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Engineering & Technical

Senior Lean Business Excellence Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
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Location: Galway
Date: 27/06/2018
Job Reference: 95518

Job Description

Contact: Anne Marie Fox
Email: annemarie@hero.ie
Telephone: 087 2197421

Senior Lean Business Excellence Engineer
Our client, a medical device company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Senior Lean Business Excellence Engineer for their site.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Working as part of the Business Excellence team you will be responsible for identifying and delivering new initiatives for the organisation that are value added to the business excellence program.
  • Act as a ‘Change Agent’ using TE lean program tools, project management tools and stake holder management to deliver sustainable step change projects.
  • Coordinating the development of a project pipeline; including resource and risk analysis and based on cross functional input.
  • Directing project execution, tracking project milestones, identifying risks, and developing and executing contingency plans
  • Communicating project status by preparing standard status reports, participating in departmental and customer project status updates and business unit review meetings.
  • Focus on incremental improvement through a narrow and deep transformation process.
  • The relentless pursuit of waste reduction in manufacturing and business process using lean six sigma tools and principles.
  • Drive lean training and education to raise the level of awareness and competence within the organisation.
  • Provide coaching and mentoring in Lean principles to both direct and indirect including cross functional personnel

Education:
  • Primary degree in a technical discipline or equivalent
  • Lean six sigma certification (minimum Green Belt)

Key Requirements:
  • Excellent coaching and influencing skills
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification with 5 years post qual. Exp. as a practicing black belt
  • Demonstrated delivery of tangible benefits using CI approach & tools
  • Proven experience in leading Kaizen workshop events including Line balancing, standard work etc.
  • Experience delivering lean six sigma training an ability to coach on LSS tools
  • Experience of rolling out & embedding CI across an organisation
  • Excellent problem solving skills with an innovative approach
  • Ensures adherence to quality and safety standards with all improvement efforts
  • Proven ability to adapt to work priorities in response to a rapidly changing environment
  • Good operational knowledge of Medical Device Industry with 5-10 years’ experience of manufacturing

For further information on this Senior Lean Business Excellence Engineer role in Galway please contact Anne Marie Fox on 087 2197421 / annemarie@hero.ie
Check out all our open jobs on our HERO Recruitment website – www.hero.ie
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