Director of Process Engineering in Winston Salem, North Carolina
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
A Global billion-dollar consumer brand organization with an extensive history in the Carolinas
An established C-Suite deeply invested in innovation and growth
Entrepreneurial organization is running like a start-up, new ideas, new tech, all focusing around the customer
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
An exciting opportunity to focus on innovation
You will make a considerable impact on developing new products and expanding brand offerings
Excellent benefits and investments in the organization
WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT
Plan, organize, and implement the manufacturing processes and capabilities of the plants, and lead the development of long-term strategic manufacturing/engineering plans.
Support the development and manufacture of new products in time to meet demand at the lowest total cost while maintaining compliance with prescribed quality and regulatory standards and minimizing inventory levels.
Serve as the primary technical lead for process and equipment improvement projects, including overseeing equipment modifications, upgrades, and new installations.
Designing and developing of new processes, modifications of existing processes, cost and quality improvement initiatives.
Working independently or with others to develop improved methods for delivering finished product to our customers.
Driving cost improvement projects to remove costs from current and new operations.
Assisting in identifying new or improved products or methodology for delivering value-added products to our customers.
Serving as an expert for troubleshooting manufacturing problems and developing and supporting solutions with data-based decision making.
Identifying and implementing new/improved methods within manufacturing to improve profitability. •
Define and implement manufacturing strategies, including the engineering and production of goods at both internal and external production facilities
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Physical Sciences degree with 10+ years of CPG/Food industry experience
Proven ability to be a strong leader with manufacturing operational experience and success in a high-speed CPG manufacturing environment
Demonstrated experience with multiple product manufacturing environments is required.
Experience in Lean Manufacturing and Visual Management in manufacturing environment and success optimizing manufacturing through Lean methodologies