Manufacturing Supervisor

Date: Jul 29, 2022

Location: Rochester, NY, US

Company: Carestream Health

Carestream Health Inc. 

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Carestream is a worldwide provider of medical imaging systems and solutions; x-ray imaging systems for non-destructive testing; manufacturing of film and precision contract coating services for a wide range of industrial, medical, electronic and other applications—all backed by a global service and support network. Carestream’s diagnostic imaging technology systems are at work in 90 percent of hospitals worldwide.  

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Position Summary:

The DRYVIEW Finishing supervisor will manage a team of 15 operators working rotating shifts and drive multiple activities to meet safety, quality, and production goals for the manufacturing of DRYVIEW Medical Print Film.  The DRYVIEW Finishing supervisor will report to the V5 Flow Manager and work in Kodak Park’s building 12, CHR Media Finishing (1669 Lake Ave).

Compensation: $60,000 to $68,000 salary. Bonus eligible. Excellent benefits.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Lead and coordinate activities to meet safety, quality, and production goals including the deployment of personnel across all work areas to optimize production schedules and achieve business objectives
  • Leverage lean manufacturing practices to drive operational excellence
  • Hiring and onboarding new team members
  • Support and provide leadership to support Carestream’s Quality Management System and applicable regulations
  • Support the corrective action processes
  • Drive operator certification process and maintain accurate training records for your team
  • Follow-up to resolve personnel and manufacturing issues with a sense of urgency
  • Create and update manufacturing procedures and work instructions to ensure best practices are standardized and sustained
  • Provide feedback, guidance, and development coaching to team members
  • Manage employee performance management process
  • Authorize overtime, vacation, and other absences from work within the guidelines & business needs established by manager and company policies
  • Communicate relevant business information to team via morning markets, crossovers, and townhalls
  • Perform other tasks per manager to meet changing business conditions and objectives

Required Skills & Education:

  • Demonstrated leadership experience
  • Must be able to work shift and hours ranging from Monday through Friday, 40+ M-Fri, may be times supervisor needs to come in on off shifts, and be on call for urgent matters.
  • Capable of assessing risk and independently making decisions
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks
  • Strong sense of urgency to meet business goals
  • A desire to guide and develop others
  • Positive can-do attitude and strong continuous improvement mindset, comfortable challenging the status-quo
  • Comfortable with computers and various Microsoft Office tools, including MS Word and MS Excel
  • Strong written and verbal skills; capable of presenting suggestions and action plans to peers and managers in morning markets and shift crossovers

Desired Skills:

  • Six Sigma and lean manufacturing skills
  • Mechanical and/or electrical aptitude

Work Environment:


Physical Requirements:

  • Comfortable working in film dark rooms with no access to light emitting devices
  • Lifting/carrying up to 40 pounds
  • Loud noises
  • Long periods of standing and moving
  • Working around moving mechanical slitters, choppers, and part conveyors
  • Frequent reaching/pulling/climbing stairs/stooping/kneeling/bending.

Carestream is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Carestream is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Applying for a job with Carestream

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Requisition ID: 2710 

Nearest Major Market: Rochester