Manufacturing Manager - Stillwater, United States - USA 2022-079

Job Title

Manufacturing Manager

Job Facts

Organizational Area
USA and Canada
Country / State
United States
Place of work
Home/Office based
Office based

Professional Family: 

  • Operations
Reporting To

Kind of contract

Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Permanent / Temporary
Job ID
USA 2022-079

Job Scope

Your Mission


For over 40 years, DiaSorin has been on a mission on five continents to develop, produce and commercialize diagnostic tests for a wide range of clinical areas. Our tests are designed for hospitals and private testing laboratories, in the markets of immunodiagnostics and molecular diagnostics.

We believe in a respectful and supportive workplace that attracts and celebrates the uniqueness of a diverse workforce that represents our community and customers.

Main Responsibilities

Your Contributions

Position Summary

The Senior Manager/ Manager is expected to participate as an active member of the Manufacturing Operations management team with responsibility for assisting the Director in setting the manufacturing strategy and executing production plans.

· Manages all areas of the organizational strategy and the company’s goals in terms of quality, backorders, obsolescence and scrap.

· Develops and supports an engaged workforce that readily identifies-plans-implements solutions for efficiencies and improved kit performance that align with employees’ career development

Qualifications Experience Personal Strengths Mobility

High School Certificate
High School education or higher

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Lead and manage the Reagent Manufacturing and Quality Control groups so that the group operates in a productive, efficient, cost effective, and safe manner

Identify and drive manufacturing KPIs and maximize collaboration within the manufacturing and production areas.
Meet all customer, regulatory, and procedural requirements and maintain levels of product availability
Develop and maintain a strategy that promotes continual improvements with regards to quality, cost, and product delivery
Promote open channels of communication throughout the organization through continual thoughtful and open communications.
Actively participate in team meetings and act as a resource to the group.
Actively facilitate in sharing of information across the organization in a way that results in good coordination of actions and decisions, and continuous improvement of results and performance.
Promote an environment that supports trusting relationships and ethical leadership.
Conduct performance evaluations on a regular basis with staff to discern their work, their progress on defined goals, their strengths and opportunities for improvement.

Technical Competencies

Prepare and conduct the performance assessment delivering a candid and respectful discussion about results. Perform review process according to corporate guidelines and complete on a timely basis.
Provide training and development to employees to assure their continual growth in the acquisition and demonstration of needed skills, knowledge and abilities.
Strategically identify characteristics and skill sets needed in future staff additions.
Recruit and select employees for open positions, achieving a balance between position/role requirements and the individual skills, knowledge and abilities of employees.
Establish and communicate responsibilities and expectations to employees to assure mutual understanding of results expected.
Participate in the development and delivery of internal training programs.
Formally and informally lead training of others in areas of competencies where appropriate.
Ensuring that all the employees are trained on new procedures (instruments/assays) as well as the required yearly training (i.e. ISO, cGMP, Right to Know etc.)
Participate in formal and informal trainings required to increase skills.


Senior Manager - 15+ years industry experience in manufacturing/quality/product development environment with a minimum of 6 years of supervisory responsibility

•Manager - 10+ years of industry experience in manufacturing/quality/product development environment with a minimum of 3 years of supervisory responsibility
Knowledge of good laboratory and good manufacturing practices (GMP)

•Advanced MS Office skills

•Decision making ability and leadership skills

•Working knowledge of immunoassay products and instruments to be supported.

•Knowledge of safety regulations appropriate to working in a laboratory environment.

•Knowledge of budgeting process and elements of a budget.

•Skill at preparing and presenting written materials such as reports, presentations and proposals.

•Problem solving ability to allow diagnosis of problems, resolve key issues and implement resolution.

•Interpersonal skills such as the ability to put others at ease and elicit ideas and information.

•Skill at developing and maintaining relationships with internal and external customers

•Ability to identify potential resources and implement their skills to gr

Travel Availability
As needed
Relocation Availability
Training Required



We Offer You

Receive a competitive salary and benefits package as you grow your career at DiaSorin. Join our team and discover how your work can impact the lives of people all over the world.

Others Information as per Local Legal Requirements

We are an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. All individuals, regardless of personal characteristics, are encouraged to apply.

DiaSorin Inc and DiaSorin Molecular LLC are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Equal Employment Opportunity Posters:
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