Job Code: 2020-PRO STF-1
FT/PT Status: Regular Full Time
Location: Tinton Falls, NJ
Company: Kiely Family of Companies
The Process Improvement Engineer develops and executes process improvement projects in support of the organization’s strategy. This process expert is responsible for identifying workflow improvement opportunities while working cross functionally with operational and support teams. This role performs assessments to analyze the current state of operations, develops procedural changes, recommends and executes improvements, and implements necessary controls to sustain results. The Process Improvement Engineer acts as a change agent, partnering with all divisions and companies of the enterprise. We commit to building and sustaining highly trained teams and empowering team members by fostering an environment of growth & career advancement.
Coordinate and oversee departmental initiatives in both operations and office environments.
Collect and analyze data to identify improvements to processes that are heavily reliant on controls.
Implement improvement actions, using a positive, engaging and motivating approach with team members at all levels of the enterprise.
Identify risks and necessary control points in processes and recommend control solutions.
Develop, maintain, and train to process documentation (i.e. flowcharts, SOP’s).
Work with key internal stakeholders ensuring they are consulted and informed regarding potential process improvement changes.
Develop flow diagrams, technical documentation and specifications in accordance with internal requirements.
Execute Operational Excellence strategy in conjunction with company code of ethics.
Provide business justification and market intelligence as needed.
Proactively engage with external resources to remain knowledgeable of emerging technologies, industry trends, and improvement methodologies.
To be successful in this position, you will have:
Bachelor’s degree required in Industrial Engineering or other technical degree with equivalent work experience
Experience in Systems / Process Engineering or Process Improvement.
Proven track record of identifying and delivering year-over-year results using metric-driven problem solving.
Experience in change management.
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Ability to develop and deliver engaging and effective presentations.
Ability to manage multiple priorities with tight deadlines.
Solid organizational, problem solving and analytical skills, including proficiency in statistical analysis.
Team player who can also work independently and thrives in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to manage through influence and build strong relationships.
Advanced proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications, including Visio.
This position requires travel to NJ sites based on project assignment.
Six Sigma, Lean, and/or Change Management Certification a plus
Who we are:
The Kiely Family of Companies established in 1952 specializes in design – build serving the utility, natural gas, petroleum, water resources, and pipeline transportation sectors with offices throughout the Northeast. As an ENR 600 company, heavily concentrated in the Northeast, the Kiely Family of Companies employs more than 1,000 team members throughout the United States and abroad.
We offer team members:
The Kiely Family of Companies offers an excellent total compensation package which includes competitive health benefits and a generous 401k plan. We will continuously educate, train, and develop our team members through Kiely University.
Kiely Family of Companies is an equal opportunity, M / F / D / V employer.