Kelly Services Production Supervisor, Redwood City in Redwood City, California

Production Supervisor

Redwood City, CA

Kelly Scientific is searching for an innovative supervisor to oversee the day-to-day production laboratory operations for one of our top clients in Redwood City. With a focus on quality and scale, this role will be responsible for establishing world-class operating protocols. The ideal candidate is well-versed in lean manufacturing, visual management, and GLP/GMP. This position requires the tact to mentor and develop others, as well as the sense of urgency and ability to get hands-on when necessary.

Direct-Hire Role

Day supervisor: 6:30am-3:30pm

Swing supervisor: 2pm-11pm

What You'll Do

  • Manage, mentor, and develop a growing team of research associates responsible to produce products and services

  • Design and implement standardized laboratory management and maintenance protocols leveraging lean manufacturing methodologies

  • Collaborate with science, engineering, and marketing teams to design and implement innovative solutions to meet and exceed customer expectations

  • Coordinate with systems engineering and quality to ensure the seamless transfer of new products and processes into production

  • Uphold strict production and quality control processes to ensure incoming, in-process, and finished goods materials meet all published specifications

  • Participate in the site audit program, ensuring compliance to all published procedures

  • Author and maintain production work instructions

  • Ensure lab standards are upheld, labware and equipment are properly maintained, and hazardous materials are disposed of in accordance with regulatory requirements

About You

  • 2+ years’ experience managing a production laboratory operation

  • Strong understanding of laboratory best practices, continuous improvement methodologies, and lean manufacturing principles, including 5S, Gemba, and Kaizen

  • Experience with formal quality management systems required, ISO 13485 and cGMP preferred

  • Innovative, motivated, and independent leader possessing a player/coach mentality

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Why Kelly ® ?

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest-regarded scientific organizations—

providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant

projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help

advance. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™ companies, and found opportunities for more than 9,000

scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world

a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect

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Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.