Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc

EXECUTIVE RECRUITERS
FOR THE FOOD & BEVERAGE
MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES

Job Reference Code: WP-1623
Job Title: CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT SPECIALIST
Location: Central Valley of California
Salary: $100,000 + 5% bonus potential
Last Updated: 11/09/2020
Our services have been retained to recruit a CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT SPECIALIST for central California based food processor. Corporate role supporting 6 plants across the Central Valley – limited overnight travel. Position reports to the CI Manager and is a new role. Will be based in medium size community offering good schools, moderate cost-of-living and an abundance of outdoor recreational options. This is an immediate need!

Will drive the improvement of processes and systems in the manufacturing plants, and implement programs that will have continuing long-term benefits. Develop plans, schedules, and budgets for projects to improve existing manufacturing processes. This role is a key position within the organization responsible for the delivery of process innovation and continuous improvement initiatives across multiple manufacturing departments. It will play an important role in helping to foster a culture of sustainable change through the creation and embedding of LEAN methodology, and the supporting framework, to deliver business transformation.

DETAILED JOB DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

REQUIREMENTS: • Four year college degree preferred but not required. • Accredited Lean/Six Sigma Green Belt certification required, preferably Black Belt. • Minimum 3-7 years proven continuous improvement analytical experience from a similar role, including project management and business analysis with an excellent understanding of continuous improvement concepts including Six Sigma, Lean, value stream mapping. • Ability to set-up, facilitate and lead service improvement sessions with a range of business stakeholders (incl. experience of process/value stream mapping).

Salary to $100,000 + 5% bonus potential, good growth potential, competitive benefits, and relocation assistance. Please send resume if any interest or questions. Thanks and hope to hear from you soon!

Wade Palmer Wade Palmer & Associates, Inc. 417-860-5607 – cell wep@job-recruiters.com www.job-recruiters.com