employees worldwide. Founded in 1954, Elanco is a division of Lilly. Our worldwide headquarters and research facilities are in Greenfield, Indiana.Responsibilities ?? ?Provide leadership and oversight of production within a specific department at the Larchwood vaccine manufacturing site.? Utilizes technical and analytical skills to drive departmental performance and partners with other functions to meet and or exceed annual business plan.? ??Driving the mindsets and behaviors that support a safety first ? quality always culture.Incorporate Operational Excellence initiatives and practices into all day to day operations.Submit capital and expense budgets for approval.Manage day to day departmental production schedule.Coaching, development and feedback to all departmental employeesLead multi-functional project teams.Strong partnership and communication with Operations, QA/QC, Regulatory, Supply Chain, Finance, and other areas.Proper documentation and use of HR processes.Provided technical support during internal and external inspections.Develop mid/long term resource requirement planning.Participate in personnel selection.Comply with all company regulatory standards.Assist in driving a culture of change and employee engagement.??Basic Qualifications ?? ?Bachelor's degree Microbiology, Engineering, or related science degree3 years in biologics productionQualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position. ?Additional Skills/Preferences ?? ?5 years of demonstrated leadership within a production environment.Systems/Equipment qualifications certificationsStrong leadership skillsStrong Change Management SkillsExcellent interpersonal/communication skill: verbal and writtenCustomer focusAbility to prioritize and respond to changing prioritiesMust be able to wear required PPE and be able to comply and follow all gowning requirements.Six Sigma experience, Operational Excellence.? Validation experienceExperience with vaccine biologic production in a regulated USDA/FDA environment.Understanding of production quality systems in a GMP environment.Additional Information ?? ?Position will require occasional travel (approximately 10%)Position is located in Larchwood, IALilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.?Removal Date ?? ?31-May-2017Apply for this job.