Continuous Improvement Manager

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Robert W. Simril & Associates
NC, United States

Phone: (252( 675-8600
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Continuous Improvement Manager





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Salary: $110,000+
You will report to the Plant Manager with responsibility for leading Operational Excellence initiatives across the acquisition, including metal fabrication and assembly processes. Provides overall management of the Operational Excellence function by driving business metrics through lean implementation. Also responsible for warranty and customer quality, new product quality assurance. Serve as quality liaison with installation and engineering groups. Responsible for warranty and customer quality functions. Responsible for new product quality through Prolaunch and quality systems. Direct the OPEX function to meet plant objectives with a focus on assembly and fabrication process improvement which include all aspects of sheet metal fabrication and finishing.

You will need Experience managing technical resources and sheet metal fabrication processes (flexible CNC equipment, stamping presses and dies, brake forming and powder paint lines). Proven leadership capability with excellent communication skills. Ability to drive results by developing and empowering teams. Strong Six Sigma process improvement knowledge and experience. Proven experience in process development, implementation and sustainability. Strong analytical skills and understanding of problem-solving tools/methods (Six Sigma, 8D, etc.), goal setting, and performance tracking. Proficient knowledge of product assurance methods and quality systems.