Our client is currently seeking a Regional Continuous Improvement Engineer for their plant near Albany, NY
This job will have the following responsibilities:
o Effective use of change management tools and techniques to assure adoption and buy-in of all stakeholders to the processes and systems across the company.
o Educate others in support of spreading best practices across all appropriate plant locations.
o Drive business improvements by identifying the opportunities, defining business requirements, build the business case, and design the process and technology solutions to achieve business results.
o Functions as a core team member and subject matter expert in working sessions designed to cross-functionally improve business operations.
o Use LSS tools and techniques to frame up improvement efforts, advise leadership, motivate and engage employees and demonstrate measurable results
o Act as end-user advocate and ensure balanced decisions are made that consider return on investment, risk mitigation, data integrity, employee satisfaction, sustainability and total cost.
o Keeps abreast of advanced manufacturing systems and ergonomic methods.
Qualifications & Requirements:
o Bachelors Degree required - Engineering preferred
o Must be open to upwards of 50% travel between Maryland and New York
o Extensive experience (4+ years) with process and technology improvement methodologies
o Six-Sigma Green Belt certification and project completion required
o Strong analytic and strategic problem solving ability
o Excellent planning, organization, and prioritization skills
o Demonstrated ability to think cross functionally within a multi departmental environment.
o Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate to all departments
Great compensation package, annual bonus and benefits!