Continuous Improvement Coordinator

    Contract type

    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


    • High School Diploma


    • 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.