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Performance Acceleration Engineer

Performance Acceleration Engineer

Vevey, CH

Vevey, CH

Position Snapshot

 

Location: Vevey, Switzerland
Company: Société des Produits Nestlé S.A.
Act. Rate: Full-Time Act. Rate 100%
Type of contact: Permanent contract
Travel rate: around 90%
High potential career boost program
Clearly defined career path towards senior leadership positions

Position Summary

 

As a Global Continuous Improvement Engineer in our Performance Acceleration Team, you will perform projects in our factories across the globe. You will be actively working with Factory members, experts from R&D and Corporate teams on challenging projects and timelines to deliver business goals. You look forward to collaborating with others, delivering fast-track implementation and building competencies in our worldwide factories to provide breakthrough results.  Your contract will be a local Swiss contract but you will work around the world.

 

This job is one of a kind, very rewarding and high pace, with 90% travels around the world with the aim to develop into a project leader role. Our vision is to deliver results by leading change in factories and peoples’ mindset and develop a pool of future leaders for Operations for Nestlé worldwide.

 

We offer a dynamic, inclusive, and international working environment with many opportunities across different companies, functions, and regions. Don’t miss the opportunity to join us and work with different teams in an agile and diverse context. 

A day in the life of a Global Continuous Improvement Engineer

 

  • Manage worldwide stakeholders in full projects and interact with people from Shop Floor to Corporate Senior Management to develop continuous improvement in factories worldwide
  • Co-lead and coach initiatives to optimize manufacturing dimensions of the total delivered cost while identifying all the opportunities within the global factory environment
  • Manage multi-disciplinary improvement projects (excl. CAPEX) leveraging Nestle size to benchmark and share
  • Collaborate globally with R&D Centers enabling fast track project deployment and acceleration of innovations in factories
  • Educate leaders on corporate manufacturing guidelines in order to support competency building across markets
  • Develop competencies in the Performance Acceleration Team, Shop-floor and front line leaders (supervisors) to develop organizational capability

What will make you successful

 

  • Master Degree in Engineering (e.g. process, food, mechanical, industrial engineering)
  • 2 to 3 years of experience in a factory environment, in line functions or specialist roles within production, quality, engineering or similar background in consultancy, preferably with line management experience
  • Ability to successfully lead projects, preferably cross-functional or above the market level projects and exposure to coaching multi-functional and/or multi-cultural teams
  • Fluent in English, plus at least 1 or 2 major languages
  • Strong motivation to travel worldwide and pursue an international career in manufacturing
  • Positive “can-do” attitude, high energy level, excellent communicator and strong teamplayer

 

At Nestlé, we want to help shape a better and healthier world, inspire people to live healthier lives and deliver impact at a scale and pace that makes a difference. We do this by fostering a diverse, friendly, supportive, and collaborative environment, that creates positive disruption, embraces innovation, and empowers people and teams to win.
We aim to hire friendly, respectful, inspiring people who care about the people’s lives that we touch every single day.
Be a force for good. Join Nestlé and visit us on www.nestle.com.

Position Snapshot

 

Location: Vevey, Switzerland
Company: Société des Produits Nestlé S.A.
Act. Rate: Full-Time Act. Rate 100%
Type of contact: Permanent contract
Travel rate: around 90%
High potential career boost program
Clearly defined career path towards senior leadership positions

Position Summary

 

As a Global Continuous Improvement Engineer in our Performance Acceleration Team, you will perform projects in our factories across the globe. You will be actively working with Factory members, experts from R&D and Corporate teams on challenging projects and timelines to deliver business goals. You look forward to collaborating with others, delivering fast-track implementation and building competencies in our worldwide factories to provide breakthrough results.  Your contract will be a local Swiss contract but you will work around the world.

 

This job is one of a kind, very rewarding and high pace, with 90% travels around the world with the aim to develop into a project leader role. Our vision is to deliver results by leading change in factories and peoples’ mindset and develop a pool of future leaders for Operations for Nestlé worldwide.

 

We offer a dynamic, inclusive, and international working environment with many opportunities across different companies, functions, and regions. Don’t miss the opportunity to join us and work with different teams in an agile and diverse context. 

A day in the life of a Global Continuous Improvement Engineer

 

  • Manage worldwide stakeholders in full projects and interact with people from Shop Floor to Corporate Senior Management to develop continuous improvement in factories worldwide
  • Co-lead and coach initiatives to optimize manufacturing dimensions of the total delivered cost while identifying all the opportunities within the global factory environment
  • Manage multi-disciplinary improvement projects (excl. CAPEX) leveraging Nestle size to benchmark and share
  • Collaborate globally with R&D Centers enabling fast track project deployment and acceleration of innovations in factories
  • Educate leaders on corporate manufacturing guidelines in order to support competency building across markets
  • Develop competencies in the Performance Acceleration Team, Shop-floor and front line leaders (supervisors) to develop organizational capability

What will make you successful

 

  • Master Degree in Engineering (e.g. process, food, mechanical, industrial engineering)
  • 2 to 3 years of experience in a factory environment, in line functions or specialist roles within production, quality, engineering or similar background in consultancy, preferably with line management experience
  • Ability to successfully lead projects, preferably cross-functional or above the market level projects and exposure to coaching multi-functional and/or multi-cultural teams
  • Fluent in English, plus at least 1 or 2 major languages
  • Strong motivation to travel worldwide and pursue an international career in manufacturing
  • Positive “can-do” attitude, high energy level, excellent communicator and strong teamplayer

 

At Nestlé, we want to help shape a better and healthier world, inspire people to live healthier lives and deliver impact at a scale and pace that makes a difference. We do this by fostering a diverse, friendly, supportive, and collaborative environment, that creates positive disruption, embraces innovation, and empowers people and teams to win.
We aim to hire friendly, respectful, inspiring people who care about the people’s lives that we touch every single day.
Be a force for good. Join Nestlé and visit us on www.nestle.com.

Apply now »