As a supervisor, you are responsible for ensuring that the department achieves the objectives set in KPIs. These KPIs contain objectives in the field of timely delivery of test results, first time right, process improvements, etc. Of course, you set individual targets together with your employees. You follow the development of your employees by conducting 1 on 1 interviews, performance and appraisal interviews on a regular basis. If necessary, set priorities for the operations of the operators. Due to the nature of the work, it is important to maintain good communication with the production departments and other parties.
As a supervisor, you are expected to motivate the team to continuous improvements, both in terms of performing the tests and in their personal development. Therefore you have a lot of affinity with Lean and Process Excellence. You are part of the Microbiology Management Team. In this team, you work with the other managers, Senior Analyst and Scientist to help shape and realize the general Microbiology objectives.
Completed HLO or University degree in Microbiology, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Sciences or similar. Minimal 3 years' experience with Microbiology, 5 years' experience if education does not match. Will be line manager to a team and must have minimal 2 years line management experience. Self-starter, initiative-rich, team player, daring to take decisions. Being able to express yourself excellently in Dutch and English, both orally and in writing. You have an eye for diversity and inclusion, you know how to get the best out of people with different backgrounds, knowledge and skills. You can deal well with changing priorities under time pressure. Must be proficient in English, Dutch is a strong plus.
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