Our Juneau County area client is in need of a Continuous Improvement Manager to lead their commitment to plan, organize, and conduct Kaizen events while establishing Lean Systems.
Drive the continuous improvement culture to eliminate waste, improve customer satisfaction and continuous improve profitability.
Partner with all levels of the organization to drive change, create buy-in and add value through CI initiatives.
Create and maintain training processes to ensure the ongoing Lean/Six Sigma education of all company associates.
Manage formal cost-savings projects, assisting project leaders with scope development, resource constraints, measurement and recognition.
Plan and oversee Lean Kaizen events targeted at improving operations and business performance, with the inclusion of shop floor associates when possible.
Provide the organization with status updates on continuous improvement goals, progress and results.
Monitor new process improvement best practices used by other companies, making recommendations for their application if appropriate.
Hold teams accountable for results and optimization of overall business processes.
BS in Engineering discipline or related field with equivalent experience
Knowledge of the Toyota PS, ISO/TS 16949 standards, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 standards.
Experience in Lean Systems implementation
Knowledge of Kaizen methodology
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt