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Senior Production Manager

Req ID:  6206

Working Location: CALIFORNIA, SAN JOSE 

Workplace Flexibility: Onsite

Are you looking for a company that cares about people’s lives and health, including yours? Let’s inspire healthier lives, together.


Olympus, a leading medical technology company, has focused on making people’s lives better for over 100 years.

Our Purpose is to make people’s lives healthier, safer, and more fulfilling.


Our Core Values are reflected in all we do: Integrity – Empathy – Agility – Unity – Long-Term View


We deliver on our purpose and our core values by staying True to Life.

Job Description

This position will be responsible to manage production resources and activities within the medical products repair at the National Service Center to achieve customer satisfaction. This will be achieved through meeting quality cost and delivery goals. Coordinate with other departments to develop and implement productivity improvements to achieve maximum efficiency and effectiveness of resources. Working with Engineering Operations and Quality Assurance will coordinate all production activities involved in the introduction of new products. The position grasps the larger business perspective and translates it effectively into finite activities.

Job Duties

  • Provide guidance leadership and support to personal with Medical Product repair to achieve business objectives.
  • Develop staff through education and training to maximize individual and team capabilities to support business requirements.
  • Coordinate with other departments regarding the introduction and service of new products development of new repairs and acquisition of equipment applicable to medical products. Develops and implements technical training for ES personnel.
  • Prepares and executes MBOs. implement and promotes LEAN production principles Assure the attainment of customer satisfaction through quality cost and delivery of repairs.
  • Ensure compliance of personnel with policies processes and standards. Interact with internal and external customers in a professional effective and timely manner as to achieve successful resolution of service repair related Issues
  • Develop and maintain performance measurements and control Page 84 of 166systems.

Job Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Managing a group of people in a fast-paced manufacturing environment
  • Strong Customer Service skills.
  • Current on LEAN manufacturing production line and quality management theories.
  • Effective statistical analytical decision making and problem-solving skills.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Ability to plan multitask and prioritize resources to achieve objectives.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Effective interpersonal skills and experience working in a multi-cultural workforce environment


** The anticipated base pay range for this full-time position working at this location is $120,000-$168,000 per year, plus potential for annual bonus (subject to plan eligibility and other requirements). Olympus considers a variety of factors when determining actual compensation for this position, including level of experience, working location, and relevant education and certifications.



Why join Olympus?

Here, people matter—our health, our happiness, and our lives.

  • Competitive salaries, annual bonus and 401(k)* with company match
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, Visions coverage effective on start date
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Program
  • Free virtual live and on-demand wellness classes
  • Work-life balance supportive culture with hybrid and remote roles
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Educational Assistance
  • Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
  • Volunteering and charitable donation match programs
  • Diversity & Inclusion Programs including Colleague Affinity Networks
  • On-Site Child Daycare, Café, Fitness Center**

*US Only

**Limited locations


We care about your health and financial well-being and offer the resources you need to feel vital, confident and ready for wherever life takes you. Learn more about our benefit offerings at

About us:

Our Medical business uses innovative capabilities in medical technology, therapeutic intervention, and precision manufacturing to help healthcare professionals deliver diagnostic, therapeutic, and minimally invasive procedures to improve clinical outcomes, reduce costs, and enhance the quality of life for patients and their safety.

Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Olympus employs more than 31,000 employees worldwide in nearly 40 countries and regions. Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is headquartered in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,200 employees throughout locations in North and South America.  For more information, visit


Olympus is dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace

We recognize diversity in people, views and lifestyle choices and emphasize the importance of inclusion and mutual respect. We strive to continue to foster empathy and unity in the workplace so that our employees can fully contribute and thrive.


Let’s realize your potential, together.

Olympus requires all US new hires to be “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on or before their first day of work. Individuals who have been offered employment who have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to request and be granted a reasonable accommodation prior to their first day of work.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || California (US-CA) || San Jose || 

Job Segment: Industrial, Production Manager, QA, Quality Assurance, Engineer, Manufacturing, Technology, Quality, Engineering

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