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Manufacturing Lead

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Supply Chain
Sikeston, MO
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Interested in joining our Factory team? We have the perfect opportunity for you.  Keep reading to learn more about this job.

Title of role: Manufacturing Lead

Schedule: 2-2-3 (6:00p.m.-6:30a.m.)

Background & Purpose of the Job: To bring joy and excitement to consumers by providing the highest quality Ice Cream through inspired innovation while reacting to market changes quickly.   Under the direction of the manufacturing supervisor, this position is responsible for actions necessary in achieving manufacturing KPI’s. This position primarily will support actions taken daily by plant leadership on manufacturing requirements; Quality KPI’s, safety processes, micro risk mitigation, material management, AM development, focused improvement project actions, and line personnel training via SOP’s and training documentation.

Location of the job: Sikeston, MO

Overall Benefits & Perks (non-union)

Medical, Dental, Vision effective immediately | 401K | Profit Sharing | Tuition/Fitness Reimbursement | Paid Leaves | Quarterly Bonus Payouts | Uniforms and PPE provided (we follow all covid protocol and guidelines for your protection)

What You’ll Do:

  • Implement safety processes as needed such as training, observations, and risk identification
  • Completing actions with employees to reduce MV losses within the department
  • Contribute to loss tree development and FI projects and development and maintenance of CI changeover processes
  • Ensure CIP, cleaning programs and chemical usages are trained and followed
  • Implement start-up and shutdown processes to improve efficiencies

What You’ll Need to Succeed

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required, Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred
  • Ability to understand documentation in the manufacturing process
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively within multiple departments, and the corresponding leaders for those departments
  • Ability to troubleshoot and maintain PMC, Freezer, Filler, Tunnel and PMI processes
  • Ability to life, push, pull up to 50 lbs.

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Unilever is an organization committed to diversity and inclusion 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. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.  For more information, please seeEqual Employment Opportunity Posters

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