Motrex LLC Corporate Master Black Belt in Columbus, Indiana
Primary role will be to lead and manage a Lean Six Sigma Project Portfolio to drive business improvements while meeting corporate financial objectives. This key team member will drive the continuous improvement journey through Lean Six Sigma based process improvement initiatives. This position will deliver primarily Lean training to drive process improvements in manufacturing environments. Measuring and reporting progress on an on-going basis using a balanced scorecard will be key. This position requires a thorough understanding and demonstrated execution of the Continuous Improvement process, ability to build strong relationships with cross functional teams, and lead with limited authority.
Provide oversight of the Continuous Improvement (CI) project portfolio and work with CI teams to strengthen the pipeline through strategy deployment, KPI awareness and Value Stream Mapping activities
Act as the corporate champion for CI, driving problem solving and a zero-waste cultural change
Assist the organization in driving process improvements and cost-savings projects to completion and support project teams as the Lean Six Sigma mentor and trainer
Take initiative to apply expertise to addresses critical business issues and focus on developing long-term solutions
Drive a culture of setting robust controls and properly hand them off to process owners
Accelerate large scale Lean cultural change to reduce waste in everything we do
Participate with cross-functional teams to make improvements to products and processes ensuring the highest quality products are delivered to the customer
Identify projects that will meet financial goals. Support plants to generate projects based strategy
Act as the lead trainer for internal Lean Six Sigma training courses for the organization
Maintain and improve upon the CI training curriculum including both Lean and Six Sigma training tools
Assist in standardizing and sharing Best-In-Class continuous improvement practices throughout the organization
Mentor and coach Black Belts, Green Belts, Lean Professionals and other members of project teams
Education, Experience, Certifications:
4 year technical degree in science, statistics, engineering, or quality
Master’s degree preferred
8 years related experience in a manufacturing environment
5 years process improvement experience in manufacturing using formal Lean & Six Sigma tools.
Six Sigma Black Belt or Master Black Belt through an accredited organization
COMPETENCIES, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE:
Change Agent - strong leadership and teaming capabilities with the ability to operate independently and affect change across functions
Experience in manufacturing plants and processes
Demonstrated proficiency in Lean Tools: 5S, JIT, VSM, SMED, Kaizen, Error Proofing, Line Balancing, Process Flow, Kanban, A3, etc.
Self-motivated and able to show leadership, team, and individual contributor accomplishments
Passion for driving change in a complex, manufacturing environment
Proven track record of developing, training, and coaching CI Organizations
Ability to communicate with senior levels of the organization
Strong verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
Strong computer skills –Windows based programs and Minitab
- This position requires about 40% travel
Motrex is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Motrex (motrexllc.com) provides services to industrial manufacturing and recycling businesses. We specialize in Finance and Accounting, Purchasing, EHS Compliance, Quality and Human Resource Management, as well as Information Technology. Our multi-functional approach enables us to exploit synergy potential and thus improve the competitiveness of our clients’ businesses.
Job Locations IN-Columbus
Requisition ID 2023-4168
Category Manufacturing - Operations
Position Type Regular Fulltime
Location : Address 2405 Norcross Dr
Location : Postal Code 47201