Continuous Improvement Manager

BMR Solutions LTD
Chippenham, UK
16 Aug 2019
25 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Continuous Improvement Manager
Location: Chippenham
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £42,000- £50,000
Working Hours: Days- Monday to Friday
Benefits: Pension, Medical Cover, Life Assurance

Reporting to: Site Manager

The main purpose of this senior management role is to drive the Continuous Improvement culture and activities across our operation, enhancing operational performance by deploying a Lean and Six Sigma methodologies.

The CI Co-ordinator leads the development of local CI capability, delivering results and performance measures through people and data driven metrics and activities.

Playing a major role in deploying of various lean tools and techniques, this role will embed culture and mindset of operational excellence across the manufacturing site. Other aspects of the role include:

*Developing the CI strategy for the Chippenham Site in conjunction with the Site Manager and deploy improvement plans.
*Facilitate Project Selection Workshops, owning and administering the CI project pipeline.
*Undertake DMAIC projects to address significant, complex issues.
*Train employees in CI tools and techniques
*Coaching and mentoring the local team to carry out improvement projects and events.
*Manage and coordinate the monthly reporting of the impact from the CI Projects activity
Knowledge and Skills:
The Ideal candidate will hold LSS Black Belt certification (or equivalent) with a proven experience of delivering DMAIC projects within a manufacturing environment. A strong data manipulation experience through Microsoft packages will be advantageous within the Wavin environment.
Candidates will have ability to engage internal and external stakeholders at all levels within a changing environment.
Working positively within a small group, the position holder will be self-motivated and be able to develop good working relationships with all members of the team whilst maintaining a capability to challenge the current state operation.

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