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Career Opportunity > Continuous Improvement Coordinator

We are looking for a Continuous Improvement Coordinator who has a proactive approach to problem solving and wants to be part of a growing Canadian manufacturing company.

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Continuous Improvement Coordinator number 1 priority will be to support the production team. The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing and maintaining a continuous improvement culture.

JOB SUMMARY:

  • Starting date: As soon as possible
  • Number of positions to fill: 1
  • Compensation: Based on Experience
  • Work hours: Full time
  • Job status: Permanent, Non-Union Position
  • Work shift: Day

As a Continuous Improvement Coordinator, you will:

  • Be responsible for daily audits to ensure manufacturing processes are maintained
  • Be responsible for establishing and maintaining a continuous improvement culture
  • Participate in cross-functional critical business projects utilizing continuous improvement techniques to identify and eliminate waste throughout the business
  • Manage improvement projects
  • Work directly with the Production Manager to plan, set in motion, and execute specific CI projects
  • Provide technical processing expertise to support yield improvement activities
  • Work with Quality Assurance to identify areas to improve the process to perform within existing specification ranges
  • Coordinate with production, engineering, and maintenance to ensure tasks are being done in coordination with each other
  • Oversee plant organization project including monitoring progress and assisting team members with action items and tools
  • Run simulations of actions on the line to ensure safest, most efficient method is chosen
  • Define the standard time for work actions using the MOST system
  • Acting supervisor for when the shift supervisor is not available
  • Assist with production scheduling or IT troubleshooting whenever required
  • Support production and maintenance teams as required

What we are looking for in our Continuous Improvement Coordinator:

  • Bachelor of Science/Industrial Engineering, Chemical Engineering or equivalent
  • 2+ years of relevant experience in manufacturing
  • Experience in process improvement
  • Knowledge of the principles within a technical area/discipline as well as knowledge and application of continuous improvement techniques
  • Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Strong Computer Skills (MS Office, SharePoint, Teams and more)

Continuous Improvement Coordinator

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