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Continuous Improvement Engineer

Company: The Judge Group
Location: Elgin
Posted on: September 14, 2023

Job Description:

Our client is currently seeking a Continuous Improvement EngineerThis job will have the following responsibilities:Identify, prioritize, and execute continuous improvement initiatives by establishing standardization and consistency.Apply standard and advanced test engineering techniques to ensure high-quality production of new products and meet production goals.Identify cost-saving opportunities through research, product requirements, and modifications to manufacturing methods and equipment.Analyze workflow, space requirements, and equipment layout to improve the manufacturing organization, aiming for cost reduction, quality enhancement, and efficiency.Utilize Lean principles, practices, and tools, along with consulting and change management processes, to drive ongoing improvements.Assist in defining operational requirements and implementing continuous improvement strategies to exceed business requirements and customer expectations.Deliver formal and informal Lean training and develop the capabilities of the workforce.Establish and implement sound engineering practices in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.Lead continuous improvement initiatives using Industrial Engineering and Lean Six Sigma tools, fostering a culture of ongoing enhancement.Adhere to quality management processes and procedures to ensure operational integrity.Participate in project meetings, including kickoff, planning, progress, and lessons learned meetings.Perform other assigned duties as required.
Qualifications & Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain, or a related field.5+ years of experience in technical or management roles within a plant setting.Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to confidently present to groups.Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and creative thinking abilities.Proficiency in Spanish or Italian (speaking and writing) is a plus.Knowledge of statistical methods and process improvement techniques.Effective communication, team-building, and leadership skills at all levels of the organization.Physical requirements may include reading, lifting, communicating, carrying, sitting, grasping, reaching, standing, kneeling, walking, bending, and twisting.Proficiency in Microsoft Office, with advanced Excel skills.

Keywords: The Judge Group, Elgin , Continuous Improvement Engineer, Engineering , Elgin, Illinois

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