Manager, Production Operations

in LaVergne, TN

Manager, Production Operations Job

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    339 Mason Road
    LaVergne, TN 37086, US

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    Full time

What Operations Management contributes to Cardinal Health

Operations Management is responsible for strategic oversight and leadership direction within the Operations function at Cardinal Health Packaging Solutions (CHPS).

Shift: Monday through Friday - Days


Directly responsible for primary and secondary packaging of pharmaceutical products across a two-shift operation.Continually strives to enhance and expand the safety, quality, delivery, and cost of our packaging operations.Collaborates with project and inventory management, quality, maintenance, and engineering groups to execute against a master production schedule that provides on-time and in full deliveries.Works cross functionally with all departments to ensure regulatory, business, and customer requirements are met.Routinely troubleshoots and leads problem solving efforts through the facilitation of team meetings and on-the-floor leadership to effectively change systems, procedures, and processes through continuous improvement.Applies current Good Manufacturing Principles in all areas of responsibility and ensures training compliance for all operations employees.Fosters a culture that encourages accountable performance and engagement that aligns with our core values and behaviors.Supports the new business development process to launch new commercial drug products and the transfer of existing drug products.Provides inspired leadership for the organization.Highly engaged in the development and execution of strategic planning and deployment to achieve Management By Objectives for each fiscal year.Actively works across the enterprise to collaborate, innovate, and integrate best practices.Thoroughly enjoys being a good coach, mentor, and resource to the organization.


High school diploma requiredBachelor’s degree preferred3-5 years experience preferred3+ years supervisory/management skills requiredStrong communication skillsStrong knowledge of Microsoft Office productsExperience working in a cGMP pharmaceutical manufacturing and packaging environment is highly preferred.

What is expected of you and others at this level

Manages department operations and supervises professional employees, frontline supervisors and/or business support staffParticipates in the development of policies and procedures to achieve specific goalsEnsures employees operate within guidelinesDecisions have a profound impact on work processes, outcomes, and customersInteracts with subordinates, peers, customers, and suppliers at various management levelsInteractions normally involves resolution of issues related to operations and/or projectsGains consensus from various parties involved when the scope is broad

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.


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