The Gund Company, Inc. Value Stream Manager in St. Louis, Missouri

Value Stream Manager

Department: Production

Location: St. Louis, MO


Why the Gund Company:

The Gund Company is 30% employee owned.

Privately Held and Family Owned

Our cultural motto is to "Take Care of Each Other" and foster employee engagement

What you'll do:

As a Value Stream Manager you will be responsible for the operation of a manufacturing cell from order acquisition to product shipment to the customer.

This challenging environment requires a passion for quality and adaptability to a job shop environment.

What you'll bring to the team:

  • Prior experience in customer service including quoting and data entry

  • Ability to coach and mentor team

  • Demonstrated ability ensuring a safe working environment

  • Ability to ensure compliance with Good Manufacturing Practice techniques

  • Accountability in producing quality work including goals for inventory, fill rate, quality, productivity and efficiency

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain budget for assigned area

  • Ability to implement continuous improvements to drive efficiency into the flow of work

  • Strong desire to be a part of a team

What you'll get:

  • Competitive salary, employee stock options and 401(k) with company match: We appreciate our employees and we make sure they know it.

  • Benefits: We offer each employee the option to enroll in one of three healthcare packages that is 70% paid for by The Gund Company.

  • Vacation: Work-life balance is important. We believe in giving our employees time to truly relax and recharge.

  • Personal Development Opportunities: We believe in re-investing in our employees.

  • A Voice to be Heard: We value employees feedback. By listening to employees improvement suggestions, we drive job engagement.

  • A Continuous Improvement Culture: We encourage employees to look for ways to improve their function by being problem solvers.