Continuous Improvement Engineer
Job Role: As a Continuous Improvement Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting the factories and operations in their implementation of the Plant Improvement Programme (PIP+) by facilitation, training, and coaching of employee groups and improvement teams. In addition, the Continuous Improvement Engineer will be involved in embedding the CI programme within the factory whilst delivering measurable and sustained cost-out improvements through the utilisation of lean tools and techniques.
For this role, the successful candidate will need to train and coach of teams in Lean tools and techniques. The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of lean coaching Project management skills and experience as well as knowledge of Process Mapping/VSM, FMEA, Pareto and Ranking and Process Capability.
This is an excellent opportunity offering job security, satisfaction and career progression for the successful applicant of the Continuous Improvement Engineer post.
Experience:·Minimum graduate level or similar level education in a manufacturing or engineering discipline·Minimum 2 years’ experience of lean coaching Project management skills and experience·Strong team facilitation skills, especially managing change, managing teams, coaching and training others·Process Mapping/VSM, FMEA and Ranking and Process Capability (cp and cpk)·Hands on approach at all levels·Ability to work under pressure and within deadlines·An appreciation of production/process management within the manufacturing industry·Formal lean qualifications·Demonstrate successful experience of working with Lean tools and techniques - 5S, OEE, Problem Solving, Kaizen, 7 Wastes,·Highly credible and influential personality with tangible experience in the field of continuous improvement and culture change·Project management skillsKey Words: “Manufacturing”, “Continuous Improvement Engineer”, “Manufacturing Engineer”, “Production Engineer”, “Methods Engineer”, “Process Improvement Engineer”, “Process Mapping”, “FMEA”, “Lean Methodologies”, “Project Management” OR “CI Engineer” FOOTERDue to the sheer volume of applications we receive, we will only contact successful applications. Therefore if you have not heard from us within 10 working days please deem your application as unsuccessful. Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UKLawsonKeys – 2015/ 2016 Recruitment Sponsor to PRWTechnical Engineering & Manufacturing Recruitment Specialist – Plastics & Packaging“LawsonKeys Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. In compliance with the new regulations (April 2004) in place under the Employment Agencies Act, LawsonKeys Ltd will require proof of identification. A current copy of a passport, driving licence, ID card or NI card will be required as part of the registration process. Email and faxed copies are acceptable”.LawsonKeyshas been designed to project manage the mechanics of all aspects concerning the recruitment processes, implementing a simple and succinct method for targeting and introducing bona fide and skilled candidates to reputable clients and potential employers.If this advertised position does not interest you, please consider our other opportunities by sending your updated CV outlining your achievements and your personal requisites, i.e. salary, location, job roles
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