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Continuous Improvement/Process Leader

Leclerc Biscuits Leclerc Ltée 2019-7-11
  • Full-Time
  • Continuous Improvement
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Leclerc is a family business with 115 years of experience, tradition and know-how passed down from people with heart. Thanks to our 1,200 employees in eight plants in Canada and the United States, we are constantly innovating to exceed the expectations of both small and large appetites.

 

Position Summary

 

Reporting to the plant manager, the Continuous Improvement and Processes Leader supports managers in improving their operational processes by implementing and monitoring activities to maximize the effectiveness of the various resources used.

 

Responsibilities

Lead of improvement projects

  • Develop, propose and prioritize Lean Six Sigma and process improvement projects;
  • Executes Lean Six Sigma and process improvement projects related to the plant's strategic plan;
  • Supports quality and process specialists in the implementation of projects;
  • Facilitates workshops in a DMAIC project management approach;
  • Assistance in identifying opportunities for improvement;
  • Manages change brought about by new methods;

Operations support

  • Organizes and participates in prevention activities and raises workers' awareness of value-added production concepts;
  • Analyze the various causes of waste and suggest improvements;
  • Implement and support managers in their respective improvement projects;
  • Plan and organize the various improvement programs (H&S, TPM, 6S, Six Sigma, Ishikawa diagram, etc.)
  • Support for the implementation of new products;
  • Technical expert: Operations coach;
  • Ensure line start-ups are on-time and consistent;
  • Participates in various operational meetings.

 

Knowledge Management Processes

  • Documents processes and writes work instructions and specifications;
  • Develops and maintains the tools necessary to improve the organization's overall performance;
  • Develops training related to their field of expertise and trains the workforce appropriately.

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science/Industrial Engineering/Food or Chemical Engineering or eguivalent education/experience;
  • Possess 2+ years of relevant experience in manufacturing;
  • Specialist in business process improvement;
  • Desire for career growth;
  • Willing and available to cover the various shifts as needed;
  • Be available for occasional travel.

 

Joining Leclerc's dynamic and passionate team provides an opportunity to work every day to promote people’s well-being by offering high quality products. Would you like to build a career in a motivating work environment with nonstop exciting challenges? Please apply through the site.


 

Position Summary
--------------------


 

Reporting to the plant manager, the Continuous Improvement and Processes Leader supports managers in improving their operational processes by implementing and monitoring activities to maximize the effectiveness of the various resources used.

 

Responsibilities
--------------------


Lead of improvement projects
 - Develop, propose and prioritize Lean Six Sigma and process improvement projects;
 - Executes Lean Six Sigma and process improvement projects related to the plant's strategic plan;
 - Supports quality and process specialists in the implementation of projects;
 - Facilitates workshops in a DMAIC project management approach;
 - Assistance in identifying opportunities for improvement;
 - Manages change brought about by new methods;


Operations support
 - Organizes and participates in prevention activities and raises workers' awareness of value-added production concepts;
 - Analyze the various causes of waste and suggest improvements;
 - Implement and support managers in their respective improvement projects;
 - Plan and organize the various improvement programs (H&S, TPM, 6S, Six Sigma, Ishikawa diagram, etc.)
 - Support for the implementation of new products;
 - Technical expert: Operations coach;
 - Ensure line start-ups are on-time and consistent;
 - Participates in various operational meetings.


 

Knowledge Management Processes
 - Documents processes and writes work instructions and specifications;
 - Develops and maintains the tools necessary to improve the organization's overall performance;
 - Develops training related to their field of expertise and trains the workforce appropriately.


 

Requirements
--------------------

 - Bachelor of Science/Industrial Engineering/Food or Chemical Engineering or eguivalent education/experience;
 - Possess 2+ years of relevant experience in manufacturing;
 - Specialist in business process improvement;
 - Desire for career growth;
 - Willing and available to cover the various shifts as needed;
 - Be available for occasional travel.


 

Joining Leclerc's dynamic and passionate team provides an opportunity to work every day to promote people’s well-being by offering high quality products. Would you like to build a career in a motivating work environment with nonstop exciting challenges? Please apply through the site.
Montgomery, Pennsylvania

MONTGOMERY

Leclerc’s American story begins in the heart of Pennsylvania in 2002, just 15 minutes from Williamsport. Our thriving Montgomery plant continues to make crackers and granola bars that are loved by all.

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