Technologist – Solon, OH
Job ID 17000773Date posted 02/10/2017
Foods people love. The life beyond what you imagined.
And the city that rocks.
you partner Nestlé USA and Northeast Ohio, the result is a rich experience
that offers you a fulfilling personal and professional life.
Did you know that the Cleveland
metropolitan area is consistently ranked as one of the most affordable and
livable regions in the US? From its diverse communities to its endless
arts, entertainment and sports experiences, Cleveland continues to rock.
At our Nestlé USA Cleveland campus,
located in the Solon suburb of Cleveland, you will discover the ways that
Nestlé USA values and supports our employees and community. Offering
you a strong culture with competitive benefits, you will have limitless opportunities
to learn, and advance your career. Giving back continues to be a part
of the Nestlé tradition. As the world’s leading nutrition, health and
Wellness Company, our focus is not only about nourishing our customers, it’s
about enriching you.
Technical lead on project teams to deliver
innovation and renovation portfolio and optimization/improvement
projects. Represent Technical Application Group as subject matter
expert for product/packaging/process to transfer knowledge to the
factories. Collaborate internally and externally to build relationships
in order to continuously improve technical skills and personal development.
of Innovation & Renovation strategy for the supported product
categories in the Market. Implement/execute
product/packaging/process development activities (e.g. mockup, bench
top, pilot plant, distribution testing, and internal/external factory
testing) to achieve project goals and deadlines to delight the consumer
of new product, packaging, and processes within the factories and
external manufacturers. Collaborate
internally and externally (marketing, T&P, raw & pack material
suppliers, etc.) in a team environment to develop, industrialize, and
launch new products, quality improvements, compliance, and productivity
improve/optimize current product, packaging, and processes within
factories factories and external manufacturers
according to local business needs and supply situation and/or implementation
of initiatives. Develop, approve, maintain, and sustain the
product, packaging, and process standards and specifications.
adherence to all product/packaging/process standards. Comply
with Nestlé requirements (includes Nutritional Requirement,
Sustainability, Packaging Safety), external standards, and local
regulatory framework.Develop and/or assist in
the development of market level product/packaging/process standards
within the Nestlé systems.
improvement of technical skills and
personal development, while expanding internal and external networks.
expertise for product/packaging/process mastershipwithin
TAG. Develop the competencies required for
product/packaging/process mastership to enable manufacturing
excellence. Provide guidance and input to Operations for Standard
first line support to factories. Ensure
knowledge transfer related to product/packaging/process mastership to
eliminate the root cause of assistance requests.
REQUIREMENTS AND MINIMUM EDUCATION LEVEL:
- A BS or MS
degree in Food Science, Food Engineering, Chemical Engineering,
Packaging Science, Packaging Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or
requires approximately 20-50% travel.
minimum 3 years of product/packaging/process development experience
in CPG or related field of work in factory environment
- Ability to
work in a fast paced and high performing environment
organizational skills & ability to manage multiple projects and
communication skills: interpersonal, presentation, oral and written
motivated, critical thinker, goal oriented and easily adapts to change
- Computer Skills:
Microsoft Office applications: Excel, Power Point, Word, and Project
SAP and CAPE Palletization Program
The Nestle companies are equal opportunity and affirmative action
employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: