Facility Operations Lead
Company: Ingredion Incorporated
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: February 23, 2021
The primary responsibility for the Facility Operations Lead is
being the key on-site contact for any site emergencies. They will
also provide leadership for off-shift, weekend, and holiday plant
operations. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to
supporting growth initiatives and collaborating and communicating
across functions.As a Facility Operations Lead, your
responsibilities will include:
- Key internal and external contact in the event of any
environmental, health, and safety related emergency situations
- Provide first responder services to the extent of his/her
training and qualification as determined by the EHS group, and
notify the appropriate parties inside and/or outside the Company
should the situation require.
- Responsible for management and resource allocation regarding
emergency maintenance activities for the facility.
- Lead efficient and effective facility operation. This involves
maintaining oversight of ongoing operations; recognizing undesired
operating conditions or potentially undesirable operating trends;
and following up with the appropriate personnel to facilitate
timely and proper resolution.
- Identify and communicate potential and ongoing process
improvement projects in all areas of the manufacturing
- Support the management team in following through on information
sharing, training, capital project implementation, and other
initiatives designed to improve plant operating effectiveness and
- Support key growth initiatives and objectives.
- Work with the Operations, EHS, and Engineering teams to
understand and add value to the business goals and direction.
- Work closely with the site work force to locate opportunities
for improved safety, operational efficiencies, and cost
- Maintain a productive and effective relationship with all
members of the team as well as company affiliates, to ensure clear
rapid flow of information. Act as the ambassador for the company in
team settings and encouraging product collaboration.
- Be a member of and/or lead committees and teams.The Facility
Operations Lead position is well-suited for you if you possess:
- The ability to handle a large variety of tasks and information
in a fast-paced environment where timely decision making from often
limited data and research time is critical.
- Consistently focuses on achieving strong results, despite
balancing multiple, complex demands.
- The ability to regularly identify areas that can be improved
and constructively proposes new solutions that increase value and
improve business performance.
- Strong analytical skills.
- The ability to operate as a strong team player and are
comfortable in a matrix organization.Qualified candidates will
- Bachelor's degree or the knowledge and skills normally acquired
by completing such a degree.
- At least 3 years of manufacturing experience, including
experience in leading a team of direct reports.
- Knowledge/experience in using Microsoft Outlook, Excel,
PowerPoint and/or other software tools.
- Excellent verbal and written communications skills, including
the ability to present shift reports, lead meetings, and
review/write SOP's. We are an equal opportunity employer and value
diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of
race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation,
age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Relocation Available:No Posted 30+ Days Ago Full time Req-14046
About Us Company Background: Ingredion is a Fortune 500 global
provider of ingredient solutions that help nourish, comfort,
sustain, and delight people around the world. We make sweeteners,
starches, nutrition ingredients, and biomaterials from plant
sources such as corn, tapioca, rice, sago, and potato. Our
innovative ingredients are used by customers from almost 60
industry sectors across more than 40 countries; they show up in
everyday products, from foods and beverages to paper and
pharmaceuticals. And we do it all in a planet-friendly, sustainable
manner. We bring the potential of people, nature, and technology
together to make life better.
That's our inspiring purpose at Ingredion. We are all IN to make
life better - for our customers, our communities, and the world.
Every day, Ingredion employees bring their skill, creativity, and
passion together to deliver ingredient solutions that enhance
people's lives. We are innovators who combine the power of
technology with the best of nature to delight customers and
consumers. We hold ourselves to the highest standards in ethics,
safety, quality, and sustainability. Unlocking the potential of
people, nature, and technology to make life better is what drives
us in every aspect of our business.
If you are interested in making life better, we want to learn more
about you! A bit about what you can expect from the employee
experience at Ingredion: The chance to make a difference No matter
where you work in the company, you'll have an opportunity to make
life better--- for our colleagues, customers, communities, and the
world. Passionate people, motivated to excel Our highly talented
people have a passion for learning and achievement and are driven
by our inspiring purpose to make life better and our core values:
Care First, Be Preferred, Everyone Belongs, Innovate Boldly, and
Owner's Mindset. A warm, welcoming environment At Ingredion,
everyone belongs! We embrace diversity and foster an inclusive work
environment where individuals feel supported and enabled to
contribute their very best every day. A place where you can grow
personally and professionally We believe everyone has great
potential, and we strive to nurture that potential into great
personal and professional achievements. An environment that enables
innovation and collaboration We are creating the conditions that
inspire and enable innovation - in our products and services, as
well as in how we do our work day-to-day.
We're looking for passionate candidates who have the right
capabilities and who are all IN to help us bring our purpose and
values to life.
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