Continuous Improvement Manager

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Location
Kenosha, WI
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Feb 16, 2019
Job ID
2651447
In order to improve their operations our client wants to add a Continuous Improvement Manager to their team.  Our client wants self-starter who values a strong working relationship with their employer.  This is very much a family-oriented company.  They have 12 facilities and are working hard to grow beyond their current $500 million level.  We are only look for experience CI people within commuting distance of Kenosha.

Your role as a CI Manager:


  • At the direction of the Director of CI (based in Indiana) and Facility General Manager lead the continuous improvement initiatives within this 75-person (150 in the high season) warehouse and parts kitting operation.
  • Train staff in concept of 6 Sigma, Lean, 5S and lead Kaizen events
  • Use value stream mapping to identify current and future processes
  • Serve as the safety person for the facility (estimated 15% of your time) and maintain documentation

What our client is looking for:


  • Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years’ experience working in continuous improvement
  • At least some experience within an operation that has a warehouse / distribution area
  • Strong understanding of CI practices including Lean, 5S, 6 Sigma and Kaizen
  • Highly motivated with excellent communication skills

  Excellent Benefits:


  • Health, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Profit sharing
  • 401K with 4% match, no vesting and it starts day one
  • Vacation and holidays
  • Very family friendly and involved in the community

 

Let us move your career forward and apply now.  We review all resumes and applications submitted.  A member of our staff will reach out to you directly if you meet the qualifications for this role.
 
No sponsorship is available.