Job #: 46838
Title: Lean Continuous Improvement Manager
Job Location: Newark, Delaware - United States
Remote Job: No
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Other Compensation: 15% bonus
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes
WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?
Position is open due to retirement + expansion of the CI initiatives (newly created)
Must have strong soft skills, leadership, drive. Low turnover at the facility, thus will be focusing on the mindset of lean, CI, improvements across the teams, not just tools & Kaizens.
Non Union JOB DESCRIPTION
Lean Continuous Improvement Manager
Competitive Pay, 15% Bonus, Excellent benefits
Immediate job opening for a Lean Continuous Improvement Manager with one of the leading medical diagnostic manufacturers in the world (60,000 employees, 5 million patients worldwide, and over 18,000 patents)!
Dedicated organization to improving process, Lean, CI, and new methods/improvements. Your ideas will always be supported & welcomed in this business!
Complex products & manufacturing process, stable work, hot industry
Competitive base pay, 15% bonus, 6% 401k match, 4 weeks paid time off + holidays, excellent benefits from Day 1
Dynamic culture, best in class mentality, never a boring work day!
Reporting to Plant Leadership, lead a Lean Continuous Improvement program focusing on cost, OEE, quality, and customer service
Lead productivity improvements for various departments (filling, packaging, specialty reagents, formulations, tableting) and product lines
Lead improvement workshops, kaizen events, chalk circles, VSM and other improvement events.
Build skills and capabilities of others in Lean methods, Productivity and OEE
Bachelors degree required (Industrial, Manufacturing, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or similar
Min 5 years experience in Manufacturing Operations with min 2 years Continuous, Lean, or Process-Improvement focused experience. Knowledge of automated systems (software, controls, equipment) desired
Experience in Lean, Six Sigma, and/or with industrial engineering methods such as Time Studies, Flow Analysis and System Optimization
Knowledge and desire to lead and coach others on OEE (improving lines, processes) through Process Control Strategies, Centerlining, Maintenance
Ability to plan and facilitate workshops and improvement events
<10% travel to vendor sites as needed
University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree
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