Regional TPM Manager
St. Paul, MN 
Posted 1 day ago
Job Description

The Regional TPM Manager will lead the execution of the TPM Program across the North American Plants. In this role you will lead and coach plants in the development and delivery of the Plant Vision and Plant Compelling Business Need. The ability to engage and develop Front Line Leaders and Operators are also important priorities for this role. A second area of focus in the pragmatic application of the Autonomous Maintenance Pillar and its key systems (inspection, tagging and centerlines). All this combined with principles of High Performance Organization will transform our Supply Chain results and our ability to support Ecolab's growth goals.

The Regional TPM Manager is responsible for the implementation of the TPM Strategy within the regional NA manufacturing footprint, with the assistance of external consultants as needed. Responsibilities will include the extensive implementation of Loss Analysis, guiding the implementation of Autonomous and Preventive Maintenance, and leading cultural development through a series of Leadership and High Performance Organization tools. The successful candidate will be a Member of the Global TPM Community of Practice (CoP). The Regional TPM Manager will also roll out & support the tools of Plant Health Checks and TPM Self Assessments in the region, deliver TPM Academy training agenda and support manufacturing skills modules, and support all Plant Managers in the development of High Performance Work Teams (HPWT).

What's in it For You:
* Opportunity for a long term career path that allows for exposure into all areas of the Ecolab's supply chain

* Access to best in class resources, tools, and technology

* Thrive in a company that values sustainability, drives a safety-focused culture and has been recognized as one of the most ethical companies in the world

* Comprehensive benefits package starting day 1 of employment- medical, dental, vision, matching 401k, company paid pension, stock purchase plan, tuition reimbursement and more!

What you will do:
* Direct responsibility for the TPM process deployment and progress according with the Global & Regional Masterplans
* Development of a Loss Analysis culture

* Direct responsibility for the plant relationship with external consultants and the implementation of the agreed plan

* Responsible to ensure that all plants operate with the same TPM governance Model

* Implement TPM methodology aligned with Global framework and others Capabilities Areas

* Deliver/support TPM training in the region

* Responsible for the High Performance Work Team program

Minimum Qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree

* 6 years of experience in a manufacturing/supply chain environment

* 3 years' experience in coaching and leading cross-functional teams (including team building, understanding motivation, negotiation techniques and providing work direction to others)

* 3 years' experience working with and understanding TPM principles and methods (5S, Autonomous Maintenance, Planned Maintenance, visual management, Kaizen)

* Immigration Sponsorship is not offered for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:
* Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Logistics, Science or Business

* 8 years of experience in a manufacturing, supply chain environment

* 3 years' experience in cross-functional project or program management

* 3 years' experience leading process improvement projects for special chemical processes

* 3 years' experience applying TPM in a JIPM TPM award winning plant.

* 3 years' experience working with the implementation and oversight of Operational Excellence initiatives in a manufacturing environment

* Proven experience driving large scale culture shifts

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At Ecolab, we believe the best teams are diverse and inclusive, and we are on a journey to create a workplace where every associate can grow and achieve their best. We are committed to fair and equal treatment of associates and applicants. We recruit, hire, promote, transfer and provide opportunities for advancement on the basis of individual qualifications and job performance. In all matters affecting employment, compensation, benefits, working conditions, and opportunities for advancement, we will not discriminate against any associate or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expressions, genetic information, marital status, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran.

In addition, we are committed to furthering the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) through Affirmative Action (AA). Our goal is to fully utilize minority, female, disabled and covered veteran individuals at all levels of the workforce. Ecolab is a place where you can grow your career, own your future and impact what matters.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance and the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
6+ years
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