Processing Manager

  • Company: PepsiCo
  • Location: Aberdeen, Maryland
  • Posted: January 10, 2017
  • Reference ID: 110271BR
NOTE: Internally slated candidates are being considered for this position. However, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. This position contributes to the success of a manufacturing location for PepsiCo by directing the production team to meet customer needs and achieve standards related to cost, line efficiency, waste, safety and productivity. The Processing Manager must convert departmental objectives into achievable tasks at the execution level. This individual must set production performance standards and align the organization to achieve standards. This individual is responsible for managing numerous shifts in a non-union environment and developing a team of supervisors. Additionally this role is responsible for developing, implementing and executing a best in class service to sales standard.

Major Tasks and Key Responsibilities:
  • Applies knowledge of processes, equipment and system capability to set challenging individual and facility standards
  • Develops Annual Operating Plan for Processing
  • Coaches supervisors to achieve performance standards with regards to safety, line utilization and quality
  • Responsible for the Site Receiving Team and Raw Materials ordering and Financials to include the Carton Receiving and Sorting Team
  • Manages direct and indirect controllable costs to meet overall cost index target
  • Tracks key performance indicators/costs, anticipating and correcting trends which would compromise achievement of financial targets
  • Oversees and assures facility equipment reliability to minimize downtime
  • Builds people capability through effective employee relations, hiring, training, and communication for both management and front-line hourly personnel
  • Profit and Loss (P&L) responsibility for production, maintenance, and quality control
  • Ensures compliance with all Health & Safety regulations


• Bachelor's Degree
• A minimum of 5 years of work experience in a high speed manufacturing environment, preferably consumer packaged goods
• A minimum of 2 years work experience in a management position
• Demonstrated computer proficiency: Microsoft Suite
• Ability to work flexible hours

Preferred Job Qualifications:
• Experience in consumer packaged products or similar industry
• Demonstrated ability to function successfully in a fast paced, changing work environment

Relocation Eligible

Not Eligible for Relocation

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