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Process Improvement Engineer

Location: 

REMOTE, AL, US REMOTE, AR, US REMOTE, AZ, US REMOTE, CA, US REMOTE, CO, US REMOTE, FL, US REMOTE, GA, US REMOTE, KS, US REMOTE, KY, US REMOTE, LA, US REMOTE, ME, US REMOTE, NC, US REMOTE, NV, US REMOTE, OR, US REMOTE, PA, US REMOTE, TN, US REMOTE, TX, US REMOTE, VA, US

Date:  Sep 15, 2022

Summary

The Process Improvement Engineer will assist the Engineering and Production Managers to drive improvement in OEE by focusing on micro/minor stops and breakdown reductions along with scrap reduction and other bakery productivity and innovation items. This role will work closely with the Controls Engineer role gathering key analytical insight in line performance and scrap results. The role will be located in a facility, however, have regional (4-6 bakery) responsibilities.

Job Responsibilities


•    Through data analytics and insight look for key opportunities to improve OEE and production throughput.
•    Deliver scrap reduction projects and work closely with engineering/maintenance resource for optimum line performance.
•    Key contact for capital projects that drive productivity and increased line throughput
•    Work jointly with finance to understand plant financial metrics and insights into cost savings opportunities.
•    Must have the ability to lead technicians to assist in delivering efficiency gains, capital improvements and innovation.
•    Assists maintenance team on key equipment upgrades and routine maintenance requirements.
•    Helps train supervisors and hourly technicians on production line improvements and data analytic capabilities.
•    Assists in the installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of Bakery Of the Future (BOF) systems as well as IoT/smart sensors and various other equipment that will be used with BOF. Will continue to work with the BOF teams, IT Department, Continuous Improvement Teams moving forward.

Desired Experience

•    Must have experience understanding production systems and optimizing throughput and scrap reduction
•    Good understanding of data extraction and analysis to gather key insights on improvement opportunities and cost reduction
•    Technical background and ease of learning production/batching equipment and systems.

Desired Education

•    Associates or bachelor’s degree in a technical field is a plus

The search for these positions will be nation wide to cover the footprint of our bakery locations.  Flowers is willing to work with applicants in their preferred geographical areas.  There will be some travel involved depending on current geographical areas.

 

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 10/29/2022.  Resumes are active for 30 days.  Interested job seekers who successfully complete the series of pre-screening questions and who appear to possess the basic qualifications for this position may be contacted for a telephone interview.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disability

 

If you need assistance with submitting your resume due to a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Malinda Gwen Black at Malinda.Black@flocorp.com or 334 707-1986.


Nearest Major Market: Decatur

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