The Continuous Improvement Manager position will be a change agent within the organization. This individual will help our transformation into a lean culture with full support of senior management. The primary responsibility is to identify areas for process and organizational improvement and collaborate with other departments to implement sustainable solutions. The Continuous Improvement Manager will need to use lean principles and best practices to eliminate waste and capture additional value within operations. Operational areas include zinc die casting, metal stamping, plating, assembly and inspection. This position will be a 5s champion, and will also focus on training others in lean principles and continuous improvement methodology.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
This position will be required to have supervisory responsibilities as the Continuous Improvement department develops. Is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of these units. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
STRATTEC SECURITY CORPORATION is an equal opportunity employer and practices affirmative action to recruit, hire, train, upgrade, transfer and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.