Production Group Leader (Nights) in Scarborough, ME at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Production Group Leader


  • Performs work required for the assembly of components, devices and/or the final product with limited daily instruction
  •  Performs routine work in all production areas with limited supervision
  • Works on assignments that are moderately difficult requiring judgment in resolving issues or making recommendations that will enhance productivity.
  • Assist Supervisor and Team Leaders with scheduling/deployment in the specified work center.
  • Ensures quality of product using standard operating procedures, templates, training and supervision, and good judgment
  • Provides input for enhancing efficiencies and modifying/creating SOPs/training materials to ensure accuracy/quality or improve productivity
  • Must have a firm understanding of quality standards and be able to make independent judgment based on those standards.
  • Must perform all duties in a professional manner and help develop personnel that work as a team within the specified work center.
  • Responsible for assisting Team Leaders by coaching, mentoring, training personnel and creating a positive and successful team environment.
  • Must adhere to all Company policies and procedures
  • May be subject to call back or extended hours as required


  • One year certificate from college or technical school or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to quickly grasp new ideas and techniques
  • Understanding of CGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practices).
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Proficient in reading, writing, and speaking English to understand safety signs, guidelines for equipment, and to relay the information to other team members.
  • Strong mechanical and/or electrical aptitude.
  • Ability to quickly grasp new ideas and techniques.
  • Ability to identify defects on products quickly (either visually, audible, or by touching) to prevent defective products from being shipped to customers.
  • Basic functional knowledge of Spreadsheet & Word Processing Software.
  • Experience in working in a regulated environment (IE: FDA, USDA).


  • 1-3 years of manufacturing experience leading a line
  • Concrete understanding of CGMP (Current Good Manufacturing Practices).
  • Exposure to a lean and clean room’s environment.


  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION email your updated resume to Eric Anderson to with “Production Group Leader” in the subject title.

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law.