Business Package Engineering Manager (Maplewood, MN)
Location:
Maplewood , Minnesota
Posted:
November 23, 2016
Reference:
R00015791
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Business Packaging Manager for the Package Engineering organization located in Maplewood, MN.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Business Packaging Manager will provide packaging advice and consult with the Leadership Team to set short and long-term strategic direction and operating plans for the organization. The individual will also set direction, priorities and manage resources with full accountability for results of a functional area.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Leads and develops a team of package engineering professionals to deliver innovative packaging solutions to Business Unit clients.
  • Works closely with Senior to Executive level management of assigned Business Units to ensure alignment and optimal Package Engineering support
  • Identifies and implements continuous improvement programs that may span outside assigned Business Unit responsibilities
  • Sets or influences initiatives and structure for the department as they relate to business and corporate packaging strategies

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of packaging industry experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Package Engineering/Packaging Science or related discipline from an accredited institution
  • Experience with Lean Six Sigma
  • Skills include team management and people development
  • Excellent communications (oral, written and presentation)
  • Ability to influence at all levels
  • Microsoft Office proficient

Location: Maplewood, MN
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international
Relocation: Is authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without a sponsorship for employment visa status (e.e. H1B status).

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