Material Waste Champion
Location:
Posted:
September 27, 2016
Reference:
WD89915
Basic qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree of Science
• Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering
• Serve as a technical lead for manufacturing and packaging processes. Develop continuous improvement activities associated with improving yield and reducing waste across a portfolio of consumer healthcare products in the OTC and oral care categories.
• Propose and implement process improvements
• Conduct investigations of process deviations to determine root cause/corrective actions
• Author and execute plant trials to resolve process challenges as well as implement new improvements.
• Author/revise Batch Records, SOPs, technical reports, technical change controls, and other site documentation
• Conduct technical training on processes and procedures to all levels of the organization

Preferred qualifications:
• Candidate should be familiar with project management tools/software (i.e. MSProject).
• Familiar with problem solving techniques, people management skills, and Lean/Six Sigma tools
• Knowledgeable of high speed packaging and manufacturing operations
• Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills

Details:
To provide process improvements and standard ways of working to the Memphis site in an effort to meet the site's commitment to reduce material waste (MUV).

• Working knowledge of various manufacturing processes and unit operations including powder/material handling and dispensing, roll compaction, dry blending/milling, tablet compression, and secondary packaging
• Basic knowledge of process control systems
• Continuous improvement background with knowledge of Lean Manufacturing/Six Sigma/OE tools and techniques
• Experience using coaching/mentoring techniques and interpersonal communication skills in working with a diverse population at all levels of the company (i.e. shop floor to global corporate partners)
• Experience in technical writing
• Demonstrated track record of success leading multiple projects simultaneously with minimal direction

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