Process Improvement Engineer
Ashworth Bros., Inc.
Winchester, VA

About $68,000 - $87,000 a year

EducationSkillsBenefits

Successful performance includes meeting production milestones for factory set up and improvement efforts, integrating solutions to enhance capacity, support manufacturing productivity targets/initiatives, transitioning safe practices into the manufacturing areas, and maintaining projectcost targets and budgetary constraints.

  • Determine, develop and deploy a framework of continuous improvement utilizing lean principles by performing value-stream analysis simulations
  • Establish methods for maximum utilization of facilities and personnel
  • Conduct studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, equipment purchase/lease/maintenance
  • Engage in regular communications with the operations managers, planners, logistics, floor operations and operations team to assess operations performance
  • Design of factory layouts, factory modeling/simulation, and to ensure data aligns with the overall plan and vision for the manufacturing site
  • Collaborate with various internal departments that include Engineering, Quality, Supply Chain, Maintenance/Facilities, Purchasing, Finance, Sales and the Operation team to develop a world class manufacturing facility
  • Deliver strategic inputs for manufacturing plans, labor targets, productivity improvements, operations strategy and manufacturing readiness valuations;
  • Maintain a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety objectives and policies
  • Support other projects as needed by management or as business needs change

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Process Improvement/Engineering: 3 years (Required)
  • Lean Manufacturing: 3 years (Required)
  • Statistical Analysis: 2 years (Required)
  • Leadership Development: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Statistical Process Control: 2 years (Required)
  • Visual Basic: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonuses

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Professional development assistance