1+ months

Supervisor, Facilities Production

Winnipeg, MB R3B
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Those who join Emergent BioSolutions feel a sense of ownership about their future. You will excel in an environment characterized by respect, innovation and growth opportunities. Here, you will join passionate professionals who advance their scientific, technical and professional skills to develop products designed-to protect life.


Emergent BioSolutions is currently seeking a Supervisor, Facilities Production for our Manufacturing, Facilities Support Department at our Winnipeg Site. The successful candidate will have post-secondary education in a related field and 3+ years of relevant experience. We will give consideration to a combination of education/training and relevant work experience. Must have the ability to mentor, coach and engage team members to achieve required results, have excellent organization and communication skills and the ability to follow written and oral instruction and with a strong attention to detail. In addition, this individual will possess a strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence and innovation.


Emergent BioSolutions is dedicated to one simple missionto protect and enhance life.

As a global specialty pharmaceutical company, Emergent offers specialized products to healthcare providers and governments to address medical needs and emerging health threats.

We value the diversity that each employee brings, and while we look for people who share our Core Values, we thrive on difference as well. With hundreds of talented employees working around the globe, Emergent is a growing organization with a wide variety of scientific, technical and professional career opportunities worldwide.


The Supervisor, Facilities Production supports the production of pharmaceutical products according to the schedule through the maintenance of the clean room environment and associated records to comply with regulatory requirements, current good manufacturing practices (cGMP), and standard operating procedures.

This role works on assignments requiring considerable judgement/initiative and makes recommendations for solutions when needed.


  • Oversees all day-to-day activities within the facilities production area and provide leadership and support to the team.
  • Responsible for making daily adjustments to the planned work schedule, including reassigning tasks as necessary due to emergency or high priority business needs.
  • Responsible for the cleaning and sanitization of equipment and production areas; Waste removal and decontamination.
  • Maintains the inventory of consumables and gowning in the cleanrooms.
  • Responsible for the performance and maintenance of environmental monitoring (EM) and utility sampling programs.
  • Communicates with the various departments to schedule cleaning and sampling activities to ensure production/filling schedules are maintained.
  • Oversees all room interruption documentation and associated activities. Ensures room is commissioned and released according to GXP requirements and in alignment with the Manufacturing schedule.
  • Coordinates and performs equipment movement and setup to facilitate the changeout process.
  • Responsible for the accuracy, continual maintenance, and review of all departmental documentation, including, but not limited to SOPs, logs, and forms.
  • Performs preventative maintenance as assigned (e.g., filter integrity, etc.).
  • Participates in protocols, commissioning and qualification of modified rooms and utilities and provide support as an SME.
  • Monitors and ensure all competency assessments and training are complete and up to date for the Facilities Production team. Ensures scheduled training and competencies are performed; perform review of the departmental training matrix.
  • Determines methods and procedures on new assignments.
  • Encourages team efficiency while leading by example to achieve department performance metrics and accountabilities.
  • Provides support as a subject matter expert (SME) to various projects and initiatives as required.
  • Applies Operational Excellence and Lean principles (Kaizen, Process Flow, Value Stream Mapping, etc.) to increase efficiencies, reduce stress, and reduce waste.
  • Trains in SAP work order procedures.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by those in this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, and other duties may be assigned.


  • Post-secondary education in a related field; will give consideration to a combination of education/training and relevant work experience.
  • 3+ years of relevant experience required; previous experience in a regulated environment such as pharmaceutical manufacturing is preferred.
  • 1+ year of experience in a supervisory role or demonstrated leadership experience.
  • Ability to mentor, coach, and engage team members to achieve required results.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs such as Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, SharePoint, OneDrive, Teams, etc.
  • Excellent organization and communication skills.
  • Ability to follow written and oral instruction and with a strong attention to detail.
  • Must have the ability to multi-task and coordinate workload by priority.
  • Must be customer service and quality oriented.
  • Flexibility to adapt to and perform shift work.


  • Citizenship/Permanent Resident or Valid Work Permit.
  • Successful Completion of a Criminal Record Check.
  • Medical assessment reqd upon hire

Interested? Please visit www.emergentbiosolutions<>.com under the career section to apply today!

As part of our team, you'll join talented and inspiring colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. We offer highly diverse career opportunities, a supportive culture, competitive salaries, flexible work arrangements and an extensive benefits package. Information submitted will be used by Emergent BioSolutions for activities related to your prospective employment. Emergent BioSolutions respects your privacy and any use of the information submitted will be subject to the terms of our Privacy Policy<>.


Protecting and Enhancing 1 billion lives by 2030 focuses our energy to improve the quality of life for individuals around the world, giving them the opportunity to experience the fullness of life.

Our drive towards this vision informs all of our actionswhether it is our approach to product development, manufacturing, encouraging employee health and wellness or giving back to the communitywe strive every day to achieve this shared goal.


  • Stand shoulder to shoulder no matter what
    • We combine our best thinking and communicate openly to support each other.
  • Break through thinking
    • We take smart risks, pursue innovation and challenge ourselves to constantly improve.
  • Own it always
    • Every person at Emergent is engaged and accountable for delivering on our commitments.
  • Compete where it counts
    • We set the right goals and respect each other as we conquer them together.


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Posted: 2022-08-17 Expires: 2022-10-16
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