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Sr. Operations Supervisor

2nd shift

Posted on 6/27/2024

Legend Biotech

Legend Biotech

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops cell therapies for cancer treatment


Mid, Senior

Bridgewater Township, NJ, USA

Production Planning & Scheduling
Quality Control & Compliance
Supply Chain Management
Operations & Logistics
Required Skills
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering or related field or equivalent experience
  • A minimum of 4 years of operations experience within a cGMP environment in the biotech/biopharma industry
  • A minimum of 1 year of experience leading, supervising, or managing a team preferred
  • Prior experience in manufacturing, quality, or engineering is required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) is required
  • Availability to work in a day shift (1st or 2nd shift) is required
  • Knowledge of cGMP regulations and FDA guidance related to manufacturing of cell-based products, and cleanroom behaviors
  • Must exhibit strong Leadership skills and ability to effectively communicate and influence Operations associate and convey information to Management
  • Ability to work independently and successfully, prioritize and manage multiple tasks simultaneously, integrate cross-functional issues and balance competing priorities effectively
  • Must be able to manage shifting priorities to meet critical deadlines in a fast paced and dynamic, growing environment, while providing clear direction to team members
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills and the ability to lead as a change agent to promote flexibility, creativity, and accountability
  • An ability to build strong partnerships and effectively integrate with external collaborators to drive projects/programs forward in a matrixed environment
  • Clear and succinct verbal and written communication skills with an attention to detail and the ability to follow procedures
  • Experience with Operational Excellence and/or Lean Manufacturing is an asset
  • Ability to accommodate shift work including evenings and weekends as required by the process
  • Ability to accommodate unplanned overtime on little to no prior notice
  • Sufficient vision and hearing capability to work in job environment with physical dexterity sufficient to use computers and document production records
  • A working leader who can participate in production runs in critical situations when needed
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 25 lbs. and stand for a long period of time
  • Ability to work M-F 2nd shift
  • Lead and supervise multiple units within the CAR-T process operations
  • Lead the daily start of shift operations meetings and assign individuals their daily production task
  • Work closely with operations personnel on the production floor to provide guidance and perform production tasks
  • Support manufacturing investigations and create/revise operational procedures
  • Work closely with Operations Manager to help oversee the development of production personnel
  • Build strong partnerships with Manufacturing, Engineering, and Quality to ensure seamless execution of daily production tasks
  • Support the development of manufacturing processes and drive continuous improvements and efficiencies within cell therapy Technical Operations

Legend Biotech specializes in developing and manufacturing novel cell therapies for hematologic malignancies and solid tumors, leveraging cutting-edge technologies to deliver advanced treatment options for patients worldwide. The company's pipeline of cell therapies includes agents targeting diseases considered intractable and incurable, with a focus on transforming the world of oncology and medicine.

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Franklin Township, New Jersey



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth