Imagine your future at 3M
As a Lean Manufacturing Engineer you will apply the Enterprise Excellence Principles and engage people to enhance value from a customer’s perspective as well as the organization’s financial performance.
You will use continuous improvement strategies, methodologies, systems, and tools to increase the flow of product, reduce variation, eliminate all forms of waste to drive our manufacturing and supply chain(s) towards enterprise excellence.
This role is a member of the Plant Leadership Team. In this role you will :
Define operational excellence strategies for the site
Align division, business group, corporate, to the customer
Collaborate in defining current and future state of the organization and support the value stream owners in the development of the plan to achieve the future state
Drives collaboration between support groups and manufacturing to create and deploy strategy
Drives Operational Excellence through the teaching and use of Lean methodologies
Create and maintain the system that uses VSIP as the lens to drive improvement plans for the site, including project hoppers
Seek, share, and implement best practices
What we are looking for :
Engineering degree preferred
Project management leadership experience and demonstrated ability to develop and drive time lines
Lean Management System, Lean Six Sigma, Black Belt or Green Belt experience
Experience in analytical and statistical problem solving
Strong leadership, team building, interpersonal and communication skills.
Effective facilitation, communication and teaching skills.
Self-directed change agent that leads with high energy and passion
Ability to work well with cross functional teams and corporate business contacts.
Attention to detail, Proactive, Results Oriented, Organized, ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
Integrity and a professional approach to work
English and Spanish is a MUST
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