Manufacturer of confection based dietary supplements and nutritional vitamins supplying the sports nutrition, natural product and nutraceutical markets.
200K sq. ft. Plant with 500 employees, 5-day, 3 shift, 3 mogul lines, 14 packaging lines, producing 30mm products daily. Company holds 37% of this market.
Lead and manage the manufacturing, process and maintenance engineering functions in support of production.
Develop and delivery of solutions to support the quality, performance and delivery of products to enhance the value to customers.
Use of project management, lean manufacturing, six-sigma, manufacturing maintenance excellence and innovation management principles and tools within the plant.
The position is a member of the site leadership and engineering management teams.
BSE or related discipline.
8 + years of manufacturing engineering experience.
3 years’ experience managing or leading engineers and technical teams.
Experience in leading new product launches, managing cross functional teams, program and project management expertise,
business case development in a technical environment.
Experience in developing and working within budgets.
10% travel both domestic and international.
Ideal: Six Sigma Green Belt Certification and or Lean Manufacturing experience.