Job Detail

Location Sligo
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Aisling Merrick
email careers@hero.ie

Operational Excellence Specialist

Job ID: JOB-11818

Operational Excellence Specialist

We are currently recruiting for a Operational Excellence Specialist for our client in Sligo. As OpEx Specialist, you will support the implementation of Lean Six Sigma and continuous improvement programs throughout the organization. The job entails supporting internal teams including network change agents to identify opportunities that significantly reduce operating costs and improve efficiency. Reporting to the OpEx Manager, you will have an opportunity to work with advanced technology and processes that help improve patient lives on a global scale.

Responsibilities

  • Delivering continuous improvement initiatives throughout the company to meet service, quality and cost objectives.
  • Support excellence in the day-to-day management of the business through implementation and maintenance of daily management tools.
  • Support functional leadership and assigned teams with the development of both strategic project portfolios and detailed project plans.
  • Establish/maintain a network of change agents and be the focal point for continuous improvement expertise and troubleshooting within all support functions.
  • Apply the concepts, tools, and training techniques of Lean, Continuous Improvement and Six Sigma philosophies
  • Influence/motivate senior management to identify opportunities and apply Lean, Continuous Improvement and Six Sigma philosophies
  • Support/motivate project teams to ensure timely and successful delivery of projects.
  • Provide regular communication of project status to departmental staff and leadership.
  • Lead education and training, in partnership with the OpEx team
  • Presentation of technical data to stakeholders to ensure prompt decisions on training/learning and development in accordance with OpEx initiatives.
  • Comply with the EHS policy and procedures and demonstrate EHS best practices in all work activities

Requirements

  • 3rd level qualification required (Bachelor’s degree desirable); preferred disciplines: Sciences, Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain Management, or Business Management.
  • 5+ years’ job-related experience.
  • Lean Six Sigma Qualification is desirable.
  • Experience of working in a busy manufacturing environment is an advantage.
  • Strong Organizational and Planning skills
  • Capability to prioritize and multi-task.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • High accuracy and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Initiative and Innovation to generate and implement improvements.

For more information on this role in Sligo please contact Aisling Merrick  on 0868395533 or careers@hero.ie

 

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Aisling Merrick

JOB-11818

Operational Excellence Specialist

Aisling Merrick

Role Type Permanent
Contact Aisling Merrick
email careers@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 839 55 33
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