Lean Engineer

Reference Number: jdsenglean
Location: Remington, IN

RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Assist in planning Lean events including developing participant lists, schedule events and plan logistics.
  • Participate in defining metrics required for the lean event.
  • Trains participants to collect metrics and develops metrics reporting format.
  • Assist in facilitation of Lean Kaizen events including acting as group facilitator.
  • Support Kaizen Owner to implement action items.
  • Train and support:  Standard Work, 5S plans, Action plans.
  • Provide support for 5S training activities in the Distribution Center. 
  • Develop competence by performing structured work assignments.
  • Use existing procedures to solve routine or standard designs, methods, techniques, materials and other advances in engineering technology to increase distribution efficiency.

 

REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business or Engineering
  • 3 or more years of experience related to supporting Lean and Kaizen training
  • Previous distribution center experience highly preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership skills. 
  • Good communication skills
  • A minimum of 1 year experience with Microsoft Excel utilizing chart and graphic capability.