Senior Lean Process Engineer, Supply Operations, Franklinton, NC - United States
Pioneer a brighter future
At Novozymes, we work in close partnership with our customers and the global community to make an impact
and help create a better world for those around us, for each other and for the next generation. We use science
to advance industries, and as part of Supply Operations, you will produce and deliver the biological solutions
that boost our customers’ business and pave the way for a brighter future.
Senior Lean Process Engineer, Supply Operations, Franklinton, NC
In this role, you will help lead your colleagues across Franklinton Operations (FO) on our LEAN journey. You will lead projects, activities, and workshops to improve workflow delivering improvements in cost, time, and variation. You will be an advocate for LEAN and assist the FO management in implementing a LEAN culture. You will also develop methods and/or specify equipment that improves safety, cycle time, productivity, quality, and repeatability utilizing Lean techniques and team building skills. You will improve operational performance utilizing data driven project models, such as Six Sigma and Root Cause Analysis and along with the FO management team, you will ensure gains are sustained. You will also develop LEAN and data driven problem solving competencies within Franklinton Operations.
In this position you need to have:
Demonstrated success in process improvements utilizing Lean Manufacturing Tools and Processes or Six Sigma / DMAIC methodologies
Minimum LEAN or Six Sigma Green Belt, Black Belt strongly preferred. If not certified, commits to achieve this within a year in role.
Bachelor's Degree in a technical field, advanced degree or engineering degree a plus 10+ years’ experience in an appropriate manufacturing environment
Must be a self-starter and like to take the lead, driving processes
High personal energy and initiative
Ability to successfully build and lead cross functional teams
Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
Are you the next Zymer in our team? Consider a career with Novozymes and let’s realize your potential together.
Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions. Together with customers, partners and the global community, we improve industrial performance while preserving the planet’s resources and helping build better lives. As the world’s largest provider of enzyme and microbial technologies, our bioinnovation enables higher agricultural yields, low-temperature washing, energy-efficient production, renewable fuel and many other benefits that we rely on today and in the future. We call it Rethink Tomorrow. www.novozymes.com
Deadline is: April 19, 2017
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