Job Vacancy Manufacturing Value Stream Manager – Medical Device Danaher

Job title: Manufacturing Value Stream Manager – Medical Device

Company: Danaher

Job description: In our line of work, life isn’t a given – it’s the ultimate goal. When life takes an unexpected turn, our technology and solutions enable caregivers to make informed diagnostic decisions to improve patient care. This is our shared purpose at Radiometer and what unites all +4000 of us – no matter our roles or where in the world we’re located. Creating impactful innovations like ours, doesn’t happen overnight – it requires uncompromising persistency, passion, and a desire to make a difference. Here, you can learn, grow, and chart an uncommonly diverse career.

Radiometer is proud to work alongside a community of six fellow Diagnostics Companies at Danaher. Together, we’re working at the pace of change to improve patient lives with diagnostic tools that address the world’s biggest health challenges.

Would you love to make impact on life as a Manufacturing Value Stream Manager? You will own the achievement of daily, monthly and yearly operational objectives for defined areas of responsibility within a Value Stream in the Radiometer Carlsbad, California site. Have direct responsibility for the production operations on the shift, within a fast paced, high growth environment! Be responsible for daily results in-line with established yearly improvement goals in the critical important metric areas of Safety, Quality (internal & external), Delivery, Inventory Accuracy and Productivity for your Value Stream(s).


Support long-term plans and objectives to meet future manufacturing requirements; including specific capital deployment projects to support growth, risk mitigation and cost savings initiatives

Build a Winning Team. Perform supervisory activities including recruitment and selection, training and development, coaching and administering performance and salary review process for direct reports. Make recommendations for direct labor staffing requirements in accordance with capacity models for current and future KPI success.

Act as a change agent to implement a constant state of improvement by “doing things differently”

Lead in developing well-functioning cross-departmental relationships and teams for the achievement of the business’s prioritized objectives

Achieve yearly Safety, Quality, Delivery, Inventory and Productivity targets through effective and efficient Daily Management and KPI action plan development and execution leadership

Promote and lead the utilization of DBS tools & lean concepts to improve manufacturability, productivity, yields, cost, process variation and customer quality

Develop and implement manufacturing procedures and methods to ensure compliance with FDA, GMP, ISO, Canadian Medical Regulations and QA/QC medical, state and local regulatory agencies

Lead the maintenance of a safe and healthy working environment by eliminating hazards, training employees, and promoting safety awareness. Continually upgrade, direct, comply with, and enforce Company safety programs and policies


Bachelor’s degree in Operations / Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Business Management or equivalent

5+ years manufacturing or production experience

Previous “front line” manufacturing production supervisory experience

Preferred Qualifications

Prior experience with applying lean methodology and tools to improve operations and overall business processes

Effective visual daily management and demonstrated process improvement experience

Experience with Supply Chain planning


When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

The EEO posters are available .

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at to request accommodation.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

Expected salary:

Location: Carlsbad, CA

Job date: Sun, 10 Jul 2022 03:33:50 GMT

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