BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Manufacturing Integrator Director in Vernon Hills, Illinois

Job Description SummaryResponsible for the development, administration and coordination of worldwide manufacturing strategies and implementation plans for the Infection Prevention and Interventional Specialties platforms. Provides leadership, analysis, technical support, and recommends effective solutions to operational problems to improve cost, revenue, and asset utilization. Provides information, counsel and assistance on new technologies and their application to manufacturing processes.

Assists and supplies business platform teams in achieving their strategic & financial objectives. Provides leadership during the implementation of key programs and coordinates worldwide manufacturing capacity. Many times these activities comprise global initiatives and involve multiple plants and regions.

Job Description

  • Assist in development of Medication and Procedural Solutions manufacturing objectives and strategies, which are linked to business strategy, and formulates manufacturing plans to meet these objectives.

  • Provides analysis, evaluations of alternatives and makes recommendations to achieve results.

  • Works with Platform Teams, Supply Chain organization, and Regional Management in assessing capacity needs, developing capacity and sourcing plans, and in developing worldwide manufacturing strategies.

  • Proactively communicates across these organizations while taking a leadership role in executing the strategy.

  • Collaborates with Plant managers, Process Automation Development, R&D, and others to develop manufacturing plan and production start up for new products including selection of equipment and methods.

  • Makes recommendations and manages the transfer of Medication and Procedural Solutions manufacturing processes, equipment and technology across the global manufacturing network.

  • Develop and implement capital requirements for manufacture of new product.

  • Works with plants, R&D, finance and Platform leaders on the development and approval of capital expenditures and their financial justification.

  • Provides analysis and narrative outlining project objectives, scope, and timing.

  • Provides capital planning information and monitors capital spending to ensure compliance to targets and forecast.

  • Provides analysis and technical support in the assessment and assignment of a product or product line to manufacturing plants. Makes location recommendations based on manufacturing cost, technology fit, facilities requirements and availability, and equipment /process requirements.

  • Provides leadership and coordination to get plant priorities approved, resourced and implemented.

  • Meets with marketing, R&D, and others to ensure plant programs are aligned with market needs and get required support to complete implementation.

  • Develops manufacturing plan for new product launches and product line extensions, capacity expansions and surge, architecture moves and longer term planning 3 to 5-years+.



BS in Business, Science, or Engineering. MBA preferable but not required.


Ideal Candidate will have at least 10+ years progressive experience in Manufacturing. Will have demonstrated ability to develop and successfully execute a strategy. Breadth of background across numerous roles/functions within the Manufacturing area with demonstrated success in each area. Must have demonstrated strong interpersonal skills and the ability to succeed in a highly matrixed organization. Previous multiple site responsibility highly desirable.

Primary Work LocationUSA IL - Vernon Hills

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