• Zone Operations Manager

    Catalent Pharma SolutionsKansas City, MO 64106

    Job #1017039462

  • Job Description

    Position Overview:

    Catalent hires people with a passion to make a difference to the health of millions of people globally. Your expertise, coupled with Catalent's advanced technologies and collaboration with thousands of innovative pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare companies, will help bring life-enhancing products to the people you know and love. Your talents, ideas and passion are essential to our mission; to develop, manufacture and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Interested in learning more about life at Catalent? Start here

    The purpose of the Manager, Weigh and Dispense is to produce products of the right quality and cost on time, every time, using correct cGMP standards. The Manager, Weigh and Dispense must be able to successfully develop interdepartmental relationships, while in turn, improving performance.

    Catalent is a leading provider of advanced technologies and outsourced services for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and consumer health industry. Catalent develops, manufactures and packages pharmaceutical and other products for customers in nearly 100 countries, employs approximately 8,000 employees at 30 facilities worldwide and generates more than $1.7 billion in annual revenue. Among its core offerings, develops and manufactures oral and sterile pharmaceuticals in nearly all major dosage forms, and offers proprietary technologies used in many well-known prescriptions and over-the-counter products. Catalent is also the largest contract packager of pharmaceuticals.

    The Role

    • Assume the responsibility and authority for managing Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Technicians within their assigned zone to ensure effective deployment. Duties included are selection, performance evaluation and counseling, routine discipline and conflict resolution.

    • Oversee daily performance against established standards and schedules. Resolve workflow and processing technical issues.

    • Liaise positively with Supply Chain associates, Maintenance and Quality Assurance to establish efficient schedules and quality products especially smoothly processing the flow of material and paperwork.

    • Maintain compliance within the Manufacturing department with all cGMP and safety regulations.

    • Manage adherence to shift schedules of operations staff, assisting in operational activities to overcome obstacles as needed and ensuring appropriate attention to detail and quality occurs during operations.

    • Execute training for Technicians on manufacturing and cleaning standard operating procedures and any other applicable regulations.

    • Oversee personnel allocation to ensure projects are completed within established timelines.

    • Provide upper management and critical stakeholders with updates for project timelines to planning.

    • Ensure batch records are complete and accurate first time.

    • Interface with Materials Management and other warehouse staff as related to raw material inventory control issues.

    • Define necessary Corrective/Preventive Action measures in response to internal, regulatory and customer audit requirements as well as deviation investigation. Meet commitments on time.

    • Identify process improvements and drive change via change control.

    The Candidate

    Education or Equivalent: Bachelor's Degree preferred or equivalent relevant experience

    Experience: 5 years prior supervisory or relevant management experience(e.g. pharmacy, chemistry or science) preferred.

    Knowledge/Skills Requirements:

    • Candidate must be capable of creating and working within an operating plan framework and budget.

    • Must have a thorough knowledge of the equipment and processes used in the facility and within the pharmaceutical industry.

    • Must have a thorough knowledge of cGMP, FDA, MHRA, EU, and DEA guidelines and how to apply them effectively.

    • Must be able to manage priorities and projects prioritizing effectively. Must communicate clearly and manage people well.

    • Must have knowledge of ERP systems, preferably JD Edwards

    Catalent's standard leadership competencies

    • Leads with Integrity and Respect

    • Delivers Results

    • Demonstrates Business Acumen

    • Fosters Collaboration and Teamwork

    • Champions Change

    • Engages and Inspires

    • Coaches and Develops

    Position Benefits

    • Medical, Dental, Vision and 401K are all offered from day one of employment

    • 19 days of paid time off annually

    • Potential for career growth within an expanding team

    • Defined career path and annual performance review and feedback process

    Catalent offers rewarding opportunities to further your career! Join the global drug development and delivery leader and help us bring over 7,000 life-saving and life-enhancing products to patients around the world. Catalent is an exciting and growing international company where employees work directly with pharma, biopharma and consumer health companies of all sizes to advance new medicines from early development to clinical trials and to the market. Catalent produces more than 70 billion doses per year, and each one will be used by someone who is counting on us. Join us in making a difference.

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    Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email, and confirming your request for an accommodation and include the job number, title and location to ~~~. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be processed by a U.S. Catalent employee and then routed to a local recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.

    Notice to Agency and Search Firm Representatives: Catalent Pharma Solutions (Catalent) is not accepting unsolicited resumes from agencies and/or search firms for this job posting. Resumes submitted to any Catalent employee by a third party agency and/or search firm without a valid written & signed search agreement, will become the sole property of Catalent. No fee will be paid if a candidate is hired for this position as a result of an unsolicited agency or search firm referral. Thank you.

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    Catalent = Catalyst + Talent

    Your talents, ideas, and passion are essential to our mission: to develop, manufacture, and supply products that help people live better, healthier lives. Join us!

    personal initiative. dynamic pace. meaningful work.

    Catalent is the perfect place to grow your career if...

    • You enjoy the fast pace of a start-up, but want the opportunities and stability of a growing, publicly traded company (Listed on NYSE: CTLT).

    • You want meaningful work. From cough treatments to cancer-fighting drugs, biologics, and vitamins, we help develop, launch, and supply over 200 new products each year - more than any branded drug maker in the world!

    • You want to plant your career in a growing company. Over the last five years, Catalent has re-invested more than $2 billion back into the company and its people.

    • You are excited about learning, collaborating, and growing alongside a global diverse team. Our team of more than 11,000 comes to work every day ready to overcome new challenges with teamwork, advanced technologies, and a passion to deliver by putting patients first.

    • You want to make a global impact! From North America to Europe, Asia to Latin America, we have innovative science and manufacturing teams who are looking for YOU!

    • See how our teams are making a difference, while growing their careers and fulfilling our mission by putting patients first every day here.

    Catalent is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, you may submit your request by sending an email along with the job number and title to ~~~. This option is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability. Information received will be routed to a recruiter who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration in the application or hiring process.