Manufacturing Area Engineer & Supervisor

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Ethical Search Professionals
IL, United States

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Manufacturing Area Engineer & Supervisor


Burlington, IA 



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Come join an employment leader in the Burlington / Fort Madison, Iowa area!  They're a global leader in their product categories, carrying major market share of the products out there.  
In this role you will lead a team of approximately 10-12 hourly technicians in a chemical manufacturing environment.  You will be expected to provide supervision, plans, and schedules for the operation of the blending equipment and the formulation of product to meet production schedule requirements.
  • Ensure a best-in-class Safety, Environmental, and Health culture by leading by example and adhering to and improving upon existing processes and programs.
  • Improve quality of processes and identify and implement efficiency improvements.
  • Collaborate with a strong and high performing leadership team, including the Shift Supervisors, Technical Manager, Operations Manager, EHS&S Manager and Plant Director to drive change and influence.
  • Collaborate with the Technical  Manager and Maintenance team to ensure facilities systems are at maximum designed reliability, availability, and working at maximum efficiency and effectiveness
  • Serve as a subject matter expert for the formulation process and associated utility systems.


  • At least a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering
  • At least 3-5 years of manufacturing experience in a plant environment (preferably in packaging).
  • Experience in a supervisory or lead role required
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing, engineering, and management techniques.
  • Must be able to effectively multi-task and problem-solve in a fast paced environment 
  • Must be able to manage, motivate and train others to achieve required goals
EMPLOYMENT ELIGIBILITY: To be considered for employment you must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer and you will not require employment visa sponsorship now or in the future.