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  • Job reference number:15319742
  • Client ID:RI/JO-1802-402217
  • Posted on:05-FEB-2018
  • Location:DUBLIN WEST
  • Job type:PERMANENT

My client, a leading pharmaceutical manufacturing company have a vacancy for a Continuous Improvement (CI) Executive.

Reporting to the site Senior Manager for Continuous Improvement, you will be required to drive improvement mind-set change through use of Tools, Systems and Behaviours.

The ideal candidate will have a third level qualification in a Scientific or Engineering discipline and Lean / Six Sigma Black belt certification. You should also possess minimum 5 years experience driving change through Continuous Improvement / Operational Excellence.

The Role
The Continuous Improvement Executive will be responsible to:
Drive CI behaviours and mind-sets coach teams on use of CI tools to drive self-sufficiency in each area
Implement CI systems and process to embed CI way of working Visual management, 5S , Standard problem solving
Drive technical CI projects Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) improvement, yield improvement, improvement, Waste elimination
The Competencies /Skills required are as follows:
Cross functional / Team worker
Can lead change
Influence others
Drive results
Decision maker
Self-starter, take initiative, work with minimal guidance and drive progress
Structures systematic approach
Problem solver leading problem-solving activities under pressure driving results using structured problem solving
Value stream thinking Demonstrated understanding of Flow, connecting processes and changing thinking around optimising flow.

For full details contact Tina directly on +353 1 2784671 or email your cv in confidence to
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