Plan, lead, and coordinate continuous improvement efforts and manage Production System implementation and employee involvement.
*** Prepare, execute, revise, and measure progress on the Site Continuous Improvement Plan.
*** Focus site leadership and employee teams on assessment, planning, actions, and measurement employing tools and methodologies.
*** Utilize Value Stream Mapping principles to guide plant strategies and drive operational excellence.
*** Interact with production supervisors and employees to identify optimization opportunities.
*** Employ visual management and similar for process improvements and benefits to ensure actions are driven to closure and sustained while being made visual to stakeholders.
*** Drive elimination of waste and reduce variability to yield concrete operational and product savings, productivity gains, and alignment with Annual Operating Planning objectives.
*** Ensure that predicted savings are tracked, validated, and posted to the site's operating results.
*** Facilitate interventions and employee involvement teams throughout the site and within the supply community.
*** Track site continuous improvement efforts and ensure results are sustained through rigorous standardization and compliance.
*** Create and maintain Standard Work instructions, Standard Operating Procedures, 5S Checklists, and include a comprehensive audit process.
*** Identify opportunities to implement common processes and best practices from other sites and disseminate & act upon relevant industry and corporate benchmarking data.
*** Provide technical expertise related to Lean Production Tools such as Toyota Production Systems and similar.
*** Complete Site Continuous Improvement Leader training modules, or equivalent.
Dynamic organization offers an industry competitive compensation package, tuition reimbursement, bonuses, full medical benefits, 401(k) retirement plan, car allowance, company laptop, cell phone, generous vacation time, numerous career development opportunities, and more!
Please reference #37992299 when responding.Education Requirements: Bachelor DegreeMinimum Experience Requirements: 2-5 yearsJob City Location: FrederickJob State Location: MDJob Country Location: USA