Global Continuous Improvement Engineer
Vevey, Switzerland
vor 6 Tg.

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Position Snapshot

  • Société des Produits Nestlé S.A, Vevey
  • Permanent Contract, 100 %
  • High potential career boost program
  • Worldwide travels 90%
  • Clearly defined career path towards senior leadership positions
  • Position Summary

    During my 4 years in the Performance Acceleration Team, I have lived in 8 countries on 5 continents, managing up to 20 people per project and have learned Spanish along the way.

    Additionally, I took advantage of my weekends to visit over 20 countries.

    As a Global Continuous Improvement Engineer in our Performance Acceleration Team, you will perform projects in our factories across the globe.

    You will be actively working with Factory members, experts from R&D and Corporate teams on challenging projects and timelines to deliver business goals.

    You look forward to collaborating with others, delivering fast-track implementation and building competencies in our worldwide factories to provide breakthrough results .

    Your contract will be a local Swiss contract but you will work around the world.

    This job is one of a kind, very rewarding and high pace, with 90% travels around the world with the aim to develop into a project leader role .

    Our vision is to deliver results by leading change in factories and peoples’ mindset and develop a pool of future leaders for Operations for Nestlé worldwide.

    A day in the life of a Global Continuous Improvement Engineer

  • Manage worldwide stakeholders in full projects and interact with people from Shop Floor to Corporate Senior Management to develop continuous improvement in factories worldwide
  • Co-lead and coach initiatives to optimize manufacturing dimensions of the total delivered cost while identifying all the opportunities within the global factory environment.
  • Manage multi-disciplinary improvement projects (excl. CAPEX) leveraging Nestle size to benchmark and share.
  • Collaborate globally with R&D Centers enabling fast track project deployment and acceleration of innovations in factories.
  • Educate leaders on corporate manufacturing guidelines in order to support competency building across markets.
  • Develop competencies in the Performance Acceleration Team, Shop-floor and front line leaders (supervisors) to develop organizational capability.
  • What will make you successful

  • Master Degree in Engineering (e.g. process, food, mechanical, industrial engineering)
  • 2 to 3 years of experience in a factory environment, in line functions or specialist roles within production, quality, engineering or similar background in consultancy, preferably with line management experience
  • Ability to successfully lead projects, preferably cross-functional or above the market level projects and exposure to coaching multi-functional and / or multi-cultural teams
  • Fluent in English , plus at least 1 or 2 major languages
  • Strong motivation to travel worldwide and pursue an international career in manufacturing
  • Positive can-do attitude , high energy level, excellent communicator and strong teamplayer
  • We are Nestlé, the largest food and beverage company. We are 308,000 people strong driven by the purpose of enhancing the quality of life and contributing to a healthier future.

    Our values are rooted in respect : repect for ourselves, respect for others, respect for diversity and respect for our future.

    With more than 91.4 billion CHF in 2018, we have an expansive presence with 413 factories in more than 85 countries. We believe our people are our most important asset, so we'll offer you a dynamic inclusive international working environment with many opportunities across different businesses, functions and geopraphies, working with diverse teams and cultures.

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    Posted Date : 06 / 22 / 2020

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