Schreiber Foods Operations Technical Manager in Mount Vernon, Missouri

Company Description:Company Description - Schreiber Foods has grown from a single production facility in Green Bay, WI to a $5 billion global enterprise and one of the largest dairy companies in the world. We make cream cheese, natural cheese, process cheese and yogurt and sell them to leading retailers, restaurants, distributors and food manufacturers around the world. Our Culture - We call ourselves partners rather than employees because were all partnering together to increase company value. Every day, we come to work knowing the choices we make, the ideas we initiate and the problems we solve will make a difference. This gives us a sense of pride in everything we do because were striving to be the best customer-brand dairy company in the world. We're successful because we live our values of caring, partnership and ownership each and every day. Who are we looking for?Were looking for individuals to help us achieve our vision to be the best customer-brand dairy company in the world. If you describe yourself as an honest, trustworthy, caring, energetic, results-oriented, customer-focused, disciplined, forward-looking individual who fosters a sense of ownership, inspires others and wants to continuously improve and learn, you may be a great fit for Schreiber. To learn more about Schreiber Foods and the company culture visit the Schreiber Foods Careers Page or view this short video. Qualifying Positions Will Offer: A 401(k) plan with a generous employer match. Schreibers plan administrator recognized our plan as Best-in-Class for companies with 5,000-plus employees. A unique Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) Quarterly bonuses. Through our pay-for-performance program, partners have an opportunity to earn a cash bonus every 90 days based on the companys success. Competitive medical, prescription drug, dental and vision benefits, including second-opinion medical consultation with specialists Wellness resources, including a fitness reimbursement program and access to an interactive personalized online wellness program Paid vacation and holidays Relocation assistance Future professional growth and opportunities through training and our Education Assistance ProgramBrief Description:The Operations Technical Manager is responsible to provide leadership, technical expertise and drive results across capital execution, site and facility maintenance, asset and productivity improvements while managing and minimizing labor and overhead costs while ensuring the highest levels of safety, quality, sanitation and regulatory compliance.Detailed Description:Duties of the role include:Ensures mechanical and electrical expertise are available to production and other departments to maintain production systems, utilities, buildings and grounds in a 24-hour, 7-day per week operationDrive key initiatives around the standardization of "best practices" and policies for the Maintenance DepartmentProvide leadership and direction to plant maintenance function covering the 24/7 operationImprove partner safety, production quality, equipment reliability, and overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) utilizing Continuous Improvement techniquesUtilizes mechanical and electrical expertise to manage production systems, utilities, buildings and groundsFull knowledge and utilization of the EAM system in support of maintenance and engineering functionsResponsible for Continuous Improvement programs related to engineering, to generate improvement plans that feature both short and long-term improvements, with and without capital investment.Business driver of Value Stream Mapping and Lean Processes Drive key initiatives throughout the facility in the areas of Maintenance, fixed asset management, plant layout and flow manufacturing, managing floating bottlenecks, FDA/GMP/AIB compliance, safety and automation Train partners on new technologies (electrical controls, and other manufacturing technology)Provides management of partners (Maintenance Supervisor(s), Maintenance M