Site Operational Excellence Leader

Company: Ducommun Incorporated ( Learn More )

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Job Description

Job Description
Provide continuous improvement support to the manufacturing facility teams by leading projects, implementing new practices, and procedures.

  • Work closely with the Director of Operational Excellence and the General Managers to align continuous improvement projects with business key performance indicators

  • Lead improvement teams utilizing the Six Sigma methodology and lean techniques, track project schedule, benefits, and other key metrics

  • Assures effective customer service and relations by implementing processes to deliver quality products on time

  • Support the Director of OE in standardization of processes and training material

  • Skills & Qualifications

  • Must be a proven leader and team player, with a track record in change management

  • Strong team builder, mentor, and coach

  • Demonstrated ability to implement new techniques and continuous improvement programs at all levels of manufacturing operations

  • Understanding and minimum 5 years experience with world class manufacturing principles including JIT, Demand Flow, Lean Manufacturing, and Six Sigma techniques

  • Planning and organizational skills - prioritization, resource allocation, multi-tasking

  • Creative and innovative approach to problem resolution

  • Facilitation, negotiation, and conflict management skills

  • Intermediate level compute skills in Microsoft Office and Project Management

  • Ability to communicate verbally and in written form with people at all levels

  • Bachelors degree in engineering (ME, IE or EE)

  • 7 to 15 years minimum experience in manufacturing and materials management is required.

  • Experienced and certified Black-Belt or able to achieve certification within 18 months.

  • Job Requirements