Celadon Continuous Improvement Engineer in Janesville, Wisconsin
Continuous Improvement Engineer
Date Posted: 5/14/2018
Job Code: CONTIMPENG
Location: Janesville, WI
Address: 101 W. Venture Dr.
Country: United States of America
Facilitate Lean, Continuous Improvement, and 5S projects.
Provide lean methodology expertise for warehouse wide deployment, including core tools: 5s, Kaizen, A3 Thinking, Standardized Work, VSM, and Problem Solving, Layout optimization
Drives rigorous deployment and use of metrics for all functions, resulting in clear direction for continuous improvement efforts.
Identify opportunities to increase accuracy, optimize resources, and develop solutions and implement the solutions
Operate in an efficient/cost conscious manner so that all budgeted objectives are achieved.
Use appropriate measurements, analysis, and evaluation methods to accurately identify and document process improvements financially.
Monitor the progress of planned improvement implementation to assure timely action, and achievement of expected tangible benefits.
Determine resource needs (Management & supervisory) based on work tasks, activity levels, product dimensional profiles and technical requirements of work required
Use IE tools to help estimate the work content for new bids and RFQ
Help sites with Annual Operating Budget estimation
Develop training material and train warehouse personnel.
Communication within the organization at all levels, from individual contributors to leadership level.
Create, update, and maintain Standard Operating Procedures
Desired Skills and Experience at a Minimum
Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering or related field
5 + years of full time Lean industrial engineering experience in a warehousing / distribution center environment with proven success in cost reduction and process re-engineering projects
Experience with analytical tools such as flow charts, Pareto charts, cause and effect diagrams, run charts, etc.
Must have experience in WMS / ERP systems.
Must be willing to travel up to 10% to warehouse sites nearby and sites within US
Previous coaching and training experience.
Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal communication skills and organization skills
A competitive starting base salary
Fun upbeat atmosphere with good work life balance
Casual dress/ work environment
A comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage as well as the opportunity to participate in our 401(k) program
Celadon, one of Indiana's fastest growing companies, is looking for top candidates to join our winning team! Apply today for the opportunity to work with an industry leader to service our Fortune 500 client-base.