MPS Kaizen Coordinator

Where

Louisville, KY

What you'll be doing

Provides leadership and daily direction to team members. Ensures team is utilizing tools and methods (e.g. cycle time/time studies, job analysis, standardized work charts, etc) to seek out operational improvement opportunities (e.g. scrap, downtime, waste elimination etc.) within the division. Oversees the gathering and analyzing of data to establish root cause of issues/problems; and presents findings and recommendations to management. Assist in development, writing and maintenance of JES documents. Leads continuous improvement groups to support problem solving activities. Oversees the implementation of problem solutions; and new and/or improved standards within the division including but not limited to communicating results, training and coaching team associates. Displays a positive attitude towards safety, works safely, follows all company policies and reports all unsafe and unhealthy conditions. Reports all unsafe and unhealthy conditions or acts to management immediately. Reports injuries, accidents, illnesses, near misses, and property damage immediately to candidate supervisor or member of management.

What your background should be

A minimum of six (6) months of demonstrated experience. Superior verbal, written and presentation skills are required to effectively communicate and interact with management, employees, co-workers and corporate personnel. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint with the ability to learn additional software and operating systems as needed. Strong analytical and problem solving skills required along with the desire to learn new techniques. Ability to work effectively within a team environment while exhibiting excellent leadership and training skills. Attention to detail a must.

Required Schooling / Training

High school diploma.

Who is the client company

This is an innovative leader in the development and manufacturing of high quality complete seating systems.
If you are interested in this position, send your resume to apply@kochdavis.com