Title: Process Engineer Location: CORNELIA, GA , 30531, Hybrid Role Duration: 12 months Top skills: Strong background in "continuous improvement" technologies Understand and build machine & staffing models Daily responsibility : Biggest portion (50%+) capacity analysis in Needles area most likely. (press, stamping, electro polishing, laser drilling) Job Description: The Principal Process Excellence Engineer is responsible for implementing key business improvement initiatives for manufacturing lines within a larger site. He/She defines opportunities, analyzes data, designs manufacturing line flows, leads and improves business processes. Leads multifunction, cross departmental high level complex projects and initiatives. Improvement initiatives are led by influencing cross-functional teams that deliver tangible business results through the application of Lean and Six Sigma principles, methodologies and tools. Utilizing business, leadership and technical skills, the Principal Process Excellence Engineer will both execute projects and mentor groups (associate to management) at the site, developing a continuous improvement culture. Researches optimum routing, cost, quality, and morale through service in routine activities and the development, recommendation, and implementation of projects. Applies new manufacturing equipment and/or design improvements to existing equipment and employs automation where feasible and practical. EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION 1. Bachelor's degree in engineering or science discipline with 8-10 years or more related experience. 2. An advanced degree, such an MS or an MBA is preferred. Proven track record of significant process improvements for medical device manufacturing. REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSES and AFFILIATIONS. 1. Lean or Six Sigma certification as Green Belt or Black Belt is preferred. 2. Experience should include Six Sigma and Lean methodologies, Project management and strong cross-functional business experience. 3. Demonstrates expertise to troubleshoot manufacturing line operations, including issues such as yield losses and value stream constraints to improve efficiency of production runs. Demonstrated ability to lead plant levels improvement initiatives and cost reduction projects. 4. Strong organizational, interpersonal oral and written communication skills. 5. Understanding of financial process (standard cost development) and business planning is preferred. 6. Ability to prioritize and manage multiple commitments and shift priorities according to changes in business needs. 7. Maintains engagement with personnel at all levels of the organization.
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