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Manufacturing Manager at Cantel Medical in Phoenix, Arizona

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Job Description:

Company Overview

At Cantel, preventing infection is our business. We are dedicated to delivering high-quality, innovative solutions that help our customers improve patient care. Choosing a career with Cantel means joining a company that's driven by an entrepreneurial spirit and the passion to shape the future of infection prevention. If you want to be inspired by your work and have a hand in shaping the future of infection prevention, we want to meet you. Come and see why people love working here.

Cantel is a leading global company dedicated to delivering innovative infection prevention products and services for patients, caregivers, and other healthcare providers which improve outcomes, enhance safety and help save lives. Our products include specialized medical device reprocessing systems for endoscopy and renal dialysis, advanced water purification equipment, sterilants, disinfectants and cleaners, sterility assurance monitoring products for hospitals and dental clinics, disposable infection control products primarily for dental and GI endoscopy markets, dialysate concentrates, hollow fiber membrane filtration and separation products. Additionally, we provide technical service for our products. Cantel medical is a leading provider of infection prevention products and services in the healthcare market, specializing in the following operating units:


Endoscopy procedure disposables include single-use valves and irrigation tubing. Medical device reprocessing systems, disinfectants, detergents and other supplies are used to disinfect high-level endoscopes. This segment is operated through MEDIVATORS.

Life Sciences

Water purification systems for dialysis facilities, including hemodialysis dialyzer and reprocessing systems, as well as sterilants and filtration products. This segment is operated through Mar Cor Purification, Inc. and MEDIVATORS.


Single-use, infection prevention products used primarily in the dental market including face masks, sterilization pouches, towels and bibs, tray covers, saliva ejectors, germicidal wipes, plastic cups and disinfectants. This segment is operated through Crosstex International, Inc.

Job Overview

This position is responsible for ensuring efficient utilization of people, machines, and processes to ensure quality products are produced on time and in the right amounts to achieve inventory targets defined by plant management and supply chain. Areas of control include: effective labor cost management, machine productivity, efficient materials usage, directing and developing production staff and fixed and variable costs. This position is responsible for the daily management of the production operation through effective engagement of the support team members and relevant metrics to ensure Quality and Production/Productivity goals are met.


  • Build and complete production work orders to ensure timely achievement of target inventory levels.
  • Ensure compliance to all EH&S practices and regulations.
  • Ensure compliance to all Quality practices and regulations.
  • Implement lean manufacturing practices to reduce waste and improve productivity, cost and speed to market.
  • Define production standards and scrap levels for all production processes and work to continuously improve them to achieve margin improvements or cost reductions.
  • Work to eliminate constraints and balance production process throughout the operation to minimize/eliminate WIP levels while increasing speed to market.
  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring and training of production staff.
  • Responsible for rewarding, preparing/issuing performance review, making recommendations for improvement.
  • Any other responsibility as assigned by the Director of Operations.


  • Bachelor Degree in Manufacturing, Engineering, Supply Chain or related field.
  • MBA preferred.
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience in similar roles.

  • Must demonstrate "hands-on" experience with all facets of production, people, machines and processes.
  • Advanced command of ERP systems.
  • Need to be a self-starter, highly organized and detail-oriented with strong commitment to accuracy.
  • Responsive and reliable, with exceptional follow-through.
  • Works with integrity and ethically.
  • Adheres to Crosstex-Accutron Policies and Procedures; Upholds organizational values.
  • Meets productivity standards; Completes tasks correctly and on time; Uses time efficiently.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills.

Minimum Qualifications

Cantel is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities as well as other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin or other protected class status. #CB

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