Continuous Improvement Specialist

  • Type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Ref: CIS040917
  • Date Posted September 4, 2017

We currently have a requirement for a Continuous Improvement Specialist to join our client, a market leading pharmaceutical company based in Limerick. This is a full-time, permanent position offering an excellent salary and benefits.

Summary: Works collaboratively and develops extensive knowledge of processes to analyse the flow of work. Organises and drives various improvement initiatives within the operation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops and supports systems; to foster accountability and recognition of continuous improvement efforts.
  • Develops the Continuous Improvement capabilities of the organisation by creating and deploying training for employees.
  • Facilitates and supports cross-site / cross-functional Kaizens, continuous improvements projects, and structured problem solving activities that are working to eliminate waste in work processes.
  • Identifies areas of opportunity by evaluating performance metrics and manages the implementation of remediation.
  • Prepares, distributes & presents project status reports to project team members and management.
  • Assembles and assesses operational data and reports on broad operating performance through a functional report.

Education and Experience:

  • Requires BS/BA in a scientific, engineering or business discipline or equivalent experience and 3+ years of relevant experience;
  • Strong knowledge of continuous improvement approaches (Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, etc.).
  • Previous experience of supporting change in a highly regulated environment is essential.
  • 6 sigma green belt, or equivalent 6 sigma experience.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal & written.
  • Adaptable and flexible with a can do, positive attitude.

For more information on this position please call Melissa Foley on 061 336136 or alternatively apply online now and a member of the Harmonics team will be in touch

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For more information on this position please call Melissa Foley on 061 336136 or alternatively apply online and a member of the Harmonics team will be in touch

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