Manager, Metrology

CSL Behring
Kankakee, Illinois
May 14, 2022
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Job Description

As the Metrology Manager, you will join the Metrology and Maintenance team responsible for the site-wide calibration program, instrument reliability, people management, and completion of all planned maintenance activities. The manager will be accountable for planning, scheduling, and completion of all Metrology work performed in assigned area to insure maximum uptime of equipment. Provide oversights for technicians and supervisors in a manner compliant with company, state, and federal agency guideline.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Converts approved work schedules and emergency work requests into action-oriented plans. Provide necessary materials and equipment needed to complete

  • Defines the priorities of subordinates; provides evaluation of performance to subordinates.

  • Administers bargaining unit agreement to maintain effective communication with represented contingent; applies company policies relating to progressive discipline, overtime, vacations, and LOAs.

  • Investigates major instrument related problem areas and determines best course of action for resolution; frequently checks subordinates’ work to assure quality and compliance with cGMPs.

  • Directs all metrology functions to ensure compliance with appropriate sections of the CFR 21,600 and 200 series.

  • Work in addition to assuring proper training, qualifications and GMP compliance.

  • Maintains planned work schedules and handles emergency work resulting from rendering of required services

  • Manages work order system within area of responsibility

  • Ensures necessary inventories of equipment and supplies are available


Education: BS/BA in Biology, Chemistry, Engineering. Chemical Engineering preferred.

Experience: 7-10 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry with increasing managerial responsibilities. 3-5 years’ service in Metrology/Instrumentation.


  • Communicates Effectively

  • Ensures Accountability

  • Maintain positive working relationships and building trust with internal customers

  • Functional knowledge of cGMPs and manufacturing operations in FDA regulated facility

  • Financial experience with high level budgetary responsibilities is required

  • Manages Complexity

About Us

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About CSL Behring

CSL Behring is a global leader in developing and delivering high-quality medicines that treat people with rare and serious diseases. Our treatments offer promise for people in more than 100 countries living with conditions in the immunology, hematology, cardiovascular and metabolic, respiratory, and transplant therapeutic areas. Learn more about CSL Behring.

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