CONAGRA FOODS, INC Plant Industrial Engineer in COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa

Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.Job Summary:Leads team members to identify, manage, and execute the plants process improvement opportunities. Manages production staff to attain production and quality goals. Identifies problems or bottlenecks in production processes and resolves issues. Ensures production resources including materials, equipment and human resources are available as needed to maintain production schedules. Supports continuous improvement goals in safety, quality, cost and customer service. Responsible for managing and owning various functions of the business and creating an engaged and team oriented work force in order to improve business results. Designs and plans equipment and machine layouts, workflow, and safety precautions to maximize the production of the facility. Performs labor cost analyses, evaluates worker productivity and recommends improvements to processes. Helps improve workplace designs. Evaluates plant project requests through cost justification analysis.Job Duties:Monitor production to ensure that quality, productivity, and cost standards are maintained.Provide employee training to ensure that employees are performing job responsibilities effectively.Assist with the supervision of sanitation operations as necessary to promote and maintain a clean and food safe environment.Enforce plant rules, regulations and procedures.Evaluate subordinate performance, communicate with employees, and provide information for work performance improvement.Participate in the support of plant and company safety programs, promoting and maintaining a high level of awareness and adherence to defined employee safety requirements such as lock-out/tag-out, personal protective equipment, confined space entry, etc.Leads team members in a High Involvement Work System to identify, manage, and execute the plants process improvement opportunities. Supports continuous improvement goals in safety, quality, cost, & customer service.Responsible for managing and owning various functions of the business and creating an engaged and team oriented work force in order to improve business results.Plan, coordinate and lead Autonomous Maintenance activities.Participate in weekend production supervision rotation.Perform other duties as assignedKnowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:Understanding of manufacturing processes and loss with the ability to distinguish normal/abnormalExcellent attention to detail and data analysis skillsMust have strong mechanical aptitude and be self-motivatedAbility to work hands on individually as well as with others as a teamExcellent communication, interpersonal, problem solving and organizational skills.Previous experience in a food-processing or manufacturing environment is a plus.Ability to work weekends and/or shift work with a strong work ethic and employment history.Ability to read, write, communicate and comprehend written instructions in EnglishMust be available for a second shift positionQualifications:Bachelors of Science in Industrial Engineering preferred. Other degrees will be considered.Three years related experience + supervisory experience.Previous experience working in a manufacturing environment preferred.Previous experience in focused improvement or industrial engineering workConagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law.Conagra Brands, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer and consi