Process Improvement Eng / CI Mgr

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Location
Chicago, IL
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
Dec 03, 2018
Job ID
2643497
Process Improvement Engineer / CI Manager
Global industry leading consumer packaging company seeks an accomplished Process Improvement Engineer to lead and enhance an Operational Excellence (OPEX) platform. The OPEX platform is based off the Miliken Performance System which is focused on optimal safety, quality and efficiency throughout the entire organization. The position will also help set long-term goals for the departments in order to meet business unit goals.
Responsibilities:
  • Provide intensive training for production teams and culture change within the organization
  • Teach, demonstrate and Coordinate OPEX activities on the shop floor such as Kanban, Material Conveyance, Production flow, Super Market design and deployment, Value Stream Mapping, Problem-Solving, Standardized work, Set-up reduction, 5S, Visual Workplace, and Error-Proofing, 5S, TPM, SMED/QCO, Visual Factory, Kaizen, etc.
  • Support management team in implementing best practices
  • Contact for overall OPEX plan development and implementation
  • Lead Kaizen events as and where needed
 
Qualifications:
 
  • Bachelor's degree (engineering preferred)
  • 3+ years hands-on (CI) process engineering
  • Lean or Six Sigma training or certification desired
  • Prior experience leading a CI/OPEX platform implementation would be a plus