Location: Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Position Type: Unfixed Term
Job Function: Manufacturing
A family-owned company, bioMérieux has grown to become a world leader in the field of in vitro diagnostics. For almost 60 years and across the world, we have imagined and developed innovative diagnostics solutions to improve public health. Today, our teams are spread across 44 countries and serve 160 countries with the support of a large distribution network. This includes our SLC site, formerly known as BioFire Diagnostics.
We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced VP of Instrument Manufacturing and Service Operations to join our dynamic team. In this pivotal role, you will be responsible for overseeing the strategy, planning, implementation, and execution of technical instrument manufacturing and service operations. Your leadership will be instrumental in driving the success of our manufacturing and service operations, particularly through a high-growth phase.
As the accountable leader, you will manage a combined team of over 100 professionals, including manufacturing, engineering, industrialization, and continuous improvement. Your strategic direction and guidance will be crucial in ensuring compliance with company policies and upholding operational excellence within our Quality System. Safety, product quality, plant productivity, and profitability are key focuses in our high-growth product line, and you will provide the vision and leadership necessary to achieve these objectives.
In addition to overseeing the annual budget with a specific focus on product costs and margins, you will play a pivotal role in developing and nurturing a high-performing management team. By promoting manufacturing reliability, budget adherence, continuous improvement, and collaborative interactions, you will drive operational excellence throughout the organization, especially during this phase of rapid growth. Your expertise in leading operations through high-growth periods will be critical in navigating the associated challenges and capitalizing on opportunities.
To thrive in this role, you must possess a deep understanding of best-in-class operations organization, processes, and procedures. Your technical guidance and direction will ensure that quality and reliability standards are maintained. By fostering a culture of continuous improvement and operational excellence, you will engage and inspire all levels of the organization, facilitating seamless growth and development.
Join our team and make a significant impact in advancing our manufacturing and service operations during this exciting phase of growth. This is a unique opportunity for an accomplished professional with experience leading operations through high-growth periods to drive success in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
- 10+ years of experience leading an IVD instrument manufacturing or service operation, or related experience.
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Experience leading a $100M instrument manufacturing operation, preferably during a high-growth phase.
If you are a driven and visionary leader with a proven track record in instrument manufacturing and service operations, particularly in leading through high-growth periods, we invite you to apply. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to a thriving organization and play a crucial role in our continued success.
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