Continuous Improvement Manager

  • San Marcos, TX
  • Full-time

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Job Description

Location: San Marcos, Texas

The Continuous Improvement Manager provides thought leadership around process excellence and continuous improvement matters for a leading aerospace products and systems manufacturer. Responsibilities include:


- Support the application and promotion of CI tools and methodologies in both business and manufacturing environments

- Provide coaching, guidance and leadership around CI.

- Lead and participate in assessments, Kaizen events, value stream mapping, cell design, 5S, root cause analysis and benchmarking.

- Drive Standard Factory and Lean Transformation activities.

- Design CI processes and support existing ones.

- Promote and share best practices.

- Develop and maintain CI training materials.

- Support key business improvement projects which drive cost, efficiency, quality, and lean.

- Accountability for delivering results within department budgeting and staffing levels

- Relationship management to promote a positive work environment.

Qualifications


- BA/BS degree w/6–10+ years experience, MA/MS degree w/4–7+ years experience, PhD degree w/2–4+ years experience

- Good knowledge of  Continuous Improvement methodology (i.e. Toyota Production System).

- Sound knowledge of Lean manufacturing techniques and application.

- Successful execution of continuous improvement events.

- Experience with assessment/audits ideal.

- Strong communication & presentation skills, both verbal and written

- Facilitation skills

- Leadership skills

Additional Information

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