Continuous Improvement Engineer / Manager

Location: Waterloo, NY
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $80,000.00 - $100,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 3/20/2018
Job ID: 02552039
Job Description

Continuous Improvement Engineer / Manager
As a Continuous Improvement Engineer / Manager your primary responsibility will be to manage the lean enterprise continuous improvement process through application of lean principles and tool set deployment to improve quality, reduce lead time, improve on-time delivery, and reduce overall costs. 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Interface with site and team leaders to lead the continuous improvement efforts from standard work deployment, scheduling and manufacturing process improvements
  • Manage Lean Six Sigma process, including training and coaching of Lean Leader and Black Belt resources
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Predictive and Preventative Maintenance
  • Coordinate Kaizen Events
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • 5+ years of hands-on lean implementation experience with a proven track record for developing, training, and coaching company leadership and employee teams in a continuous improvement environment
  • Strong Leadership and Motivational skills
  • Prior Lean Six Sigma experience
  • Experience within an industrial manufacturing environment