Assistant - Production
Full-Time Assistant - Production at Nestle Purina PetCare
Available Openings: 1
Apply By: October 1, 2021
Industry: Manufacturing
Pay Type: Salary
Compensation: TBD
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree


As an Assistant Production, you will be responsible for assisting in the coordination and management of the Production Department. This includes implementation of continuous improvement efforts, development of hourly and salaried team members, as well as managing departmental key performance indicators. Most important to remember is that regardless of which factory you join, we’re all family. Your needs are our responsibility — job security, benefits, safety, and career growth. But we leave it up to you to shape our future. Feel empowered to innovate. Share ideas. Do what’s never been done before. Dare to Stand Taller. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the management of the Production Department, manage department initiatives to deliver on Key Performance Indicators. Support the facility in implementation and management of NCE (World-Class Manufacturing) to support Business needs and the Operational Master Plan. Coach and develop hourly and salaried members of the production team; create and implement development plans. Assist in hiring and onboarding new members to the hourly production team. Analyze facility loss data and provide plans for process improvements.


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Bachelor’s Degree Experience: 1+ years of management leadership experience in a manufacturing, production, military, or related environment Candidates must be willing to relocate to one or more of our 21 production facilities across the United States. It is our business imperative to remain a very inclusive workplace. To our veterans and separated service members, you're at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé Purina. The skills you've gained while serving our country, such as flexibility, agility, and leadership, are much like the skills that will make you successful in this role. We hope you'll consider sharing in our mission--you'll join a cohort of others who have chosen to call Nestlé Purina home. The Nestlé Companies are equal employment and affirmative action employers and look for diversity in qualified candidates for employment. Prior to the next step in the recruiting process, we welcome you to inform us confidentially if you may require any special accommodations in order to participate fully in our recruitment experience. Contact us at to notify of us of any needs related to completing the job application.

Nestle Purina PetCare

Contact: Mary Mayfield
FORT DODGE, Webster, IA 50501
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