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Director Operational Excellence


Mcpherson, KS
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Job Title Director Operational Excellence

JobID 1618419

Location: Mcpherson, KS

Description The Operational Excellence Director provides strategic direction and leadership for the site Operational Excellence, Operational Training, Culture and Communications programs. The incumbent is a member of the Site Leadership Team.


+ Establish and maintain elements of the site's operational excellence program including Lean and Six Sigma Candidate selection and coaching and integration of Lean and Six Sigma programs with sites initiatives and plans. Selection of colleagues to further develop in Pfizer Human Performance (PHP) skills and prioritization of proactive application of PHP.

+ Allocation of operational excellence skills to site improvement and process standardization projects and tracking and management of specific OE program benefits.

+ Work with the Training Manager to ensure effective training processes, systems and tools to support a flexible workforce.

+ Implement learning & development strategy that enables transfer of the necessary knowledge to support right first time quality in execution.

+ Work with Culture Lead to proactively drive employee engagement within the site in order to support the Company and site business objectives

+ Work with Communications Lead to proactively drive a strategic approach to communication and public relations to enhance the reputation of the site and the Company with all internal and external stakeholders.


+ Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Science or Business. Master's degree preferred.

+ Six Sigma Green Belt required. Black Belt preferred.

+ Understanding of the Lean Management System elements required.

+ Understanding of Pfizer Human Performance tools preferred.

+ Experience - Minimum of 10 years of related experience in operations driving process improvement in a regulated industry. Preferred drug product manufacturing experience. Minimum of 5 years at the managerial level successfully directing and developing staff level colleagues.

**EEO & Employment Eligibility**

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

**Sunshine Act**

Pfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These laws and regulations require Pfizer to provide government agencies with information such as a health care provider's name, address and the type of payments or other value received, generally for public disclosure. Subject to further legal review and statutory or regulatory clarification, which Pfizer intends to pursue, reimbursement of recruiting expenses for licensed physicians may constitute a reportable transfer of value under the federal transparency law commonly known as the Sunshine Act. Therefore, if you are a licensed physician who incurs recruiting expenses as a result of interviewing with Pfizer that we pay or reimburse, your name, address and the amount of payments made currently will be reported to the government. If you have questions regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to contact your Talent Acquisition representative.

+ **Last Date to Apply for Job: November 3,, 2017**

+ **Hospira Exempt US Grade: 021 (GJL 100)**

+ Eligible for Relocation Package

Pfizer is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction in which it operates.

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