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POST DATE 9/17/2016
END DATE 11/15/2016

Mylan Inc Rockford, IL

Company
Mylan Inc
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
16001628
AJE Ref #
576206399
Location
Rockford, IL
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
FOR US, ITS A MISSION
At Mylan, we mean it when we say we work every day to provide access to high quality medicines to the worlds 7 billion people. If you are unconventional, relentless and passionate. If you believe in doing whats right, not whats easy. If you are a doer and have a passion for serving others, we want to talk to you.

MAKE A DIFFERENCE
At Mylan, each person has the ability to make a difference. From the providers who sell and market our products to the producers who develop and manufacture them and finally to our business partners who support the providers and producers, we all have a mission critical role. Heres how this role will help:

Assist in managing projects from inception through completion, including managing the scope, budget, schedule, performance standards, project team, and communications. Provide coaching in Problem Solving and Waste Identification on an on-going basis throughout the site. Compute monthly metrics, assist in analysis and report to site leadership in support of planning and decision making.



Perform job functions in accordance with all applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs), federal and state laws, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) guidelines, health authority regulations, and departmental processes.



Communicate and endorse safety practices, monitor key safety performance indicators and visibly participate in promoting safety policies and initiatives.





ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

TO PERFORM THIS JOB SUCCESSFULLY, AN INDIVIDUAL MUST SATISFACTORILY PERFORM EACH ESSENTIAL DUTY. REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS MAY BE MADE TO ENABLE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES TO PERFORM THE ESSENTIAL DUTIES.



1. Know and comply with all Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Work Instructions. Create, Review, recommend and revise SOP(s) and Work Instructions as required. Oversee and/or conduct procedure training and document appropriately.



2. Assist in managing projects from inception through completion using the DMAIC roadmap. Assist in developing and administering project scope, budgets, schedules, performance standards, and communications.



3. Assist in training and provide coaching on problem solving skills and Lean Six Sigma concepts.



4. Coach and monitor development of standard work/tasking while identifying and eliminating non-value added steps.



5. Work with cross functional project teams to identify and implement process improvements to ensure site goals and objectives are met.



6. Compute monthly metrics, assist in analysis and report to site leadership in support of planning and decision making. Identify and suggest specific opportunities for improvement through metric analysis.



7. Perform other duties as assigned by the OE Manager.

MAKE OUR VALUES YOUR VALUES Mylan hires only the best. People who thrive in a culture of innovation and empowerment. People who are active learners and have a positive attitude. People who are leaders and know that by working together we can run faster, reach higher and achieve more. By doing so, we will continue to set new standards in health care. Here are the minimum qualifications and essential functions for this position:

KNOWLEDGE

Must possess strong knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and a knowledge of facilities, equipment and systems. Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and cGMP knowledge preferred. Proficiency in speaking, comprehending, reading and writing English is required.



SKILLS AND ABILITIES

Must possess strong analytical, problem solving, and project management skills. Must have solid oral and written communication skills and possess the ability to translate complicated technical issues and documents into easily understood instructional and training documents. Must possess computer skills and knowledge, Microsoft Office Suite required, SAP and Minitab experience beneficial.



SUPERVISION

Position functions semi-autonomously, and directly reports to the OE Manager.



EDUCATION/ EXPERIENCE

Minimum of a Bachelor's of Degree (or equivalent) in Industrial Engineering or Operations/Process Management (or equivalent) and 2-4 years of relative experience required. Experience preferably within a manufacturing environment, however a combination of experience and/or education will be taken into consideration.



LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS

Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt preferred.



LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret complex business and/or technical documents. Ability to write comprehensive reports and detailed business correspondence. Ability to work with managers or directors and communicate ambiguous concepts. Ability to present to groups across the organization.



MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to perform computations such as percentages, ratios, and rates.



REASONING ABILITY

Ability to solve problems with a variety of concrete variables through semi-standardized solutions that require some ingenuity and analysis. Ability to draw inferences and follow prescribed and detailed procedures to solve moderately complex problems.



PHYSICAL DEMANDS

THE PHYSICAL DEMANDS DESCRIBED HERE ARE REPRESENTATIVE OF THOSE THAT MUST BE MET BY AN EMPLOYEE TO SUCCESSFULLY PERFORM THE ESSENTIAL DUTIES OF THIS JOB. REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS MAY BE MADE TO ENABLE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL DUTIES.



Some physical demand. Often lifts light-weight material. Rarely lifting/moving average weight (25 to 50 lbs./11-27 kgs) material.



Typically sitting at a desk or table, with frequent warehouse and production environment exposure. Intermittently standing, walking, bending, stooping, kneeling and climbing stairs. May require use of hands and use of arms. May be required to wear personal protective equipment including but not limited to: respiratory protection, safety glasses, hearing protection, safety shoes, and protective clothing. Repetitive Computer entry/typing. Periodic travel is required.



Physical Demand Strength Rating: Sedentary Work



WORK ENVIRONMENT

THE WORK ENVIRONMENT CHARACTERISTICS DESCRIBED HERE ARE REPRESENTATIVE OF THOSE AN EMPLOYEE ENCOUNTERS WHILE PERFORMING THE ESSENTIAL DUTIES OF THIS JOB. REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS MAY BE MADE TO ENABLE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL DUTIES.



Normal office environment combined with GMP warehouse/production environment.



Generally good working conditions. Some precautions required to protect oneself such as safety glasses, ear protection, protective clothing, etc. Injuries improbable except for minor cuts, burns, etc.



Proficiency in speaking, comprehending, reading and writing English is required.

WHY MYLAN? If you want to be part of a global health care company that is making a difference and changing lives, Mylan may be the place for you. With a workforce of more than 20,000 worldwide, we can make a difference. We encourage you to visit Mylan.com to learn more about our unconventional culture, our approach to doing business and how we plan to set new standards in health care.

Mylan offers competitive salary, excellent benefits and an environment conducive to professional growth and advancement. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their disability or protected veteran status. Mylan is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran..


Schedule:
Job Posting: Sep 16, 2016, 10:17:13 AM
Unposting Date: Ongoing.