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Continuous Improvement (CI) Executive

Company: Thornshaw Recruitment
Reference: TD9706
Closing Date: 16 Sep 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

My client, a leading pharmaceutical manufacturing company have a vacancy for a Continuous Improvement (CI) Executive.  


My client, a leading pharmaceutical manufacturing company have a vacancy for a Continuous Improvement (CI) Executive.  

Reporting to the site Senior Manager for Continuous Improvement, you will be required to drive improvement mind-set change through use of Tools, Systems and Behaviours.

The ideal candidate will have a third level qualification in a Scientific or Engineering discipline and Lean / Six Sigma Black belt certification. You should also possess minimum 5 years’ experience driving change through Continuous Improvement / Operational Excellence.

The Role
The Continuous Improvement Executive will be responsible to:
•    Drive CI behaviours and mind-sets – coach teams on use of CI tools to drive self-sufficiency in each area
•    Implement CI systems and process to embed CI way of working – Visual management, 5S , Standard problem solving
•    Drive technical CI projects – Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) improvement, yield improvement, improvement, Waste elimination
The Competencies /Skills required are as follows:
•    Cross functional / Team worker
•    Can lead change
•    Influence others
•    Drive results
•    Decision maker
•    Self-starter, take initiative, work with minimal guidance and drive progress
•    Structures systematic approach
•    Problem solver – leading problem-solving activities under pressure – driving results using structured problem solving
•    Value stream thinking – Demonstrated understanding of Flow, connecting processes and changing thinking around optimising flow.

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Contact Information:

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Barton House 6 Old Dublin Road Stillorgan Co. Dublin

Rep. Ireland
Tel:  00 353 (1) 278 4671
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