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Operational Excellence Engineer

Company : Safran Aerosystems Evacuation Job field : Continuous improvement Location : Wall Township , New Jersey , United States Contract type : Permanent Contract duration : Full-time Required degree : Bachelor's Degree Required experience : More than 3 years Professional status : Professional, Engineer & Manager Salary range : TBD

Job Description

The Operational Excellence Engineer will implement, sustain and recommend operational excellence initiatives, including:
• Continuous Improvement teams and Progress Plans.
• GEMBA Walks.
• Electronic Performance Dashboards.
• 5S+1 programs.
• Participative Innovation Systems.
• Trainings.
• Communication of OPEX initiatives.
• Lean Steering Committee support.
• Facility layout control updates.
• QRQC coaching and reporting.
• Hoshin Kanri and One Safran project support.
• Value Stream Maps.
• Visual factory management.

In order to contribute to the company goals of process flow improvements, floor space optimization, lead-time reduction, elimination of defects, inventory reduction and on-time delivery, all in agreement with the company's Operational Excellence vision required to make Safran Aerosystems Evacuation a world-class manufacturer.

Job Requirements

Knowledge expectations:
• Knowledge of Lean-Sigma tools, such as Value Stream Map, waste identification, Continuous Improvement Fundamentals, 5S+1, Just in time, KPIs, SMED, takt time, pull system, ANDON, Poka Yoke, TPM, FIFO, Kaizen, 7 Quality tools, statistical tools, FMEA, APQP, DOE.

Language Skills:
• Must be fluent in English with the ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical journals related to Lean Six Sigma.
• Must be able to clearly and effectively present information to team members and management in English.

Mathematical Skills:
• Must be able to perform basic mathematical calculations including rates, ratios, percentages, and yields, as well as statistical analysis.

Computer Skills:
• Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Visio, AutoCAD, iGrafx and Minitab.

Education and Experience:
• Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering from a four-year college or university. One year of related experience desirable.

Reasoning Ability:
• Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
• Ability to analyze processes and identify best practices, areas requiring improvement, and activities that do not add value.
• Ability to make decisions based on facts.

Licenses, certificates, and registrations:
• Lean 6 Sigma Certification Desirable

Other skills and abilities:
• Must be able to work independently with little direction.
• Must be able to coordinate meetings in an efficient manner and ensure all members attend.
• Must be able to work effectively within a team environment.
• Must be able to manage multiple projects concurrently
• Must have the ability to deliver to plan and deadlines.

Specificity of the job

• Travel to other facilities for periods of 2 weeks or less may be required up to 4 times per year.

Locate your future workplace

1747 NJ 34 NJ 07727

Wall Township

New Jersey United States

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