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Production Manager II

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Production Manager II

  • 2021-23662
  • Hercules, California, United States

Bio-Rad is looking for a Production Manager II. This is a strategic role within a large biotech manufacturing plant responsible for managing high complexity production including Packaging, Dispensing, Finishing, Central Lab Services and Warehousing.  The incumbent will work on tasks and projects that are both tactical and strategic in nature under broad general direction with significant autonomy. The incumbent will also independently determine and develop approaches to problems and solutions, present them to management and stakeholders to gain buy-in and execute on those solutions. Some of the topics the incumbent would make recommendations for include improvements in cost, quality and efficiency. This role is responsible for directly managing Production Supervisors and individual contributors.


In addition to what is mentioned above, this role ensures that production schedules and support activities are revised to meet changing or fluctuating demand requirements and/or disruptions in production due to material or labor shortages. Troubleshoots problems that impact the smooth flow of production and disrupt the established production schedules.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Biological, Chemical, Engineering, Mechanical, Industrial or related field.
  • 10+ years manufacturing production experience, preferably in a regulated environment, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 8-10 years of supervisory/management experience.
  • Experience in an ISO 13485 or 21CFR Part 820 (GMP) manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Experience managing million dollar budgets.
  • Experience with SAP and other manufacturing materials systems.
  • Solid and effective communication skills.
  • PC skills (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, database software, internet software, manufacturing software).
  • Knowledge of and experience with chemical, instrument or facility production processes, and process equipment.
  • Experience with hand and automated tooling and inspection gauges a plus.
  • Experience with automating manual processes a plus.

About Bio-Rad:

Bio-Rad is a global leader providing a broad array of clinical diagnostics and life science research products. With a team of more than 8,000 employees and a global network of operations serving our customers, we help people live longer, healthier lives.

Bio-Rad was founded over six decades ago and has continued to provide the healthcare industry with innovative and useful products that help life science researchers accelerate the discovery process and medical diagnostic labs obtain faster, better results.

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