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Manufacturing Analyst



Location: Chambersburg, PA 

Exemption: Non Exempt  



Ventura Foods is a leading global manufacturer of branded and custom food products that can be found at national and regional restaurants, hospitals and universities, movie theatres and major retailers in the U.S. and in more than 60 countries. At 15 manufacturing sites across North America, Ventura Foods creates dressings and sauces, mayonnaises, margarines, and oils that help our customers create great-tasting flavors with high-quality ingredients. Those same high-quality ingredients go into our own set of branded products, such as: Marie’s® dressings, LouAna® oils, Dean’s® dips and Gold n’ Soft® spreads. Our company is headquartered in Brea, California with operations across the U.S, Canada, Mexico, the Philippines and Singapore. Regardless of your role, function or location, at Ventura Foods, you'll be part of a supportive team dedicated to helping our customers delight their customers.

Position Summary:

The Manufacturing Analyst will support the development of systems of both a  technical nature as well as manufacturing procedural improvements. The analyst will provide analysis of manufacturing data to support actions to be taken on low performance lines ,continuous improvement projects and company initiatives. The analyst will support the Chambersburg Management and Continuous Improvement team . The Analyst will work on projects related to ERP implementations and Manufacturing systems .

Major Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provide and build standardized reporting in support of Operations and Plant Manufacturing Managers. Able to interpret, deliver, and explain the data to various levels of the organization up to executives while utilizing visual technolcogies such as graphs, Ipad, Powerpoint, etc. 
  • Perform statistical analysis and develop reports associated with the support of continuous improvement projects.
  • General project and daily process support for Operations and Finance.
  • Provide support for ERP implementations during Design, Build and Implementations Phases. Provide ongoing support for Optimization of ERP systems working with ERP Business Analysts.
  • Assisting in the development of advancements in technology usage on the manufacturing floor and implementations of new integrations with manufacturing equipment.
  • Strong communication skills required across all levels of the organization which include both oral and written.



Education and Experience:
  • It is necessary for the Manufacturing Analyst to be experienced in performing the duties associated with plant Production Administrative support and have general knowledge of shop floor activities.
  • Education of at least High School diploma with a 2 year degree. Four year degree would be preferred.
Knowledge and Skills:
  • Analyst is required to have excellent analytical skills, expertise in common software packages including Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office,  and ERP systems.
  • Food Manufacturing experience and JDE Edwards experience is desirable.
  • Must have good written and verbal communication skills.


Ventura Foods is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Harrisburg

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