Continuous Improvement Coordinator

Country
USA
City
Fayetteville
Section
Operations
Level
Professionals
Contract type
Permanent

Your challenge

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 improvement in (OEE)overall equipment efficiency.

 

  • Facilitates manufacturing, logistics, and business process kaizen events.
  • Develop, update, and own the continuous improvement processes, metrics, and any associated tools.
  • Calibrates with the CI Manager and leadership in tactical planning for continuous improvement projects.
  • 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) overall equipment efficiency 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.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Your profile

Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in either Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering or related field

Experience:  

  • 1 – 3 years of technical manufacturing process engineering experience

Required Skills:

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software with strong emphasis on Excel
  • Lean training

Preferred: 

  • CAD software knowledge
  • eVSM software knowledge
  • Six Sigma Training/Certification
  • Project Management
  • SAP ERP System

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.