Continuous Improvement Specialist - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-19
Conagra Brands (http://www.conagrabrands.com/careers)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Omaha
Nebraska
United States

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.
Position Responsibilities:
Implements CPS processes and metrics to identify, understand, & eliminate losses, increase throughput, & deliver improvement targets.
Works with the Pillars to identify areas of waste / variation to help target & prioritize projects that will reduce operating costs.
Guides plant teams to ensure standard practices, reapplication of improvements, calibration of approach and effectiveness of processes.
Ensures effective documentation & system ownership with the platforms for all standard practices.
Provides leadership & coaching for Pillar specialists necessary to help drive results through a variety of other improvement methods.
Ensures the development of internal resource capability within plants
Acts as a key change agent for CI results achievement and glide path results
Leads pillar teams with strong collaboration and alignment to all pillars, in coordination with platform operations.
Develops playbooks and other training materials as needed.
Ensures resourcing and urgency in approach; while achieving effective results.
Position Qualifications
High school diploma or GED equivalent required, BS degree preferred
2+ years of plant / operations experience required, 3-5 years preferred
Proven record of driving improvement & solving problems.
Demonstrated experience in leading change & situational leadership
Outstanding conceptual/process skills
Clear ability to relate to and motivate people
Excellent presentation, coaching & communication skills
Good project management skills
Experience in use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Ability to learn and use web development tools
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Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.
Conagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.