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Operational Excellence Leader

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Position Overview:

Responsible for deployment of the Phillips-Medisize Operational Excellence Strategy including the effective implementation and management of operational excellence principles, systems and tools. Lead the development of a culture of continuous improvement that relentlessly identifies and drives out process wastes. Lead, mentor and support process improvements and process management that results in meeting or exceeding safety, quality, delivery, and cost (SQDC) expectations.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Lead the development of a culture of continuous improvement that is biased toward action and driving SQDC metrics improvements
  • Lead by example and embed MBM Guiding Principles as the foundation of the operational excellence strategy
  • Maximize operational performance by proactively identifying areas for improvement, leading lean initiatives and projects, utilizing lean tools and techniques, analyzing and reporting key metrics, communicating continuous improvement activities and training team members to accomplish the same
  • Lead and mentor the evaluation of operational metrics and trends, PDCA thinking, scientific thinking, root cause analysis, and standard work at all levels of the organization
  • Develop strategic and tactical plans to achieve SQDC metrics and site initiatives. Solutions must be driven to completion
  • Utilize excellent project management skills and experience; Effectively communicating, and demonstrating successful organizational and planning skills

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in the practical application of operational excellence principles, systems and tools (8 wastes, 6S, process mapping, value stream mapping, SMED, TPM, kaizen etc.)

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Six Sigma certification
  • Understanding of manufacturing and operations
  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline

Salary and Benefits Commensurate with Experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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