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  • Job reference number:15276018
  • Client ID:RI/AM15246
  • Posted on:13-SEP-2017
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt - County Waterford.

Our client has avacancy for a Senior Process Excellence Specialist.

• Use Six Sigma and Lean tools & techniques to analyze business processes and identify project opportunities.
• Complete process reviews to identify process bottlenecks and capacity constraints, identify and implement ways to eliminate.
• Act as change lead and key member of team implementing Process excellence strategy for the site.
• Lead and execute Technical process improvement projects e.g. OEE, lead time reduction, waste elimination, following standard project structure and maintaining alignment to site goals
• Lead and execute process excellence & change management projects, implementing standard lean methodologies and management systems e.g. Standard problem solving, Visual factory etc.
• Ensure all improvement activities are aligned with quality and completed with a compliance focus.
• Provide subject matter expertise on quality sampling and process control plans. Lead projects to eliminate or significantly reduce appraisal costs.
• Complete complex data analysis to improve process and product capability.
• Generate rationale and associated statistical analysis to support proposed process improvements.
• Site expert on industrial engineering studies, manning loading and determining most cost effective direct manning standard work.
• Develop and Deliver lean/Kaizen/six sigma training and work with manufacturing to instill a lean manufacturing ethos
• Facilitate lean workshops, promote and engage lean culture.
• Benchmark industry best practice and make recommendations for improvement.

Desired Skills and Experience
• Third level qualification in science or engineering or related discipline.
Six Sigma Certification to minimum Black Belt
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Strong technical competence and comprehensive understanding of manufacturing technologies in a high volume regulated environment.
• Project Management experience.
• Self-directed and highly motivated with the ability to prioritise and make decisions.
At least 7 years' experience within a regulated industry
• Experience with execution of LEAN and/or Six Sigma process improvements
• Leading a lean transformation/change management project
• Knowledge of advanced statistical tools and experience in analyzing process performance based on data.
• Successful experience in project management and ability to manage network and matrix relations
• Experience in managing/developing people and influencing different levels of management
• Strong personal accountability for project throughout its lifecycle.
• Proven communication, leadership and technical skills, problem solving

This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com