Global Manufacturing Expert

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Grand Rapids, MI, United States
Feb 17, 2017
May 25, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Nestle Nutrition/Gerber Products is a company founded on the principles of nutrition, health and wellness. At Nestle Nutrition/Gerber Products we understand the importance of giving our consumers food and beverages that taste great and help them enrich their lives. That's what "Nestle. Good Food, Good Life" is all about.

At Infant Nutrition, supporting the healthy growth, development and eating habits of children from infant to preschooler remains at the heart of everything we do.

is to help nurture a healthier generation, one baby at a time.

The opportunity has arisen for a Global Manufacturing Expert
to join our Nestle Nutrition R&D Centers, Inc. facility located in Fremont, Michigan. This position reports directly to the Manufacturing Group Manager.

Main purpose of job:


Assist the manufacturing group Manager proposing & leading global manufacturing programs in order to deliver the manufacturing compass on both sides: introducing new and operating existing. Introducing New= Support business leading the Glass/retort platform. Operating existing = Define manufacturing standards relative to the glass/retort platform and strongly support CTAG for their deployment (Training/ people competence building).

Support business by delivering manufacturing standards and Technical assistance (operating existing) and providing early involvement of ensuring supply functions in I&R project (introducing new).

Responsibilities include:

Support the development of global I/R project (Ensuring supply related directions) to NDC Project Leaders / Project managers (Prod. Dev. or Tech Dev.)

Lead the Baby Food glass technology platform (Retort, glass management), define Standards and lead deployment through regional structure (CTAG).

Provide technical assistance to factories as needed.

Support all TCU technology platforms providing operation insights in Operation and Design Standard development. Deliver training to the trainer for operation related standards.

Nestle is an 'Equal Opportunity Employer' and is looking for diversity in candidates for employment.

University graduate or post-graduate qualification

At least 15 years in operational (Production, QA, Eng, AG …).

Experience of retort technology with Glass Jar Filling & Packing.

At least 5 years in Baby-Food during the last 10 years.

Specialized functional knowledge :

Solid understanding of industrialization (Start Up experience is a clear plus).

In-depth product and process knowledge on QA systems, filling & packing, costing , safety and environment.

Know global product portfolio, composition, positioning and scientific rationale concerning nutrition.

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