Will lead and direct multi-plant manufacturing operations. Will represent site as the primary interface with the organization on matters of quality, safety, production scheduling, distribution, HR, maintenance, engineering, R&D. Will ensure appropriate resources are allocated to achieve strategic, financial and business objectives. This position interacts with all functions of the organization and will be key decision maker regarding opportunities related to the intersection of Customer Solutions and Operational Excellence.
Functional responsibilities include manufacturing leadership of 2-5 manufacturing locations, overseeing operating budget to deliver on strategic objectives relevant to Safety, Quality, Customer Service, Cost and Employee engagement. Will be responsible for completing job duties in a manner that delivers real time feedback and quantifiable metrics leading to best practices on all aspects of performance. Will manage staff selection, performance and training. Will develop long-term plans that impact the achievement of business results. Will ensure manufacturing processes are optimized for each product.
- BS / BA
- 10+ years in a food or CPG manufacturing industry.
- Multi-site experience is required.
- Strong Operational Excellence / CI / Lean experience is required.
- Must have experience establishing strategies and actions that produce continuous improvement in safety, productivity, product quality, customer service, quality of work life and lowering manufacturing costs.
Continuous Improvement Process