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Quality Systems Supervisor at Medtronic

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: North Haven, Connecticut





Job Description:


Careers that Change Lives

MITG

The Minimally Invasive Therapies Group strives to enable earlier diagnosis, better treatment, faster complication-free recovery, and enhanced patient outcomes through less invasive surgical solutions.

SURGICAL INNOVATIONS sets the standard for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) by creating innovative surgical products and services that focus on obesity and diseases and conditions of the gastrointestinal tract, lung, abdominal wall, pelvic region, and the head and neck.

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned.


  • Organizes and directs the daily activities of the laboratory.


  • Responsible for supervising laboratory personnel, conducting and overseeing quality assurance and quality control, and collecting, analyzing, and interpreting lab results.


  • Provides oversight for the development and maintenance of quality programs, systems, processes and procedures that ensure compliance with policies and that the performance and quality of services conform to established internal and external standards and guidelines.


  • A level I supervisor is considered a working supervisor with little authority for personnel actions. May require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.


  • Working team member that may validate or coordinate the work of others on a support team.


  • Suggests improvements to process, is a knowledge resource for other team members. Thorough knowledge of the team processes.


  • Generally has a minimum of 2 years' experience as an individual contributor.


  • Prepares reports and/or necessary documentation (ex Corrective and Preventative Actions) and provides to applicable stakeholders, both internal and external.


  • Co-ordinates legal requests in support of government investigations or litigations.


  • Ensures the quality assurance programs and policies are maintained and modified regularly.


  • Facilitates uniform standards worldwide and enables best practice sharing, thereby fostering the achievement of company's mission globally.



PEOPLE MANAGEMENT FUNCTIONAL CAREER STREAM:


  • Management and supervisory professionals with one or more employees who are focused on tactical, operational and some strategic activities within a specified area.


  • Levels within the management career stream typically have six or more direct reports.


  • The majority of time is spent overseeing their area of responsibility, managing performance, developing talent, engagement and inclusion, communicating business and operational developments, planning, prioritizing and / or directing the responsibilities of direct reports.


  • Goal achievement is typically accomplished through performance of direct and / or indirect reports.


  • A key responsibility of roles in this career stream is managing people. which includes: accountability for mentoring, developing and coaching staff on meeting/exceeding performance expectations and defined objectives, providing leadership to staff ensuring the prioritization of strategic and department level initiatives to include defining performance goals and targets, conducting performance reviews, and staff 1:1s to guide performance management and employee development efforts and manage toward departmental goals.


DIFFERENTIATING FACTORS:


  • Autonomy: Supervises team members providing tactical and / or technical supervision.


  • Spends a portion of time performing individual tasks.



Required Knowledge and Experience:

  • Understands basic management approaches such as work scheduling, prioritizing, coaching and process execution.


  • Requires broad job knowledge of technical or operational practices within assigned discipline.


Must Have: Minimum Requirements


    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Science or technical field with 2+ years of work experience in Engineering and/or Quality OR Master's Degree Engineering, Science or technical field with 0+ years of work experience in Engineering and/or Quality.

    About Medtronic

    Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

    We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

    Physical Job Requirements

    The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)