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Cluster Engineering Supervisor for Packing Technology, Robotics & Automation

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Supply Chain
Bangkok, Bangkok
Date posted:


The Cluster Asst Engineering Manager will be responsible for project management and support for the Supply Chain projects on a cluster scale (SEAA – South East Asia & Australasia) in area of Packing Technology, Robotic & Automation to build new manufacturing capability to improve operational cost and cash, better and faster innovation.

Theroleholderwill support the development of packing technology, robotic & automation in alignment with global team and coordination with stakeholders. The development role starts from idea, conceptual design lock, assessment of detail Design for Safety, Quality and Manufacturing, value engineering of provided technical solution to deliver good business case with understanding of E2E SC cost driver.

In project execution, role holder will manage project with delivery team in factory and managing stakeholders in global, cluster and country. Developmentofaligned technology/machineryspecificationswillbeakeyelementoftherole.Theroleholderwill provideanalyticalsupportindefiningoptimumtechnologycriteria.Theywillalsoberesponsiblefor developing and maintaining test/audit protocols for technology and supplier evaluation.



·Facilitate/co-ordinate packing technology, robotic & automation support to agreed projects usingbestpracticetoolsandprocesses(EPM/EEM,ProjectManagement, QII etc) and build the network.

·Generatecapitalestimates with value engineering for good business case.

·Maintainingadatabaseof bestpracticein area of packing technology, robotic & automation and drive leveraging of best practice implementation in cluster.

·Developnewtechnologysolutions under coordination with global team inresponsetostrategyassessing

fit/impact with current operations.

·Undertake technology supplier evaluations in support of defining the technology supply base and scouting for new technologies which will provide competitive advantage.

·Develop understanding of the man/machine/material/ interfaces, integration of E2E machineries and process to ensure optimum solutionsare delivered.

·Develop fit for future solution which align with Unilever vision/strategy: Sustainability, Digital Factory, SC Agility etc

Support Packing Technology, Robotic & Automation skillsdevelopment.

Skills & ExperienceRequired:


·Engineering degree educated or equivalentexperience

·Good communication and fluent in English

·Works well with teams, stakeholders, and customers.

·Good structural thinking: situation appraisal, problem statement, problem solving, decision making and risk mitigation.

·Basic awareness of manufacturing and supply chain process.


·Knowledgeandexperienceindesign for safety, quality & manufacturing,

·Understands technical machine design principles, robotics & automation simulation, data & analytics.

·Able to prepare machine/ process stream specifications and machinery projectmanagement networks.

·Experience in 3D AutoCAD, Solidworks or similar software.

Unilever is an organisation committed to equity, inclusion and diversity to drive our business results and create a better future, every day, for our diverse employees, global consumers, partners, and communities. We believe a diverse workforce allows us to match our growth ambitions and drive inclusion across the business. At Unilever we are interested in every individual bringing their ‘Whole Self’ to work and this includes you! Thus if you require any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of your application so that we can support you through your recruitment journey.

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