Jan 23, 2019
Your future position? Givaudan is dedicated to expanding the world’s expression through flavours, exploring the globe for ingredients, innovating to bring our customers unique propositions, and giving millions of consumers moments of delight, every single day, from morning until night. Our customers serve end consumer markets with flavours for beverages, savoury, snacks, sweet goods and dairy products. As an Operations Supervisor in our Cincinnati (Carthage) manufacturing site, you will be responsible for driving improvement in safety, inventory control/cost and productivity for operations in our Flavors production areas. Every employee at Givaudan is involved in our core goal of Superior Customer Experience at all points of contact. Set the standard and exemplify Givaudan’s DNA of Challenging, Inspiring, Heart and Soul. In this role, You will mentor and lead 25-30 talented team members on an off-shift schedule: Sunday 10pm-6am / Mon – Thurs. 8pm – 6am. Collaborate: Assisting department manager in organizing staff and material flow to achieve maximum department efficiency during daily operation. Communicate department activities with other supervisors, leads, and department manager to meet expected KPI’s. Conduct shift update meetings. Mentor and Lead: Drive change through initiatives, strong commitment, excellent communication and follow up. Manage time/attendance/discipline while maintaining shift staffing and employee training to meet manufacturing demands. Lead the shift in maintaining a safe work environment by assuming point person responsibility for safety and security related activities on the shift. Continuous Improvement: Facilitate and implement Lean/Continuous Improvement activities to eliminate waste in the processes while maintaining high quality and safety standards. Create SOP’s and work instructions in order to sustain improvements. Conduct problem solving activities with cross functional teams to get to the root cause and eliminate repeat failures. You? Are you someone who wants to grow and shape your own world? Who thrives being in a culture where you can express yourself in a creative team environment? Who wants to collaborate and work in a team as passionate as you? Then come join us - and impact your world. Your professional profile includes: Bachelors’ degree (preferred) or equivalent experience Must have at least 5 plus years of manufacturing experience (food or chemical preferred). Continuous improvement experience in a Lean/Six Sigma environment preferred. At least 5 plus years of supervisory experience with a strong production and safety orientation and influence. Proven success in leading, motivating and driving teams to reach optimal performance. Effectively multi-task, problem solving, and manage competing priorities. Ability to troubleshoot production systems such as CMS/MWS and SAP Experience working with and influencing diverse workforces including manufacturing Givaudan is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D Your future employer? Givaudan is the global leader in the creation of flavours and fragrances. In close collaboration with food, beverage, consumer product and fragrance partners, Givaudan develops tastes and scents that delight consumers the world over. With a passion to understand consumers’ preferences and a relentless drive to innovate, Givaudan is at the forefront of creating flavours and fragrances that ‘engage your senses’. The Company achieved sales of CHF 5.1 billion in 2017. Headquartered in Switzerland with local presence in over 100 locations, the company has more than 11,100 employees worldwide. Givaudan invites you to discover more at www.givaudan.com.
Givaudan Cincinnati, Ohio