|Job Ref:||204576179||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Gloucestershire||City:||Stroud||Address:||Post Code:||GU32||Salary:||£30000 - £35000/annum||Post Date:||19/10/2016 09:48|
We have a brand new opening to join an exciting company based at their Stroud operation in a Continuous Improvement role.|
The business has been established since 1987 and due to its popularity has experienced fast growth.
The role reports direct to the General Manager and the purpose of the role is to identify and improve the outcomes of manufacturing and operational processes to improve efficiencies, eliminate waste, reduce cost and increase customer satisfaction
Duties and Responsibilities:
Identify and facilitate process improvement projects, training/ workshops to drive cultural change
Conduct root cause analysis to determine metrics, troubleshoot manufacturing/business issues, material flow, project plans, production capacity, facility design and create process documentation
Carrying out advanced data collection and analysis for process mapping, develop budgets and cost analysis to determine project feasibility
Drive value stream mapping to define "As-Is Analysis" and the transition to Future State
Develop and conduct compliance audits, program evaluations and reviews to drive results with the fortitude to ensure change is permanent
Bachelor's degree from an accredited University
Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, problem solving and analytical skills
Training in Lean manufacturing principles and Kaizen facilitation
Strong leadership skills, ability to learn and apply new concepts and overcome obstacles with change
Previous exposure to a medium volume high SKU environment
Ability to work with and influence others in a fast paced environment.
Ability to read Schematics and understand process flows
There are some immediate projects that you will be able to take control of immediately.
This role has the opportunity for growth within the business.
Wavelength Recruitment Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency on this occasion