Continuous Improvement Engineer
Improvement Engineer works cross-functionally to drive goal setting,
improvement and problem solving in all areas of the operation.They are a continuous improvement SME that
serves as a facilitator and a coach for site leadership and for all
lead, and manage process improvement efforts and conduct quantitative analysis
of process effectiveness using Lean/Six Sigma tools to measurably impact
continuous improvement methodologies to map current state processes and value
in establishing processes for business leaders to measure, manage, track, and
report KPI’s, project results and financials.
for driving culture change as well as productivity projects.
and coach site managers and their respective teams on CI projects
and implements cost savings measures, particularly those driven by Lean
Manufacturing concepts, tracks savings and conducts follow-ups.
knowledge of Lean manufacturing, Lean Six Sigma, Root Cause Analysis and
problem solving, flow manufacturing, Statistical Process Control
both local and strategic Kaizen events to affect breakthrough changes.
new business proposals requiring solutions for continuous improvement, risk
management, performance management, and/or quality management.
excellent communication and partnership skills which are essential for
interacting and communicating with key stakeholders at all levels across the
other duties asneeded.
Education and Experience:
in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering or a related discipline and minimum
of 3 years of relevant engineering and continuous improvement experience
Six Sigma Black Belt or Lean Expert certification
PMP certification preferred
Knowledge, Skills and
Direct cGMP manufacturing experience
Preferred to have direct experience with the
operation, maintenance and improvement of automated filling and packaging
equipment and experience in an FDA regulated environment
Advanced level of experience with project management
and project planning
Excellent communication and leadership skills;
Ability to plan, multi-task and manage time effectively
KDC-ONE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, disability or any other characteristic protected by law. I understand that employment with KDC-ONE Company is at-will, meaning that I or KDC-ONE Company may terminate my employment at any time, or for any reason consistent with applicable state or federal law. I understand that KDC-One requires the successful completion of a drug and/or alcohol test as a condition of employment.
- Pay Type Salary
- Employment Indicator Indirect
- Lynchburg, 1000 Robins Rd, Lynchburg, Virginia, United States of America