Senior Manager Engineering
SUMMARY:This position collaboratively works with operations leadership and plant management to foster an environment conducive to the continuous growth of cost reduction/revenue enhancement projects. This position is responsible for evaluating the current and future needs of our company in the area of process improvement opportunities and creating manufacturing solutions to address those needs adhering to lean manufacturing principles. Responsibilities include analyzing existing manufacturing processes to identify waste, redundancy and process bottlenecks. Provide technical and functional expertise to operations personnel in an effort to improve performance. This will include training end users on proper execution of process changes made in business and operational environments. Other duties include conducting feasibility and capability studies to define the purpose, function and necessity of business and operational processes. Conduct mass balance analyses to determine the total cost of equipment, utilities, etc. necessary to produce a specific quantity of a finished good. Other responsibilities include serving as a catalyst for change while effectively managing emotions and expectations associated with the elimination of old processes and the implementation of new ones. Having strong leadership skills and a fundamental desire to execute strategies in an environment of conflicting expectations are critically important to this role.REQUIREMENTS:Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience preferred.Experience: 8+ years' experience with 3+ years' of food manufacturing related experience preferred.Computer Skills: Proficiency in MicrosoftOffice applications (Word, Excel and Access) required. Experience with 3D Design, AutoCAD, SAP modules preferred.Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communications skills.Travel: 50% to 75% travelSupervisory Skills: This position is responsible for oversight of various departmental personnel as required, external consultants, and leading intra-company cross functional teams.To view a full job description and submit your resume for consideration, click APPLY TO THIS POSITION below and follow the prompts.Apply for this job.