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Company Name:
Newell Rubbermaid
Title: Packaging Automation Engineer
Location: Tennessee-Maryville
Job Number: 1404974
Newell Rubbermaid is a global marketer of consumer and professional products that touch the lives of people where they live, learn and work. We are committed to building brands that matter in the lives of the users of our products. We are also committed to leveraging the scale of our company to bring the power of a multi-billion dollar business to bear on each of the business segments through shared expertise, operating efficiencies, and a culture of innovation. Our global sales are approximately $6 billion and we have a strong portfolio of globally recognized brands including Sharpie, Paper Mate, DYMO, EXPO, Waterman, Parker, IRWIN, LENOX, Rubbermaid, Graco, Calphalon, Goody, Levolor, Kirsch and Teutonia. We are headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Newell Rubbermaid and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply. The associate in this role will work with plant manufacturing to apply the Newell-Rubbermaid OPEX process to packaging and packaging processes used within the facility. The associate works with suppliers, plant engineers, packaging engineers, product engineers and packaging sourcing to improve N-R metrics - productivity, labor efficiency (DLE), Cost of Failure (COF) including ergonomics and safety. The associate is a liaison for improvement opportunities, particularly looking for automation opportunities in packaging. This associate identifies all potential manufacturing concerns (related to actual fit, functionality, and labor safety issues) for all packaging, and specifications, including packaging support equipment. Qualifications: Requirements o Identify, document, and implement productivity initiatives around packaging related components - BOM and expensed. o Identify and implement continuous improvement projects that address plant metrics - COF, DLE, OEE, Safety and Service. o Lead semi-annual VAVE to focus associates and suppliers on packaging cost reduction opportunities from redesign. o Work with product packaging engineers to implement "designed-for-manufacture" packaging for all new products from the conceptual phase to production. o Supports corporate packaging initiatives including new product/SKU packaging. o Integrates with suppliers to generate new concepts and bring new technology to the site. o On-going floor support and trouble-shooting for new and existing product packaging. o Work on packaging related customer / consumer complaints. o Provide packaging assistance to other departments and subsidiaries - Sourcing, Planning, and Distribution. o Expand and upgrade knowledge and education - work with internal associates, packaging suppliers, customers, and other suppliers ( e.g. capital equipment ) to bring new technology and tools to the facility. Climate o Must work effectively in a fast paced team environment with constant interruptions. Must clearly communicate business goals so associates understand how they contribute to the organization's success. Extensive short-term planning based on established and changing priorities. Involves ongoing problem solving. Some irregular hours required. Work is performed with minimal supervision. The position works within a team environment, which requires communication with all levels of management and production personnel. The Engineer will be handling multiple projects, which requires excellent project management skills. Minimum Physical Requirements o Must be able to walk, bend, kneel, stoop, climb, reach and grasp for varying periods of time during working hours. CORE COMPENTENCIES o Drive for Results o Strategic Agility o Decision Making EDUCATION / QUALIFICATIONS o Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in an Engineering discipline. o Strong leadership and communication skills, including presentation skills. o Proficient with Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. o Self-start and possess the ability to work independently and as part of a team. o Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks and assignments simultaneously. o Consumer Products Industry Experience preferred. - Free Classified Ads in US on Craigslist