Opelika, Alabama PHV Mgr, Engineering

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  • Requisition Number R2683
  • Full Time Full time
  • Shift Regular
  • Area of Interest Technical Project/Program Management
  • Location Opelika, Alabama


Working at Pharmavite is an experience like no other. With a focus on complete nutrition for all, each endeavor is urgent and every day counts. You'll have the opportunity to work on the #1 selling national vitamin and supplement brand, Nature Made, as well as an exciting portfolio of other products that are shaping the future of the healthy living industry. Consumer-driven innovation, high quality products and a promising portfolio, all driven by a team with a shared sense of purpose -- that's Pharmavite. Join us to bring the gift of health to life.

Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Opelika, AL

The Manufacturing Engineering Manager is responsible for site engineering activities at our coast production sites including capital planning and capital projects development and execution.  This role leads engineering and capital project related activities at both our Manufacturing facility in Opelika, AL.  The Manufacturing Engineering reports to the Director of Engineering and resides on the site leadership teams.

Key Responsibilities

Critical contributions this role is counted on to deliver include:

  • Lead the development and execution of site capital projects at multiple West Coast production facilities

  • Translate business needs into project capital plans and projects.

  • Responsible for the sites capital planning and forecasting activities including the development and execution of the site capital ‘master plans’.

  • Guides and coaches the site-based engineering team to scope and deliver the sites capital plan, leveraging corporate engineering resources as required.

  • Participates and sometimes leads business process development, continuous improvement, and problem resolution.

Ideal Candidate Profile

The ideal candidate has Engineering Project Management & operational engineering experience, guiding others to deliver capital projects in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.  You are able to take business problems and translate them into capital project solutions.  At the same time, you enjoy coaching and motivating others to success,  and are comfortable developing business cases and soliciting senior management project endorsement.

Critical Success Factors

You’ll be most successful in this role if you have:

  • A proven engineering project management capability and has the ability to coach engineers to deliver successful capital projects

  • The ability to translate ideas into capital projects to drive value to the business.

  • A good understanding of automation and relevant industry technology and how it can be used to enhance our production operations

  • A proven ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with a variety of audiences

  • A good understanding of operational engineering, Good Engineering Practices, and safety systems and experience with application of these systems

Capabilities & Skills Required

In order to take on these challenges, you’ll need to have:

  • a four-year college or university degree, preferably in an engineering discipline

  • minimum of five years manufacturing engineering and project engineering. experience in a supervisory or managerial role in pharmaceutical, nutritional, food or related industry.

  • A professional Project management accreditation is preferred


Here, career paths aren't predefined, and bureaucratic limitations don't exist -- you have the opportunity to grow, learn from industry pioneers, and develop the way you want to. Pharmavite is investing more in the development of our team -- to help us deliver on our purpose and help you achieve your career aspirations. Our environment is geared to fuel curiosity, encourage experimentation, and generate learning as this is the way we develop ourselves and our organization.

Pharmavite is committed to meeting the needs of our employees and their families with a Total Rewards package that's as comprehensive as the vitamins and supplements we deliver to consumers. With competitive compensation programs and standout benefits, we provide employees with optimal health and well-being -- as well as peace of mind. These rewards -- plus our new recognition program -- ensure employees feel supported both at work and home.

Visit Pharmavite.net/careers to learn more about our mission and discover an opportunity that's right for you. Health and wellness begins with us.

Pharmavite is an equal employment and affirmative action employer F/M/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status, or any protected status. We do not discriminate in employment based on race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other basis covered by applicable law. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need.


The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications of employees assigned to this job.

Where permitted by applicable law, as of December 1, 2021 all candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by date of hire to be considered for all US-based jobs if not already employed by Pharmavite. Proof of vaccination will be required at hire. Pharmavite provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals who are employees or applicants for employment, in accordance with applicable law. For Alabama: vaxexemption.alabama.gov/Data/OrginalForm.pdf


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