Position Overview

Responsible for driving a Lean Conversion Program, while standardizing best practices across multiple plants. Also responsible for expanding the continuous improvement culture throughout the plant and measuring the financial result of those actions. Manage the Industrial Engineering activities including the capacity analysis, layout administration, and information systems deployment. Responsible for training team and giving support to different departments. Job duties:
  • Lead a group of individuals of varying technical experience to develop continuous improvement and industrial engineering projects.
  • Manage the industrial engineering resources for site sustaining on capacity analysis, process simulation, layout changes and related duties as required.
  • Manage the Cost Reduction Program metrics for Operations.
  • Support cost reduction projects within and across all departments with a focus on Operations, but not limited to Operations specifically.
  • Assist in establishing best practices to ensure the achievement of MicroVention safety, quality, and financial goals.
  • Assist in establishing baseline and target metrics for key processes.
  • Accept the responsibility of a leadership role in improving processes.
  • Ability to problem solve and think independently in a constantly changing production environment.
  • Lead the change process by working closely with the Directors and leadership team.
  • Communicate projects status and issues in a timely, clear, and appropriate manner to the organization.
  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
    1. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Industrial/Production/Chemical/Mechanical) or related field of study.
    2. A minimum of eight (8) to ten (10) of related work experience in the medical device industry.
    3. A minimum of one (1) to two (2) years of supervisory or management experience/responsibility.
    4. Ability to directly lead and/or co-lead high-impact process improvement projects with demonstrated results.
    5. Excellent organizational and project coordination ability with acute attention to detail.
    6. Exceptional interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills.
    7. Proficient with MS Word, Excel, and Project.
    Desired Qualifications
    1. Lean Six Sigma Certification.
    2. Experience leading and facilitating improvement projects in a fast-paced environment.
    3. Successful experience working independently, effectively, and confidently in a team environment.
    4. Ability to train, coach and mentor.