Skip navigation
Operations Lean Continuous Improvement Director
Apply Now

Operations Lean Continuous Improvement Director

26 Applications Submitted for this Position

Job Description

A manufacturer of highly engineered metals products is in need of an Operations and Continuous Improvement executive leader to drive Lean application in their Minnesota operation.  The Director of Lean and Operations will drive daily manufacturing of a metal fabrications site while instituting a lean culture.  Safety, quality, delivery, and cost objectives will be met through application of a lean tool set including:
  • value stream mapping
  • kaizen
  • quick changeover/SMED
  • standardized work
  • 5S
  • cellular manufacturing
  • level scheduling
  • kanban
  • visual control and
  • JIT delivery.

Impact Professional Search is a recruiting organization focused on connecting clients seeking Lean Manufacturing, Lean Sigma, or Demand Flow Manufacturing expertise with candidates whose careers reflect a dedication to the principals of the Toyota Production System, Lean Manufacturing, or Lean Sigma. Our owner comes from a 20-year career in operations from entry level engineer to VP of Operations in companies whose cultures were centered on the instruction, implementation and commitment to Lean as a management philosophy rather than a flavor of the month effort.  

If you have previous experience in Lean Manufacturing Leadership in an established lean culture, we would like to hear from you.

Job Requirements

  • BS degree engineering.
  • 5+ years in manufacturing, 3 years in lean application.
  • Metrics driven decision making.

Job Snapshot

Base Pay $105,000.00 - $125,000.00 /Year
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Executive, Management, Manufacturing
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 5 year(s)
Manages Others Yes
Industry Manufacturing, Industrial, HVAC
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 0615 ops 043
CareerBuilder Tip:
For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

Operations Lean Continuous Improvement Director

Enter notes about this job: