In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for leading, developing and assisting with tools to improve all areas of manufacturing; lead the way in cost reductions, improvements to safety and quality and through put.
This position is responsible for organizing the continuous improvement efforts at AM General including management of the overall Lean Six-Sigma program. This includes coaching of existing lean six-sigma trained resources to achieve certification, scheduling of events, coordinating resources for the efforts, ensuring proper scope of events to improve the rates of success. The role will track organizational participation, event completion, and benefits achieved against agreed upon annual goals.
This Lean Manager will ensure a consistent, rapid and successful deployment of Lean at all assigned accounts, train employees on lean transformational processes, develop continuous improvement plans addressing critical site needs, and identify opportunities for improvement with value stream maps.
The Lean Manufacturing Manager will coordinate and lead the continuous improvement initiatives. They are responsible for waste identification and elimination across the plant and have the ability to work cross functionally with other departments. They will drive continuous Improvement and deliver manufacturing improvements.
The selected candidate will be responsible for creating an effective team environment, building strong relationships, negotiation, solving problems and issues, resolving conflicts, managing resources in a matrix environment and communicating effectively at all levels of an organization required.