Lead Operational Excellence Engineer

Job Title: Lead Operational Excellence Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122672
Contact Name: Larry O’Leary
Contact Email: larry@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: almost 6 years ago

Job Description

Lead Operational Excellence Engineer
Our client, a World Class manufacturing company, now seeks an Lead Operational Excellence Engineer due to continued expansion of their operations.

The successful candidate will assist in developing a road map for lean on-site, projecting key site goals and timelines. This role will lead projects that support the Lean rollout across the site.

This hire will provide industrial engineering and Lean Manufacturing leadership within the Business Process Improvement Group and across the site. The hire will consistently drives continuous improvements throughout the business.

Candidates must have strong Project Management experience, ideally delivering site wide programmes to deliver strategic Improvements and enable Operational Excellence, while promoting and advancement of the lean culture within the plant.

This is a permanent role based in Cork.

Requirements Operational Excellence Engineer:
Honours Bachelor's degree required (technical or business).
7+ years? experience within Lean thinking, 6 Sigma or Business Process Improvement related role in manufacturing industry.
Track record of implementing initiatives relating to continuous / process improvements and/or cost savings within the manufacturing industry.
Excellent Computer literacy with experience of appropriate simulation and CAD packages an advantage.
Recognised Lean / 6 Sigma certification a distinct advantage.
Ability to communicate and influence effectively.
Project Management skills.

Please phone Larry on +353 1 2302400 / larry@rftgroup.ie / www.rftgroup.ie

The RFT Group, BioPharmaceutical Division specialise exclusively in the recruitment of scientists, engineers and executives for the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and medical device sectors.

Key words: operational excellence, business process improvement, Blackbelt, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, Industrial engineering, Cork, Tipperary, Waterford, Kerry, Limerick.