Continuous Improvement Coordinator

    Country
    USA
    City
    Fayetteville
    Section
    Other
    Level
    Professionals
    Contract type
    Permanent

    The Continuous Improvement Coordinator is responsible for improving manufacturing processes, equipment, manufacturing layouts, and providing manufacturing production support. Leads process improvement activities to include: in-process defect reduction, scrap reduction, set-up / changeover reduction, productivity improvement, and overall improvement in OEE.

    Your challenge

     

    • Facilitates manufacturing, logistics, and business process kaizen events
    • Develop, update, and own the continuous improvement processes, metrics, and any associated tools
    • Participates in tactical planning for the continuous improvement work to be done in concert with CI Manager and leadership.
    • Contributes to the development and promotion of standard work and production basics across the organization.
    • Uses knowledge of waste elimination tools and techniques to identify clinical and operational opportunities for improvement,
    • Responsible for proposing and managing projects including tracking costs, assessing resources, and achieving deadline requirements.
    • Perform value stream analysis for the manufacturing plant
    • Understands and supports training of the Lean Production System
    • Understands and makes corrective action derived from OEE performance
    • Facilitate Kaizen events directed at reducing setup times, scrap, and improving SQDC measures.
    • Improves manufacturing layouts and researches options for process and product flow.
    • Performs time studies and equipment utilization studies.
    • Assists manufacturing with difficult troubleshooting problems on production equipment.
    • Supports investigation and implementation of counter measures to any internal and external quality or safety concerns.

    Your profile

    Education:

    • High School Diploma

    Experience:  

    • 3-5 years in a continuous improvement role or related role ie.. production supervisor or manufacturing engineer

    Required Skills:

    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software.
    • Lean / Six Sigma Certification

    Preferred Skills: 

    • A Bachelor’s degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering
    • CAD knowledge

    Are you full of ideas? Are you keen to take on responsibility and really achieve something? Then our doors are open to you. This is a company that lives out its values, gives people the freedom to use their own initiative, offers many development opportunities and many exciting projects – all of which awaits you here.