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Sr. Manufacturing Electrical Engineer
Kraft Heinz, The Company
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Role / Title:
The Sr. Manufacturing Electrical Engineer will be part of a small team focused on assessing and developing a manufacturing strategy that sets an intended direction for the Manufacturing Network to assure investments work in concert to alter the manufacturing cost curve. These individuals will require a unique ideation/problem solving skillset which forces holistic thought about problems rather than problem-solving specific hurdles. These individuals also will work closely with the Manufacturing Leadership Team to prioritize the cost disadvantaged business segments in need of regaining a low-cost leadership position. It’s through the evaluation, deployment and seemingly paradoxical considerations of the Manufacturing Network that these cost disadvantaged segments will be repositioned to sustain cost advantages.
To define a manufacturing strategy as an intended direction which outlines the keys to attaining & retaining low-cost producer status and offers a competitive differentiation.
Alter the boundaries of the existing manufacturing capabilities to offer efficient/rapid new product development with focus on mechanical, electrical or process system design or Network Footprint
Team members will act as resident experts within their field of expertise and provide guidance to the broader team on the strategic fit within the Manufacturing Network.
To define/direct stepwise cost reduction programs and/or projects across the Manufacturing Network within the respective focus areas.
To identify and prioritize opportunities based on the business segment cost needs.
Guide/lead the execution teams through implementation to assure sustainable business results.
Liaison between Manufacturing and Business M&A activities
Monitor operations metrics and identify opportunities to redefine metrics that better align behaviors with desired Business results
Analysis of the Manufacturing Network leading to the creation, development, and implementation of strategic planning solidly anchored in achieving the low-cost leadership goal.
Provide in-depth data analysis that involves compiling and analyzing large data sets using statistical methods and optimization modeling tools, and presenting the results in a detailed and usable format that drives management decision-making.
Lead the creation, development, implementation of strategic initiatives.
Conducts comparisons, and utilizes benchmarking data to identify areas of opportunity.
Understands KHC’s product cost drivers and utilizes available tools to identify productivity “drill sites”.
Support the Manufacturing Leadership Team in prioritizing & resolving current technical Manufacturing issues impacting cost
Provide electrical/electronic technology guidance call knowledge and drive necessary changes regarding PLC’s, HMI’s, drives, controls, safety circuits and communications
Deep electrical systems automation systems knowledge to steer the Network strategy for transformation projects
Develop project design, scope, cost estimates and timelines for electrical automation systems that aid in transformation automation projects
Creative electrical and controls mindset anchored in conceptual automation syst…
Engineering , Manufacturing , Operations , Analyst