Production Team Leader

Posted 10 May 2024

Kaohsiung, Kaohsiung - Taiwan

Req Id 274695


Work Your Magic with us!

Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.


Everything we do in Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.


Your Role  

Environment, Health, Safety & Security

The Production Team Leader is accountable for individual production related environmental, health and safety aspects.

  • Zero EHS incidents and continuous improvement on all safety and EHS matters. All EHS risks are correctly identified, evaluated, and corrected.
  • Enforce safety regulations and promote a culture of safety among team members.
  • Investigate and report any accidents or safety incidents.
  • Develop and implement Process Safety Management (PSM) procedures and protocols to maintain a safe working environment.
  • Analyze and interpret Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID) to troubleshoot issues and optimize processes.


Quality and compliance 

The Production Team Leader is accountable for achieving high quality performance in production and packaging to customers. Production Team Leader will partner with the Quality Team to achieve:

  • A culture and expectation of zero quality defects. All production related quality issues are correctly identified, evaluated, and corrected.
  • Well trained, data focused employees who prioritize continuous improvement on all production related quality matters.
  • A quality management system (QMS) aligned to the needs and expectations of semiconductor materials production and handling. All manufacturing activities are carried out in line with ISO9001, documented and approved procedures and processes, and meeting customer specifications. Audits and inspections from customer and regulatory bodies are well supported and receive timely closure.
  • Monitor and enforce quality control measures to ensure products meet specified standards.
  • Implement corrective actions as needed to address quality issues.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation related to production processes, including work instructions and standard operating procedures.


Production and Supply Reliability

Production Team Leader partners with the Supply Chain Planning, and other production team to:

  • Ensure all team members follow our principles to prioritize safety and quality above all.
  • Oversee inventory levels and collaborate with the supply chain to ensure materials are available for production.
  • Collaborate with production planning and scheduling teams to ensure timely and efficient production runs, in-full (OTIF) target.
  • Implement inventory control measures to minimize waste and stockouts.
  • Collaborate with other departments to implement changes and enhancements to optimize production processes.


Scope of People Responsibility

  • Sets example by leading with priority of safety, quality, and operational disciplines.
  • Implements HR policies and procedures that are consistent with corporate guidance, local regulations.
  • Promotes positive employee engagement by fostering two-way communication and by resolving employee issues in a timely manner.
  • Provide ongoing training to existing team members to enhance their skills and knowledge.


Who You Are 

  • Bachelor's degree or above in Engineering, Chemistry or Material Science preferred.
  • Requires proven professional experience (min. 7 years as a guide) including substantial people management experience – min. 5 years’ experience in manufacturing plant.

Technical & Professional Knowledge: 

  • Candidates who have chemical manufacturing background and knowledge of semiconductor industry standards and quality expectations. Experience of hazard chemical handling is a plus.
  • Good leadership characteristics. Ability to attract, motivate and retain talent. Demonstrated the ability to deliver strong team building, and people management skills.
  • High energy, creative, passionate, and self-motivated, someone who has a strong desire to succeed.
  • Communicates openly and transparently, not afraid of delivering bad news or ensuring operational discipline is maintained.
  • Familiarity with production planning and scheduling.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Certification in Process Safety Management (PSM) is a plus.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in both native language and business English.

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!
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