Dentsply Sirona is the world s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, with a 130-year history of innovation and service to the dental industry and patients worldwide. Dentsply Sirona develops, manufactures, and markets a comprehensive solutions offering including dental and oral health products as well as other consumable medical devices under a strong portfolio of world class brands. As The Dental Solutions Company TM, Dentsply Sirona s products provide innovative, high-quality and effective solutions to advance patient care and deliver better, safer and faster dentistry. Dentsply Sirona s global headquarters is located in York, Pennsylvania, and the international headquarters is based in Salzburg, Austria. The company s shares are listed in the United States on NASDAQ under the symbol XRAY. This position is located in Waltham, MA, a city along the Charles River in Middlesex County, Massachusetts with rich cultural history that can be explored at various world class monuments, museums and art galleries. The city is a hub for scientific research and higher education with several renowned universities. Waltham also includes numerous high-tech companies and is located in the Boston Route 128 High Technology Corridor only nine miles from Boston which makes this an attractive location to live, work and play.
Bringing out the best in people
As advanced as dentistry is today, we are dedicated to making it even better. Our people have a passion for innovation and are committed to applying it to improve dental care. We live and breathe high performance, working as one global team, bringing out the best in each other for the benefit of dental patients, and the professionals who serve them. If you want to grow and develop as a part of a team that is shaping an industry, then we re looking for the best to join us.
Working at Dentsply Sirona you are able to:
Develop faster - with our commitment to the best professional development.
Perform better - as part of a high-performance, empowering culture.
Shape an industry - with a market leader that continues to drive innovation.
Make a difference -by helping improve oral health worldwide.
The Director, Operations, Waltham is responsible for achieving operating productivity for the site in accordance with sales requirements and within the financial guidelines as related to all Capital and Expense Budgets, inventory investments, staffing and human relations standards. Performance of duties brings incumbent in contact with the local city government, insurance inspectors, federal and state inspectors and heads of other companies providing services to the site.
Has the responsibility for manufacturing products for distribution in various forms as well as overseeing the direction and execution of the site. Makes decisions relative to production and raw material and WIP inventory investment, local distribution suppliers and worldwide product services, engineering projects affecting operating efficiency and product launches, staffing and finance. All operations must meet standards and policies related to employee safety, working environment and quality / regulatory directives.
Key Leadership Behaviors :
Strong drive for results.
Strong relationship building skills.
High level of personal accountability.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as drawings, specifications, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and regulatory documentation. Ability to write routine reports, correspondence and process documents. Ability to speak effectively before groups and employees in the organization. Write monthly progress reports and capital requests.
Ability to understand mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, metric measurement and proportions to practical situations. Must be able to perform calculations in design of facility processes and equipment. Ability to define a problem, collect data, analyze data, and reach a definite conclusion.
Dentsply Sirona leaders are expected to successfully demonstrate behaviors aligned with the Dentsply Sirona Values and Competency model. Those competencies include:
Education : Requires a BS/BA degree in a technical discipline including Chemistry, Packaging, Mechanical, or Industrial Engineering. MS or MBA degree is desired.
Six sigma certification would be preferred.
Years and Type of Experience : A minimum of fifteen (15) years related experience is required with at least 5 years as a plant level Manager, as well as general knowledge of cGMP and OSHA/EPA/safety regulations.
Key Required Skills, Knowledge and Capabilities :
Ability to develop sound business cases to justify large CapEx investments.
Dentsply Sirona is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or protected Veteran status. We appreciate your interest in Dentsply Sirona.
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