Gulf Stream Search is an executive search firm that specializes in the placement of top talent in process manufacturing companies, including food, beverage, ingredient, flavor and nutraceutical companies throughout North America.
We’re currently working with a Cloud-based(SaaS) solutions provider to help them identify a Functional Solutions Engineer for their team.
As one of the primary points of contact for each customer’s manufacturing sites, you’ll work to do the following:
* Define the project scope for the implementation of each customer’s site solution - help the customer build fully integrated plant maintenance, reliability and plant performance solutions
* Identify production and plant performance metrics the customer can work towards
* Develop the solution and IT roadmap and build in continuous improvement objectives
Must be able to communicate effectively with a broad audience, both internally within your own company as well as with all stakeholders, users and vendor partners at customer sites.
Must understand, articulate and present IT, business and process roadmaps as it relates to enterprise application implementations in process manufacturing sites
3-10 years experience working in a process manufacturing environment, the majority of which in a food, beverage, ingredient, nutraceutical or flavor manufacturing or processing setting.
Deep understanding and track record of leading plant performance, operational excellence, continuous improvement and IT transformation projects in a process manufacturing setting.
Experience acting as lead or domain expert in ERP or application integrations at a plant or site, especially in the areas of Manufacturing Execution Systems(MES), Quality Management(QMS), Maintenance & Equipment Reliability, Overall Equipment Effectiveness(OEE), Plant Performance(PP), Plant Maintenance(PM)
Bachelor Degree or equivalent work experience in Production / Operations leadership in a food, beverage, nutraceutical, ingredient or flavor manufacturing environment