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Continuous Improvement Engineer

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Location
Roanoke, VA
Salary
$70,000 - $90,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor
Date
May 08, 2018
Job ID
2595637
Our consumer goods manufacturing client is seeking a Continuous Improvement Engineer for their Roanoke, VA location. The CI Engineer position will work directly with the General Manager to improve productivity and efficiency at the plant level. 
 
Must Have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in required. Master’s degree preferred.  
  • Minimum of 5 years of management experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to efficiently and effectively identify and solve problems and manage the growth the company is experiencing.
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with R&D, Engineering, Maintenance and Upper Management with respect to challenges or opportunities.
  • Experience with continuous improvement initiatives such as Lean Manufacturing Kaizen & 6-Sigma.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite. CAD AS400 is a plus.     
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • The Continuous Improvement Engineer works with management to implement workforce plans; oversees all production activities within the department; participates in interview process and new employee orientations as needed and appropriate.
  • The CI Engineer manages and participates in continuous improvement initiatives.
  • The CI Engineer maintains work area consistent with 5S program and training.
  • The CI Engineer communicates with clients using well-developed writing and speaking skills and proven aptitude in writing business communications. Uses communication technologies efficiently.
  • The CI Engineer embraces and promotes culture and mission.
  • The CI Engineer acts responsibly and follows professional code of conduct as set forth by senior personnel.