Full Job Description
Lakeville, MN US
8085 220 St W (Lakeville), MN 55044
Manufacturing & Production
ABOUT US (AND OUR EXCITING FUTURE)
Menasha Corporation is all about possibilities. Our two businesses, Menasha Packaging and ORBIS Corporation, are leaders in their industries, providing corrugated and plastic packaging products and related services to major global companies.
Our employees make the difference, proving that great ideas, collaboration and quality turn possibilities into success. Working at Menasha Corporation means that your insights provide cutting-edge solutions for our customers. If you like to make things happen and are passionate about what you do, you’re going to want to be here.
Join us and become part of the power behind possible.
ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY
Provide leadership, direction, and forward thinking for the entire Kitting/Pack Out department ensuring that safety is the #1 priority of the department. Facilitates effective communication that assists in the development and direction of the kitting/pack out team towards a goal of continuous improvement, using the techniques of lean manufacturing, 5’s, centerlining, waste control standards, preventative maintenance, and process improvement. The success of this position is based on accountability to the daily metrics.
Key Duties And Responsibilities
Ensure that safety methods and procedures are followed within the department to assure compliance with Menasha and Governmental policies. Includes performing both formal and informal safety and environmental audits, monitoring of lock out/tag outs of all energy sources, providing training and instruction to department employees to maintain safety standards and participation in the investigation and resolution of department related safety and/or environmental incidents and safe working environment
Oversee the activities of the kitting/pack out department and ensure that requirements are met to maintain continuous production flow and to meet customer demand
Coordinate and communicate with receiving/shipping department regarding the transfer of inventory from one location to another ensuring accuracy or the quantity of materials received, and expediting resolution of shortages
Maintain a quality/BRC focus and be directly involved in any complaints. Establish processes so customer and/or internal complaints are minimized to the lowest level. Know and understand all tests necessary to manufacture a quality product and ensure that routine testing and documentation is a part of the process
Help establish acceptable waste standards and monitors such activity to maintain the lowest percentage of waste possible. Ensures that all team members are fully and properly trained in all industry standards and operating procedures
Review and analyze reports and data and make recommendations to improve. Oversee the accuracy of department related reports, including timesheets, parts requests, work orders, etc.
Enforce department related policies and recommends new ideas and procedures to management
Manage the activities and training of all team members ensuring top performance and efficiencies. Assist in the completion and updating of “Job Task Analysis” for all department positions
Act as role model of the “excellence process”, by showing respect for peers and subordinates, looking for win/win/win solutions and building synergy in relationships with others
Adhere to production schedules and advise the plant operations manager of any problems/concerns
Manage supply inventory to assure adequate operating supplies to support business needs. Assist with the selection of vendors and maintain the highest degree of quality of the supplies. Includes the assurance that materials required for operations are available, yet not in excess and that downtime is prevented because of a shortage
See that all equipment and storage areas associated with the department are in proper operating condition. Includes the maintenance of proper housekeeping within the Department and its support areas to meet customer and internal expectations. Includes periodically inspecting all work and storage areas to insure safety and minimize damage. This would include machine as well as the building
EDUCATION / CERTIFICATIONS
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Ability to lift 55 pounds
Ability to work 8-12 hours in heat that may exceed 85 degrees
Ability to work 8-12 hours on your feet (standing/walking)
ABOUT MENASHA PACKAGING
Menasha Corporation (www.menashacorporation.com) is a leading corrugated and plastic packaging manufacturer and supply chain solutions provider specializing in retail merchandising, packaging and displays, plastic reusable containers and pallets, protective packaging interiors, and packaging supply chain and fulfillment services. Menasha Corporation’s products and services are used by major food, beverage, consumer products, personal care, pharmaceutical, beauty and cosmetics, automotive, heavy equipment, and agriculture companies. Established in 1849, Menasha Corporation is one of America’s oldest private, family-owned manufacturing companies.
Menasha Packaging is North America’s largest independent, retail-focused corrugated packaging and merchandising solutions provider. Menasha Packaging designs, prints and produces customized packaging, high-end graphic displays and merchandising material, e-commerce packaging, and provides pack-out, fulfillment and supply chain services to retailers and leading global consumer packaged goods companies.
ORBIS is a leading provider of reusable plastic packaging products and supply chain packaging management services in North America. ORBIS designs and produces plastic reusable totes, bulk containers, pallets, and custom products, including protective interiors and metal racks. ORBIS’s products and services are a critical component of manufacturing and retail supply chains for the automotive, industrial, agriculture, retail, beverage, and bakery markets.
Menasha Corporation’s culture of focusing on employees, operating responsibly, and serving customers is best outlined in the company’s Corporate Responsibility Report, produced annually and available on our website at http://www.insightdigital.biz/i/1272161-2020-social-responsibility-report/0.
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