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Operational Excellence Lead

Listed on: 3/26/2019 8:45:00 AMPST
Location: Springfield, NJ 07081
Industry: Technical
Salary: $ 70000.00 - $ 75000.00
Description:  Drive a metrics based, data driven culture with a focus on continuous improvement Monitor and analyze metrics to identify trends or opportunities where cost savings/cost avoidance and/or quality improvements can be realized Effectively deploy Lean/CI methods into the organization Facilitate company-wide kaizen activities to produce tangible cost savings Provide timely and accurate project status to all organizational levels Develop and maintain process maps for project and process improvement efforts Assist key suppliers with the adoption of Lean Methodologies Interface with customers to adopt best practices where possible Implement and embrace a visual workplace to include metrics, 6S, and standard work Drive a culture of accountability, attention to detail and strict adherence to Valcor Personal Guarantee Program and Quality Management System Partner with Manufacturing and Quality to reduce scrap/rework through Lean/CI initiatives
Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Engineering, or other related field of study
  • 3-5 years of Operational Excellence/Continuous Improvement/Lean Manufacturing experience
  • DMAIC Green Belt or equivalent; Lean, TPM, or Six Sigma experience and/or certification
  • Project Management experience leading/managing large cross-functional projects and timelines
  • Proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Visio and MS PowerPoint
  • Experience training and coaching others in problem solving methodologies is preferred
  • Statistical analysis software experience (i.e. Minitab), preferred
L. J. Gonzer Associates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.