Flex N Gate Continuous Improvement Coordinator in Ionia, Michigan

dl dtlabelCompany/label/dt ddVentra Ionia Main LLC/dd /dl h2Scope of the Position/h2 div div div A certified Critical X Black Bel manages process improvement projects. They will use the Critical X/ Six Sigma tools and techniques, assigns project team tasks and uses the Critical X Pathway or DMAIC to complete process improvement projects. By defining the problem, measuring the current process by using the plant data to develop meaningful Pareto Analysis, analyzing the relevant data, optimizing the process and controlling the process output. The Black Belt will guide and coach the Green Belt teams to reduce defects and minimize process and product variation. The BB is a project manager that utilizes these skills to lead the Green Belt projects to successful completion. div id="iCIMS_Expandable_Button"/div /div /div /div h2Responsibilities/h2 div div div h3Job Duties/h3 liDevelops Pareto Analysis from plant metrics data that can be used to develop projects from known problems../li liCollaborates with the Plant managers and Directors of Manufacturing in developing projects./li liAssists the Plant Manager in assigning correct personnel to the correct project team./li liCoaches and Mentors the teams in the Critical X Tool box and drives projects to completion./li li Ensures that the projects are on task and timing. Reduces project roadblocks by working closely with the Plant Manager and Directors of Manufacturing. /li liEnsures that the project is written and logged into the PLM system for Lessons Learned./li /ul h3Core Competencies/h3 liCertified Black Belt in Critical X/li liHas demonstrated a high level of professionalism/li liExcellent Communication Skills/li liProficiency in Computer skills especially excel and powerpoint/li liHas demonstrated a proficiency in data analysis and project management(required to gain a Black Belt)/li liHas demonstrated an ability to coach and mentor (required to gain a Black Belt)/li /ul div id="iCIMS_Expandable_Button"/div /div /div /div h2Qualifications/h2 div div div li divFour (4) year bachelorrsquo;s degree is preferred but not required./div /li liBlack Belt Certification in Critical X and Six Sigma/li liWell-developed organizational skills with the ability to manage a variety of tasks./li liStrong proficiency with MS Office programs including: Word, Excel, Project, Outlook and PowerPoint; and, the ability to learn other applications quickly../li liExcellent verbal and written communication skills in English./li liAbility to work well independently and as part of a strong team/li liStrong statistical methods knowledge and analytical ability./li liKnowledge of metal stamping, chrome plating, plastic injection, welding and assembly is an asset./li liEnthusiasm for challenge and new initiatives are prerequisites./li liAbility to manage multiple projects./li liTroubleshooting ability is required./li liMust be a highly motivated, service and team-oriented individual with an attention to detail./li liPhysical ability to lift 25lbs./li liTravel as necessary./li liManual dexterity required to use desktop computer and peripherals./li liOvertime as required. Ability to attend and conduct presentations/li li/li liMust be able to work extended hours, weekends as needed, especially when problems occur or when deadlines must be met./ligt