Operations Manager

An Operations Manager job in Redwood City, CA is available through Adecco Medical and Science. Searching for an innovative leader to manage our Engineered Cells production operations. With a focus on quality and scale, this role will be responsible for establishing world-class operating protocols. The ideal candidate is well-versed in lean manufacturing, visual management, and has experience working with mammalian cell editing and culture. This position requires the tact to mentor and develop others, as well as the sense of urgency and ability to get hands-on when necessary.

Operations Manager Responsibilities:

Manage, mentor, and develop a growing team of research associates responsible for the execution of stringent CRISPR protocols, genotyping, and cell expansion operations
Design and implement standardized laboratory management and maintenance protocols leveraging lean manufacturing methodologies
Collaborate with science, engineering, and marketing teams to design and implement innovative solutions to meet and exceed customer expectations
Coordinate with systems engineering and quality to ensure the seamless transfer of new products and processes into production
Uphold strict production and quality control processes to ensure incoming, in-process, and finished goods materials meet all published specifications
Participate in the site audit program, ensuring compliance to all published procedures
Author and maintain production work instructions
Ensure lab standards are upheld, labware and equipment are properly maintained, and hazardous materials are disposed of in accordance with regulatory requirements


3+ years experience managing a production laboratory operation
Strong understanding of process control, aseptic technique, and cell culture
Strong understanding of laboratory best practices, continuous improvement methodologies, and lean manufacturing principles, including 5S, Gemba, and Kaizen
Experience with formal quality management systems required
Innovative, motivated, and independent leader possessing a player/coach mentality
Excellent interpersonal skills

If you are interested in this Operations Manager job in Redwood City, CA then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical and Science go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about the position or would like more information, please contact Sindie Rothstein at 858-410-1108 or by email at Sindie.rothstein@adeccona.com.

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