Junior Continuous improvement specialist
Leesta industries
Pointe-Claire, QC
Reporting to the General Manager, the continuous improvement engineer will be responsible for promoting a culture of continuous improvement throughout the company. He / she will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategic plan based on Lean methodologies within a dynamic and motivated team.
Responsibilities
Work in collaboration with the management team to identify continuous improvement projects based on the short-term and long-term strategic plan;
Recommend and implement measures to increase the efficiency and quality of equipment and processes;
Identify opportunities to reduce non-value added work in a cost-control manner;
Coordinate continuous improvement projects throughout the company and support localized projects within each department;
Analyze and plan the use and optimization of work areas, resource capacity, equipment requirements, operational flow, etc. to ensure for maximum efficiency;
Implement performance indicators and monitor productivity and cost performance measures;
Collaborate on the success of ''Lean'' events and projects;
Job qualifications
University degree in industrial engineering;
Professional experience of at least 1 to 2 years in a similar position;
Knowledge of best practices in process optimization;
Knowledge of ERP systems;
Effective interpersonal and project management skills;
Perfectly bilingual: French and English (spoken and written).
** PMP certification is a highly regarded asset.