CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT ENGINEER, MOUNT VERNON, IN, USA – #5519

Join Us and Be the Driving Force in Operations Excellence!

IN DEMAND Recruitment & Consulting Inc. is on the hunt for a dynamic CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT ENGINEER to join our esteemed client in Mt. Vernon, IN.

Why This Role is Exciting:

Are you ready to make a significant impact and lead the charge in continuous improvement? Our team is seeking a dynamic professional to drive excellence in our film and sheet operations. If you have a passion for optimizing processes and a knack for problem-solving, we want you on our team!

How You Can Make a Difference:

Close Performance Gaps: Establish Performance Gap Reports, coach the operations team on resolving issues, and facilitate seamless handoffs to other work processes.

Technical Expertise: Provide daily operational support and assist operators in bridging the gaps between production plans and actual output.

Troubleshooting: Use your expertise to troubleshoot and resolve production issues effectively.

Quality Monitoring: Keep a close eye on daily production and quality levels, taking action when necessary to ensure optimal performance.

Statistical Analysis: Perform detailed statistical analysis of production performance and assist in implementing Statistical Process Control (SPC) processes.

Continuous Improvement Projects: Lead and conduct detailed projects and Kaizen events to drive continuous improvement.

Problem-Solving: Utilize root cause and corrective action methodologies (8D, 5WHY, 5S/6S, DMAIC, FMEA, etc.) to address and resolve issues.

Lean Manufacturing: Spearhead waste-free and lean manufacturing projects, determining actions and tools for standardized processes.

Training & Development: Train the Operations and Quality Departments in structured problem-solving techniques.

Innovation: Research, plan, and implement new technologies that enhance efficiencies, reduce downtime, increase uptime, and boost throughput.

Special Projects: Take on special projects as assigned to contribute to overall operational excellence.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Educational Background: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a Technical field with experience in various industries (automotive, aerospace, food, pharmaceutical, plastics, extrusion, injection molding, and other manufacturing industries).

Experience: 3-5 years of experience with continuous improvement projects, with recent projects completed in the last 1-5 years.

Certifications: Kaizen/Six Sigma Greenbelt/Black Belt Certification is required.

Technical Skills: Intermediate to advanced Excel skills and experience with Minitab or other statistical software.

Manufacturing Expertise: In-depth understanding of manufacturing operations, production system capabilities, and limitations.

Process Improvement: Proven track record in improving line efficiencies, uptime, process flow, reducing waste, and Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE).

Ready to take your career to the next level and drive operational excellence? Join us and be the catalyst for transformative change. Apply now and let’s achieve greatness together!

Qualified and passionate individuals are encouraged to apply to info@indemand.ca.

ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED