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Job Description Summary
For Ibex™ Solutions (www.ibex.lonza.com), our recently launched unique biological manufacturing and development concept in Visp, Switzerland, we have multiple openings. Become part of this exciting opportunity and join our team by applying for the position as Head of Operations BioMedia Ibex Facility.
The Operations Head of a Biomedia manufacturing facility (liquid media, powdered media, buffers) has overall responsibility for performance of the manufacturing facility and achieving the requested manufacturing goals. As well as ensuring that products and/or services are executed safely within the expected quality and compliance (cGMP) and leading the facility leadership team.
Key accountabilities and duties
* Managing the production unit and giving leadership to multi-disciplinary teams (Manufacturing, MSAT) of senior production leaders, managers, supervisors and operators. Full responsibility for all aspects of human resource management such as qualification, development, coaching, hiring, pay decisions and discipline issues. * Build up and sustain a successful, high performing team. Maintain a culture of empowerment and innovation, trust, high performance and change readiness. * Responsible for resource and vacation planning of the assigned team members with regard to the fulfillment of all production orders. * Ensures a good information exchange from the upper management levels) to the organization and the other way around through regularly team meetings and escalation of production issues. * Implements the Lonza culture via openness for change and new ideas, cooperative teamwork and continuous improvement even outside the own area of responsibility
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