Continuous Improvement Project Lead
Mature, global company within the manufacturing sector is seeking a Continuous Improvement Project Lead to implement, coordinate and control the continuous improvement activities with an initial focus on improvement of the manufacturing process. This role implements Lean within the plant working in close collaboration with the corporate CI leadership, the local management team and operational line management. Reporting to the Managing Director, this initial 12-month contract will require occasional travel to customers and other locations.
Main responsibilities include, but not limited to; Implement and manage CI inline with the companies overall CI strategy and chosen methodologies Hands on design, planning and leadership of CI projects with focus on improving safety, service, quality and productivity Identify, recommend for approval and implement projects and actions to eliminate waste of losses in manufacturing Build Lean Six Sigma management capability to support deployment and ensure sustainable improvements through coaching, training and facilitating interventions Partner with the business to evaluate and challenge the status quo to identify value opportunities Influence key stakeholders and engage operators on the shop floor To be considered for this role, you will have; Leadership experience in process improvement in an industrial environment with focus on Lean implementation Continuous improvement experience and strong project management skills High level quantitative and analytical skills Proven ability to manage change, work to deadlines and prioritise conflicting and changing priorities Working knowledge of SAP would be an advantage and textile or fashion experience highly desired This opportunity is based in Dandenong South and has a direct impact on the business unit results. If you are looking for your next challenge utilising your strong people skills across a complex organisation, this hands-on role could be the one for you. Apply now to be considered To apply online please click on the appropriate link below and send your resume in WORD format along with a cover letter.
Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact Natalie Millar on 03 9535 2111. (SK950808A) Please visit www.veritasrecruitment.
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