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Location Galway
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Tommy McKeown
email jobs@hero.ie

Continuous Improvement Engineer

Job ID: JOB-11817
Continuous Improvement Engineer

GROWTTH®: – Getting Rid Of Waste Through Team Harmony, is our continuous improvement/lean program

Scope:

The candidate will have the knowledge to lead, design, develop, and deliver GROWTTH® tasks and projects across the Company. The applicant will be a passionate “Lean” practitioner, looking for a new challenge. He/she will report directly to the Director of Operations.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Leading the continuous improvement (CI) program, through example and practice.
  • Assisting with the development of annual Policy Deployment plans which feed into our overall mission and vision for the company.
  • Leading GROWTTH® events, (TQM, Kaizens, VSM, A3, 5S etc) and systemising the output.
  • Train, support, and coach everyone in the company in, Lean systems thinking, culture, behaviours & methodologies.
  • Working with those who wish to achieve higher accreditations (lean systems Green & Black Belts).
  • Working, with every team across the company, to deliver Year-on-Year saving through excellent project execution.
  • Marketing the GROWTTH® program across the company and providing updates and reports to the wider Freudenberg Medical community.
  • Bringing the company to a level where it can achieve a COE status for Lean.
  • Promote Health & Safety in everything you do.
  • Ensuring that “Sustainability” is a theme at the forefront of every project and task.
  • Keep your skills current and be conversant with the latest developments in technologies and materials which are relevant to the Company’s business.
  • To take on other duties which the Company may assign you from time to time. These ‘other duties’ will be agreed with Management prior to any assignment.

Requirements:

The successful candidate will have;

  • Demonstrable background in Continuous Improvement with a minimum of 2yrs experience in a ‘Lean’ role.
  • Will have attained a Green or Black belt in lean systems.
  • Engineering Degree (TQM would be an advantage)
  • Engaging personality, capable of bring people together to deliver tangible results.
  • Have command of the subject and be able to represent the company at Lean events.

For further information on this role please contact Tommy McKeown on 086 0100903 / jobs@hero.ie

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Tommy McKeown

JOB-11817

Continuous Improvement Engineer

Tommy McKeown

Role Type Permanent
Contact Tommy McKeown
email jobs@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 010 09 03
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