in Troy Alabama!
Six Sigma Project Engineer
Mfg., Inc. a rapidly growing and leading manufacturer of fine
sporting firearms with locations in AL, NY, NJ, and MT has an immediate
opening for an experienced Lean Six Sigma Project Engineer
located in our new expansion site in Troy, Alabama. In this role
you will be responsible for developing a Factory Master Plan (FMP)
roadmap aligned to the 1 - 5-year business plan designed to achieve
Safety, Quality, Delivery and Cost Objectives using lean tools,
techniques and methods. Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
- Coordinate, collect and analyze
data to develop the statistical problem and goal statements geared to
deliver on annual Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost (S, Q, D, C)
- Convene and lead/facilitate
continuous improvement project teams motived to execute Kaizen / Rapid
Improvement Events in collaboration with value stream leaders and
employees to jointly deliver on S, Q, D, C objectives.
- Convene and lead Factory Master Plan
Project Team to develop an integrated plan to drive synchronization
into our manufacturing processes, improve material flow and deliver on
short- and long-term S, Q, D, C objectives.
- Provide frequent updates in an
effective and efficient manner through formal and informal
presentation skills techniques to employees and leaders.
- Ensure change management objectives
are met while all employees pertinent to the project are informed,
engaged and committed to delivering on project
- Develop, identify and share best
manufacturing / lean practices, methods and ideas with all pertinent
value streams leaders, as well as coach and mentor peers and
leadership in lean sigma methods.
- Provide Factory Master Plan (FMP)
leadership, counsel, and understanding of current and advanced lean
techniques to drive business results as it relates to the overall
- Develop FMP options in collaboration
with factory leadership to improve current state capabilities and
position the organization closure to the future state plan.
- Develop and lead annual business
planning (goal deployment) activities with Senior Leadership to chart
the 1 to 3-year plan to drive S, Q, D, C and enhanced growth ambitions
through new product introductions.
- Interpret customer needs and
requirements, translate concepts into best practices, identify
Assembly and Finishing process improvement opportunities, and quantify
results and trends.
- The successful candidate will
possess at least 5-10 years of manufacturing experience incorporating
Industrial Engineering and Lean Methodologies in high volume
- 5-10 years of manufacturing
experience in durable goods industries in roles that directly affected
manufacturing results (Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost).
- Experience in factory planning,
rationalization, materials management/flow is required.
- Certified Black Belt through ASQ or
- Advanced factory master planning and
goal deployment experience in which the candidate has led medium to
large FMP projects to rationalize factories and lead annual business
- Required: Bachelor's degree
in Engineering or equivalent field.
- Preferred: Master's degree.
Kimber offers a competitive
compensation and benefits package that includes health and dental
insurance, 401k Savings Plan, and paid time off.
ready to embark on an exciting career as a Lean Six Sigma Project
Engineer with Kimber Mfg., Inc. in Troy, AL,
please send your resume in Word format, along with a cover letter and
your salary requirements to:
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the subject line of your email. Only qualified candidates will be
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