In Caledonia, Michigan 49316
Workway is a professional staffing firm, working with organizations across the country to place exceptional candidates. We are looking for a CI Lead responsible for data gathering and execution of lean events such as kaizens . Your specific duties will include:
- Leads and coordinates activities of diverse scope and complexity to improve the efficiency of system and processes in manufacturing, suppliers or customers
- Implements Lean Manufacturing practices such as 5S, Visual Management, Value Stream Mapping, Error Proofing, Kaizens and Lean Metrics.
- Assists Operations team in any strategic initiative to help with compliance standard, implementing new systems, and designing creative solutions to continuously improve the plant
- Helps create a proactive culture of change by promoting, teaching, and listening to improvement needed by engaging all levels of employees in the business
Specific qualifications for the position include:
- Bachelor’s degree required in Engineering, Business, Science or equivalent job experience
- 5-7 years’ experience with advanced problem solving (LEAN six sigma) and change management methodologies consistent with establishing a culture of CI preferred
- 3-5 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment preferred •Experience leading by influence and driving results through others not under direct supervision
- Displays developed interpersonal skills: leadership, team orientation, ability to communicate at all levels •Able to lead team in root cause analysis and implement effective corrective actions
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