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Continuous Improvement Specialist - Entry Level

Company: Marquardt
Location: Cazenovia
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Continuous Improvement Specialist - Entry Level

We are currently in search of a Continuous Improvement Specialist - Entry Level to join our Other areas department of the Marquardt Group in our location Cazenovia (USA).
The Continuous Improvement Specialist is responsible for implementing the continuous improvement program throughout the organization.

  • Plan, perform, and implement continual improvement initiatives that include Lean and Six Sigma methodologies (DMAIC, Kaizen, PDCA, Ishikawa, etc.) to drive change, increased efficiency, positive impacts to targeted KPI's, and growth across the organization.
  • Lead, coordinate and promote employee continuous improvement idea submissions program (MIP), calculate savings, issue monetary awards and recognition to employees according to MIP policy.
  • Research, analyze, and look for new, innovative ideas and approaches to develop and improve business processes and conduct related cost-benefit analyses.
  • Plan, coordinate, and facilitate workshops such as SMED's, GEMBa's, Kaizen's, Process Improvements, etc. and training events.
    Required Qualifications:
    • Associate's degree in Industrial Engineering (Bachelor's preferred) with 2+ year's related experience, or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
    • LSS Training, Green Belt certification preferred.
    • Experience in a manufacturing environment.
    • Advanced computer skills, especially Excel and PowerPoint.Working knowledge of Mini-Tab, Qs-Stat, or other statistical software.
    • Exceptional soft skills - communication, facilitation, enthusiasm, motivated, driven, independent, self-starter, creative, analytical, and a problem solver.
      • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally as needed
        Physical Demands:
        • Ability to sit for extended periods.
        • Ability to walk and stand for extended periods.
        • Ability to regularly lift and/or move objects weighing up to 10 lbs
        • Ability to occasionally lift and/or move objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
        • Ability to use close vision, color vision, and depth perception for extended periods.Work Environment:
          • Work environment is generally clean and quiet.
          • Recycling is required.
          • Employee is regularly required to work near moving mechanical parts.
            Core Values We Admire:
            • Integrity -You believe in honest and transparent communication internally and externally.
            • Flexibility - You enjoy a fast-paced, dynamic environment and remain positive and agile when plans change an evolve.
            • Partnership - You are an excellent team player who is able to build strong relationships and effectively partner with other team members to achieve results.
            • Innovation - You think outside of the box and share your ideas with the team to support new and game changing technology.
            • Pursuit of Excellence - You strive to be the best, in and out of Marquardt.
              The Perks of Working at Marquardt:
              • Innovative products and diverse customer base.
              • Competitive compensation and paid vacation annually plus personal time.
              • Generous benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance that start on your first day, as well as disability and 401K matching.
              • Support and resources to continue your learning and development, including a tuition reimbursement program.
              • Supplier discounts on GM, FCA, and Ford.
              • Amazingly smart and fun teammates, and a management team invested in your development and success.
              • Company events such as picnics and holiday gatherings and supporting the community as a team.#INDHP

                Contact Person:
                Samantha Gray, +1 248 829-4072

                Marquardt Switches Inc. --- 2711 Route 20 East --- Cazenovia, NY --- 13035 --- USA

Keywords: Marquardt, Syracuse , Continuous Improvement Specialist - Entry Level, Other , Cazenovia, New York

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