Newell Brands Director of Operations in Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Position Title: Director of Operations
Reports To: EVP
Primary Purpose of Position:
The Director of Operations is responsible for all operational aspects of their site. Their primary objective is to oversee manufacturing operations, working closely with Sales, Finance and Logistics to provide outstanding customer service while at the same time, driving reductions in our overall costs. The Site Manager is responsible to ensure the plant achieves and maintains all BRC requirements and is also required to be a member of the HACCP team.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities
Own the safetyprograms that insure the safety and health of our employees
Meet customer demand for products through good practices ina timely and low cost manner.
Maintain a clean and safe working environment for allpersonnel and visitors;
Deliver YOY cost savings in line with company objectives
Enhance our cost reduction efforts by using continuousimprovement tools and through employee involvement and empowerment.
Maintain a work environment that nurtures and leads ourpeople in a way that fosters teamwork and self-fulfillment;
Make decisions that consider the interests of allconstituents including employees, management, investors, suppliers, customers,and community.
Safety is always the number one priority. All actions taken will be conducted in thesafest manner possible and without risking injury to yourself or others.
Follow all Safe Practices and safety policies andprocedures.
Report all accident, incidents, safety violations, nearmisses or unsafe conditions to your Supervisor IMMEDIATELY. If any bodily fluid (bloodborne pathogens)are present, it must be properly cleaned by a trained employee.
We need to meet and exceed our customer’s expectations ofquality in the products that we purchase and manufacture.
Follow all Good Manufacturing Practices while in productionareas
Adhere to all GFSI standards policies and procedures inregards to product Safety, Quality and Legality
Adhere to and enforce procedures in regards to Food Defenseand HACCP
BachelorDegree or equivalent with special emphasis in Manufacturing, Business
Someeducation surrounding Six Sigma or Lean Principles
- 10 plusyears’ experience in a high paced manufacturing environment
The Site Manager must possess all skills related to overseeing a complex manufacturing facility and Customer Service. He/She must possess excellent people skills and leadership qualities.
: The Site Manager must have experience in leadership and analysis of complex principles that will assist in diagnosing problems and identifying opportunities.
TECHNICAL ROLE COMPETENCIES:
- Green Belt a plus
Organization: Newell Brands - Waddington
Title: Director of Operations
Location: United States-Massachusetts-Chelmsford
Requisition ID: 313952