Mars TPM Manager (Supply Excellence Manager) - Rolla in Rolla, Missouri
We are seeking a Supply Excellence Manager (TPM Manager) for our Royal Canin site in Rolla, MO.
*Domestic Relocation Benefits may be available*
The Supply Excellence Manager is a critical member of the Site Leadership Team accountable for the overall implementation and success of MSE (Mars Supply Excellence - TPM). As the factory MSE leader, they are responsible for creating transformative change at all layers of the organization by:
Partnering with the site leadership team to develop the overall implementation strategy for MSE, then driving accountability to this strategy.
Building capability of all pillar leaders enabling them to build team member capability.
Coordinating with the Regional MSE team for support.
Successful implementation of this strategy should focus on building capability while ultimately delivering financial results.
What would be your key responsibilities?
Be an active member of the Site Leadership Team guiding and supporting the overall site strategy.
Leading transformative change within the factories through MSE (TPM).
Leading and developing: Indirect development responsibilities site-wide.
Lead the continued implementation of the MSE Operating System by fostering readiness and maturity with the pillar structure (standardized work, FMOS, problem solving, strategy deployment and continuous improvement).
Lead, teach and coach associates at all levels, Lean thinking/principles, tools, systems and metrics.
Collaborate with peers to ensure a capable and coordinated TPM/MSE based continuous improvement journey.
Partner with the Technical & Reliability Leaders to ensure the ongoing seamless integration of TPM activities into the Lean Operating System.
Partner with the Regional Training Manager to ensure the ongoing execution of training standards and utilization of supporting tools.
Drive Lean training and implementation of a Lean toolkit: value stream mapping, pull systems, Kanban, SMED, problem solving, Kaizen, heijunka, etc.
Facilitate and train others to facilitate Kaizen events to achieve improvement, transfer knowledge, and engage team members and leaders in activities supporting the Lean transformation.
What are we looking for?
Bachelor’s degree or comparable, relevant work experience.
Minimum five (5) years manufacturing experience (CPG preferable).
Experience with AM Step 3 and TPM Pillar Implementation.
What can you expect from Mars?
The opportunity to learn, develop and take charge of your own career.
An industry competitive compensation and benefits package.
The opportunity to work cross functionally, add value and impact a better world for generations to come.