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  • 1. The Avery Point Group Six Sigma Lean Transformation Let Us Lead You to Executive Talent SM Operational Excellence Plant Management Operations Management Supply Chain Management Finance Management Lean Jobs Six Sigma Jobs Presented by: The Avery Point Group Plant Lean Continuous Improvement Manager - Alabama USA Company: Confidential Position: Plant Continuous Improvement Manager Southeast Location: South Eastern, US Reporting: Divisional Manager of Continuous Improvement Compensation: Excellent Base Compensation Bonus: Excellent Bonus Available Relocation: Relocation Available Company Profile: Major division of a multi-billion dollar company seeking to gain a further competitive advantage with a new Lean Six Sigma deployment. Company details will be discussed qualified candidates. Position Description and Responsibilities: This is a key continuous improvement position within one our clients flagship plant, reporting directly to the Divisional Manger of Continuous Improvement. This position will require an experienced Lean Six Sigma Black Belt leader, preferably with heavy industry manufacturing background and experience. This position requires an individual that is able to facilitate and drive change in a fast paced and ever changing environment leveraging his/her strong interpersonal skills. Key to success in this position is the ability to work within the organization at all levels utilizing a very hands on approach to creating value and buy-in as the lead change facilitator for the plants Lean Six Sigma transformation. This position will be responsible for managing and facilitating the plants Lean Six Sigma initiative and strategy. This position will provide leadership / mentoring / training to all levels of the operation on the use and practice of Lean Six Sigma methodology and tools This position will support plant operations management in the development, planning and execution of a Lean Six Sigma strategy and metrics providing support to process owners in order to clearly link project metrics to strategic operational objectives using Business Process Management principles. This position will have responsibility for planning and assisting in the execution of various Lean Six Sigma transformation events and projects targeted towards improving the plants performance on safety, quality, delivery, and cost. This position will focus on business performance improvements that yield zero accidents, defect free products, on demand and on time delivery, at the lowest cost by partnering with the plants process owners and champions to drive results. This position will focus on business performance that constantly strives to eliminate waste, improve customer satisfaction, and increase market share via the use of Lean Six Sigma tools and continuous improvement methodologies.
  • 2. This position will act as a key driver of change within the plant, supporting management/cross functional decisions by communicating the plant-wide changes to employees and helping them to learn, understand, adjust and grow with the businesss Lean Six Sigma transformation. This position will plan and facilitate kaizen activities on the shop floor and in administrative offices as needed to support value stream improvement plans. This role will conduct industrial experiments using sound statistical methodologies to optimize process performance and enhance organizational knowledge. Train and coach Green Belts and project teams in the proper use of Lean Six Sigma process improvement tools and methodologies to ensure timely completion of projects. Position Critical to Quality + Success (CTQ+S): Technical Behavioral Requirements: BS Technical Engineering Degree Six Sigma Black Belt Certification from ASQ or a similar certifying body 3-5 years of process improvement experience in a unionized heavy manufacturing environment, with at least 2 years experience leading and executing process improvement projects in a dedicated Lean Six Sigma position. Formal Lean training in Value Stream Management tools, kaizen. SMED and other key Lean tools and methodologies. Experience as the leader of at least 3 significant value stream improvement projects that demonstrate the ability to reduce waste and improve cycle times from incoming raw materials to finished goods shipping. Materials processing experience / background Prior Value Stream operations/process leadership experience Position Critical to Quality + Success (CTQ+S): Skill/Ability Behavioral Requirements: Results based Leadership style skill set with strong impact and influencing skills Tenacity and energy in leading change towards an effective work environment. Ability to communicate effectively to direct and motivate team and others, maintaining a persuasive and credible presentation style at all levels of the organization. Strong analytical skills and process focus Progressive, flexible and team oriented person required. The content of this posting is protected by Copyright and is intended for use by current and potential candidates of The Avery Point Group for the sole purpose of pursuing an opportunity presented by The Avery Point Group. As subject matter experts in our recruiting disciplines, our job postings are a reflection of our deep understanding of job requirements, appropriate client content and extensive dialog with key client process stakeholders. As a result, reposting or use of this content is not authorized unless The Avery Point Group is referenced as its source. The Avery Point Group www.AveryPointGroup.com The Avery Point Group is a global executive search and recruiting firm that assists companies in identifying, assessing and recruiting mid-level management to senior executive talent. Our firm leverages its principals decades of executive operations and staffing experience to provide the highest quality executive search services. Our firm provides functional expertise and executive search focus in the areas of Six Sigma, Lean, operational excellence, plant management, operations management, supply chain management, and finance. As executive recruiters our practice services a wide spectrum of industries, spanning manufacturing, distribution and service- based companies. 2009 The Avery Point Group, Inc. 4555 Mansell Road Suite 300, Alpharetta, Georgia 30022 USA Phone: +1 678-585-9804 Fax: +1 678-585-9832


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