Continuous Improvement Manager
Continuous Improvement Manager. This management role will be responsible for the development, implementation, co-ordination and reporting of sustainable, continuous improvement policies and procedures across all areas of the business. Key Responsibilities: Continuous Improvement Initiatives: Responsible for implementing process & product improvements in all areas of the business. Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE), yield control and process up-time. Support operation enablers utilising Lean Sigma initiatives. Implement and monitor Lean manufacturing initiatives across the Plant. Develop and implement systems that optimize all phases of the production process. Project Management: Demonstrate a teamwork-based project management approach to the delivery of projects. Support the business investment strategy with research of latest equipment and systems technology. Primary point of contact for Ent. Irl. and our chosen CI Training partners. People: Work closely with frontline resources such as the Production Team Leader, general operators, maintenance teams and other relevant support functions. Reporting: Responsible for reporting on process performance, plans to optimize the process and project management where applicable. Formally communicating / reporting same. Collect, record, and transcribe data. Show results in reports. Responsible for maintaining project budgetary control. The implementation of new quality standards as required and supporting a culture of continuous quality and Hygiene improvement. Formal Qualifications / Experience: Certification or work experience in Lean/Six Sigma is vital for this role. Project Management experience is highly desirable. Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and MS Projects). SAP desirable. Higher level qualification is desirable in one of the following areas, engineering, manufacturing, or food related discipline. Skills / Attributes: Strong leadership, collaborative, and communication skills. Demonstrate hands on strategic ability to implement Lean Manufacturing principles. Demonstrate excellent problem solving ability for mechanical and process type problems. Demonstrate strong communication skills (both verbal and written); effective presenting ability who is effective in communicating with all stakeholders. Be experienced business numerate and financial skills. Certification or work experience in Lean/Six Sigma is vital for this role. Project Management experience is highly desirable.
63 days ago