Hologic Manufacturing Supervisor in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Manufacturing Supervisor

Post Date 3 days ago

Job Summary

Responsible for supervising all aspects of the manufacturing departments. Trains and monitors employee performance, tracks and reports on department quality and schedules employees work to meet production schedule.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The incumbent may be asked to perform other function-related activities in addition to the below mentioned responsibilities as reasonably required by business needs.

  • Supervise the day-to-day processes of manufacturing operations, ensuring production plans are met while complying with regulatory (QSR, ISO, EH & S) and Hologic policies

  • Direct supervision and monitoring of employee's performance to documented procedures and established goals.

  • Provide leadership to direct reports on Continuous Improvement initiatives.

  • Be an active participant on production lines, as needed, to ensure daily production goals are consistently achieved.

  • Conduct departmental audits of the Production process to ensure compliance with regulatory (QSR, ISO, EH & S) and Hologic policies and identify opportunities for Continuous Improvement.

  • Provide feedback on the manufacturing process and layout.

  • Train, motivate and guide employees.

  • Order necessary equipment and supplies within budget.

  • Generate and present reports on quality and production.

  • Interface with Materials, Engineering, EH&S and Quality to facilitate smooth production flow and communication.

  • Conduct performance reviews for direct reports and ensure coaching and feedback are timely and effective.

  • Facilitate the engagement of EH&S, Quality and Engineering into the production process.

  • Interface with document control to maintain current documentation requirements, review DHRs and related regulatory documents.

  • Prepare, present, and execute plans and procedures that improve processes and efficiency.

  • Maintain a clean, safe working environment while working to reduce cycle time and scrap.



  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field (preferred) and/or equivalent work experience.


  • Minimum of 2-4 years of supervisory experience.

  • Familiarity with technical product knowledge in electronics or semi-conductor industry preferred.


  • Minimum of 2-4 years of experience working in a clean room environment preferred.

  • Medical device manufacturing experience and ISO 13485 experience preferred.

  • Familiarity with mechanical assembly, repairs or testing.

  • Excellent computer, verbal and writing skills.

  • Excellent and proven people skills, professional, self-motivated, team leader with effective training skills.

  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills.

  • Effectively manage and resolve employee conflicts

  • Strong knowledge of Continuous Improvement and LEAN Manufacturing Practices

  • Strong record keeping and documentation skills, internal auditing, attention to detail

  • Oracle and Agile experience preferred.

Physical Demands

The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools, or controls.

  • Stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

  • Lifting/moving and carrying products weighing up to 40 pounds.

  • Exposure to moving mechanical parts, vibration and/or moderate noise levels.

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to Hologic must have a current executed Hologic Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource Department. In addition Agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by a Hologic Recruiter. All resumes must be sent to the Hologic Recruiter under these terms or they will not be considered.

Hologic, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer & VEVRAA Federal Contractor