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Senior CI Engineer

Mirfield, Yorkshire
£35,000 to £50,000
Job Type
20 Sep 2022
Elevation Engineering and Manufacturing are looking for an ambitious, autonomous, forward-thinking Continuous Improvement Lead/Engineer/Manager to join a leading manufacturer in West Yorkshire.Reporting directly into the senior leadership team, this key hire for the business will be responsible for driving performance improvements across the whole sites manufacturing processes, removing non-value added activities and being a leader of change.This role is the perfect opportunity for a driven continuous improvement/lean leader looking for the autonomy to further develop their career in a role combining hands on projects and the development of a lean culture from the ground up.The Continuous Improvement Leaders duties and responsibilities will include:- Leading and mentoring the existing workforce, to create a continuous improvement ethos- Propose and plan Kaizen Events alongside other team CI activities- Communicating a strong knowledge of lean/six sigma theory and driving it's application through all aspects of manufacturing and the business overall- Drive line optimisation, timings, bottleneck studies, and maintain/improve current procedures- Lead and drive a continuous improvement culture and develop this internally- Manage a portfolio of projects utilising tools such as 5S, Value Stream Mapping, Standardised working, problem solving, and TPM to drive business KPI's- Improve efficiency through analysis and planning of work flow, space requirements and equipment layout- Ensuring full compliance with all Health & Safety / Quality site requirementsWe are very keen to speak to you if you have the following skills and experience:- Proven experience identifying and implementing CI initiatives- Project management experience within manufacturing (process improvement activities)- Understanding of Lean/Six Sigma techniques and the implementation of 5S, Kaizen, value stream mapping or other lean manufacturing methodologies (SS Green Belt desirable)- Track record of delivering sustainable CI Projects, small to large scale- An ability to teach/coach lean methodologies across the site & teamElevation Engineering & Manufacturing is a specialist recruitment consultancy dealing with engineering, technical and operational positions in Yorkshire and the surrounding regions. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing the position in more detail, we would love to hear from you.To apply for this position please send in your application online. For all enquires speak to Jack Heffren on or email.
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  • Job Reference: 717075340-2
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Elevation Recruitment Group
    Elevation Recruitment Group
  • Location: Mirfield, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent