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Continuous Improvement Manager

Company: Treehouse Foods
Location: Lakeville
Posted on: May 8, 2022

Job Description:

Employee Type:

Part time


MN Lakeville

Job Type:

Supply Chain Continuous Improvement

Job Posting Title:

Continuous Improvement Manager

Job Description:

Position Overview:
Provide leadership and analysis support for plant productivity improvement and other Treehouse Private Brands initiatives. This position will lead the plant in the continuous improvement activities.


--- Be an agent of change and lead the Continuous Improvement efforts for the plant, ensuring achievement of targets and goals.

--- Be the key plant contact with platform, enterprise and contract resources to drive CI and new program development and implementation. Provide status updates as required.

--- Partner with Production Maintenance, Warehouse, Finance, Supply Chain, Engineering, Safety, and Quality leadership to create a Zero Harm, Zero Loss environment at the plant.

--- Conduct and update periodic opportunity assessments, providing guidance to plant leadership on top areas of opportunity within the facility.

--- Conduct line capability and/or loss studies for assigned areas. Providing and maintaining plant performance date and their perspective systems.

--- Facilitate training to assigned teams for key problem solving/CI methodology tools.

--- Complete financial evaluation/cost studies for new product offerings/product changes and Capitol projects.

--- Support line performance tracing for assigned areas/departments

--- Support plant leadership in annual operating and capital plan development

Education and Experience

--- B.S. degree at minimum, preferably in Industrial Engineering, Business, or Finance

--- Previous TPM of Lean Implementation Leadership experience preferred

--- 3-5 years previous experience in manufacturing and/or engineering, preferably within Food or Consumer Products industry

--- Exposure to multiple Supply Chain and other business disciplines (Purchasing, Manufacturing, Logistics, Brand, R&D, etc.) in previous or project work preferred.

Knowledge and Skills

--- Strong understanding of manufacturing unit operations

--- Ability to lead and influence teams to drive for project/process success

--- Exposure to productivity/continuous improvement methodology in previous positions

--- Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills

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Keywords: Treehouse Foods, Lakeville , Continuous Improvement Manager, Executive , Lakeville, Minnesota

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