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Director of Operations, Food Colors U.S.

Company: Sensient Technologies
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Job Description:

Sensient Color Group is a leading developer, producer and supplier of natural and synthetic color systems for customers around the globe. The Company's high-performance products play a central role in the manufacture of foods and beverages, cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and coatings, inks for commercial and consumer printers, and colors for agricultural uses, household cleaners and paper products. The Color Group is located in St. Louis, Missouri.

About Sensient Technologies Corporation

Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the world's best-known brands. Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Director of Operations, Food Colors U.S. - (005166)

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Manage all production, engineering and maintenance operations at the St. Louis production facility with overall responsibility for performance in safety, quality, production output, GMP/HACCP, and cost control.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Manage operations to meet established cost standards while ensuring production plans are in place and executed to satisfy market demand and maintain economic safety stocks.

* Develop long range capital plan to support manufacturing and capacity requirements.

* Develop annual operating expense budget.

* Ensure safe operating procedures and methods are practiced at all times and promote safety awareness to minimize the number of plant injuries. Minimize product integrity risks through effective practice of HACCP and GMP programs.

* Direct maintenance function to ensure operational reliability and maximize equipment On-Stream-Time through cost effective equipment and facilities maintenance.

* Ensure maintenance of the company's union free status through effective communications and fair and consistent enforcement of all company rules and policies and fostering an environment of total employee involvement.

* Achieve maximum quality and yield at the lowest manufacturing costs through establishment and achievement of challenging plant efficiency goals.

* Continuously monitor the state and condition of plant equipment and process technology vs. available new technology to identify improvement opportunities and to ensure both long term reliability and that the organization remains current with best practices and most efficient cost effective methods.

* Provide direction for the Project Engineering Department in development of all new capital projects. Identify capital requirements for annual budgeting process. Designate expenditures of miscellaneous capital budget.

* Direct the efforts of the Process Improvement group focusing on optimization and standardization of both existing and new manufacturing processes to achieve maximum quality and yield at the lowest manufacturing costs.

* Assist subordinates with personal development plans to enhance their effectiveness and satisfaction in their current assignments and to develop an appropriate management succession pool.

* Ensure the highest level of commitment to Safe Quality Food (SQF) in order to provide assurance that all products have been produced, prepared and handled according to the highest possible standards.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

* B.S. Degree in Chemical Engineering preferred, MBA is a plus but not essential.

* Minimum of ten years Operations Management experience.

* Experience in specially or fine chemical manufacturing critical.

* Experience in Lean, Six Sigma or other process improvement programs required.

* Position requires the ability to think conceptually coupled with a very practical approach to achieving planned objectives.

* Strong leadership skills is a must.

* Good organizational and planning skills required.

About Sensient Colors Group

Sensient Color Group is a leading developer, producer and supplier of natural and synthetic color systems for customers around the globe. The Company's high-performance products play a central role in the manufacture of foods and beverages, cosmetic and pharmaceutical colors and coatings, inks for commercial and consumer printers, and colors for agricultural uses, household cleaners and paper products. The Color Group is located in St. Louis, Missouri.

About Sensient Technologies Corporation

Sensient Technologies Corporation is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of colors, flavors, and fragrances. Sensient employs advanced technologies at facilities around the world to develop specialty food and beverage systems, cosmetic and pharmaceutical systems, inkjet and specialty inks and colors, and other specialty and fine chemicals. The Company's customers include major international manufacturers representing most of the world's best-known brands. Sensient is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

As a dynamic and diversified global leader, we offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package. For more information, visit our website at http://www.sensient.com.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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Primary Location

: North America-US-MO-St. Louis

Work Locations

:

St Louis Office

2515 N. Jefferson

St. Louis 63106-1903

Job

: Manufacturing

Organization

: Food Colors US

Schedule

: Full-time

Shift

: Day/Shift 1

Employee Status

: Regular

Job Type

: Standard

Job Posting

: Sep 10, 2020, 8:41:38 AM * B.S. Degree in Chemical Engineering preferred, MBA is a plus but not essential.

* Minimum of ten years Operations Management experience.

* Experience in specially or fine chemical manufacturing critical.

* Experience in Lean, Six Sigma or other process improvement programs required.

* Position requires the ability to think conceptually coupled with a very practical approach to achieving planned objectives.

* Strong leadership skills is a must.

* Good organizational and planning skills required. As a dynamic and diversified global leader, we offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits package. For more information, visit our website at http://www.sensient.com.

Keywords: Sensient Technologies, St. Louis , Director of Operations, Food Colors U.S., Other , Saint Louis, Missouri

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