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Sr Industrial Engineer

Company: Pactiv Corporation
Location: Binghamton
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Job Description:

Overview Pactiv Evergreen Inc. (NASDAQ: PTVE) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of fresh foodservice and food merchandising products and fresh beverage cartons in North America and certain international markets. It supplies its products to a broad and diversified mix of companies, including full service restaurants and quick service restaurants, foodservice distributors, supermarkets, grocery and healthy eating retailers, other food stores, food and beverage producers, food packers and food processors. To learn more about the company, please go to the company website at Evergreen is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.-- Pactiv Evergreen is an Equal Opportunity Employer.-- All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, religion, creed, age national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, veteran status or other characteristics or statuses protected by law.-- For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please--call (847) 482-4320 or email information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines and applicable laws. Responsibilities DESCRIPTION OVERVIEW:This position will design, develop, and implement methods and tools that will increase operational efficiency by eliminating or reducing wastes of time, money, materials, energy, and other resources. Identify and select appropriate engineering concepts to execute projects that satisfy internal and external client requirements.-- Will serve as a project manager, key change agent, and/or resource to help drive a high-performance process within the Pactiv Evergreen organization.This is a work from home position and the ideal candidate lives in the greater Chicago, IL, greater Charlotte, NC, greater Dallas, TX areas.DESCRIPTION:

  • Design, develop, and implement methods and tools to drive continuous improvement in operational efficiency, employee safety, quality, service, etc.--
  • Lead and facilitate kaizen events to eliminate waste, and 2P events to validate engineering projects.
  • Conduct observation and time study on the manufacturing floor to analyze labor utilization efficiency.
  • Assist in applying lean manufacturing and engineering principles to facilitate change throughout Pactiv Evergreen operations.
  • Participate in the analysis of Pactiv operations for cost reduction opportunities, and problem solving activities to include 8D, A3, etc.
  • Develop and lead teams to eliminate or reduce waste in time, money, materials, energy, and other resources.
  • Utilize project management and engineering tools to execute projects that satisfy internal and external client requirements.--
  • Assist Pactiv management and staff with equipment analysis, specifications, recommendations and selection.
  • Employ analytical tools to support Pactiv Evergreen management and staff.
  • Collect, organize, monitor and distribute information related to systems and process improvement functions.
  • Work to collaborate with all functional departments within assigned projects.--
  • Train and coach employees within assigned projects.--
  • Manage projects and all other duties assigned by the Manager. Job Requirements: QUALIFICATIONS:
    Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Science, and/or Technology or equivalent certification. (BSIE) Industrial Engineering is highly preferred. Must have minimum 5 years--- experience working in a continuous improvement role in manufacturing environment.Strong knowledge in SAP is preferred.Excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong organizational skills; strict attention to detail; ability to multi-task and prioritize; high analytical ability and individual and team facilitation skills including conflict resolution.Strong PC skills required; especially with MS Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Access). Autocad, MS Project and Visio or similar is desired. Past experience in leading kaizen workshops in the areas of: 5S, standard work, visual management, daily management, labor management, SMED and TPM.Strong analytical skills using tools such as statistics, downtime tracking, mechanical history, project planning to identify opportunity areas.Prefer formal training in the continuous improvement field, which may also include Six Sigma, Lean Warehousing, Lean Manufacturing, 5S, Continuous Improvement, or equivalent. Ability to work with minimal direct supervision, in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. A willingness to travel up to 85% of time.Bilingual Spanish speaking is highly desirableCOMPETENCIES & ABILITIES:The candidate must exhibit:
    Prior experience in leading teams, capitalizing on each employee---s unique differences and experiences.Minimum 3 years--- experience in project management or structured problem solving methodologies.An ability to excel in both verbal and written communication, in addition to having very strong presentation skills, including the ability to communicate to all levels of management.An ability to consider the benefits and consequences to the team when taking action; openly sharing ideas and information with others.An ability to effectively complete work activities with and through others.An ability to help others complete work to meet customer requirements. An ability to effectively critique actions, when necessary.An ability to effectively negotiate win-win outcomes.Strong organizational skills.#LI-TM1 ---IND1P---

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