Production Manager (Medical Device)

Location: Thailand
Discipline: Life Sciences
Job type: Permanent
Salary: S$7000 - S$8000 per month + Competitive package & excellent culture
Contact name: Shashtidaran Prasanan

Contact email:
Job ref: 589_1720488767
Published: 9 days ago

We are currently looking for an Production Manager (Medical Device) to join a distinguished MNC company with over a 30 years of excellence in the medical device industry. They are dedicated to advancing healthcare through innovative solutions and products that significantly improve patient outcomes. If you have a strong production background and a passion for improving healthcare, we would love to hear from you.

Reporting Manager: Plant Site Leader

Team size: 2 direct reports (200 indirect reports)

Location: Thailand

The role:

  • Manage the production operations, ensuring strict adherence to company policies and regulatory standards (ISO13485/ISO9001/FDA).
  • Review production orders and plans, ensuring the production of qualified products within the set schedule. Monitor quality checks and address any quality issues.
  • Analyze production reports, lead variance analysis, and implement effective corrective actions. Promote lean manufacturing principles, such as Kaizen and Value Stream Mapping (VSM), to improve efficiency, reduce waste, and control labor hours.
  • Oversee equipment management and maintenance, providing technical support to ensure the production plan is met. Encourage the Production Engineering (PE) team to maintain equipment properly.
  • Manage labor and work environment, lead 5S and EHS activities, and ensure proper training and motivation of the production team. Facilitate skill development to ensure workers are qualified for their roles. Communicate and coordinate with other departments and participate in management reviews.

The experience:

  • Degree in Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Ideally 5 years in a medical device manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing
  • Familiar with corrective action deployment & Failure & Root Cause analysis.
  • Knowledge on ISO 13485, FDA 21CFR and cGMP

How to apply:
Please provide your CV to Shash Prasanan at, in either Microsoft Word document/pdf format.

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