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Continuous Improvement Specialist Grand Rapids, MI
The Continuous Improvement Specialist drives change for ABT. The Continuous Improvement Specialist identifies and develops safety, quality and productivity improvement initiatives for the Company. The Continuous Improvement Specialist focuses on projects that reduce costs and inventory, improve quality and flow, and improve and stabilize processes. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Lead continuous improvement efforts utilizing lean six sigma methods and tools Be the expert on Lean manufacturing, Six Sigma and overall continuous improvement concepts. Coach and train team members how to use lean six sigma tools and methodologies Facilitate Kaizen/CI events. Provide support to ensure improvements are sustained Identify product families and utilize value stream mapping to determine efficient process flow and plant layouts Implement workplace organization, including 5S and Visual Management Implement standard work, visual factory and poke-yoke methods to standardize work and ensure quality Develop continuous improvement plans/road maps for CI projects Recommend continuous improvement opportunities that support the Company's strategic plan Work with all departments and functions from supplier to customer to aggressively increase inventory turns and improve lead times   Utilize problems solving methodologies to determine root cause of problems and implement effective and sustainable solutions Perform other duties as assigned by ManagerJob Requirements BS Degree in Process or Industrial Engineering, strongly preferred Minimum 3 years of experience driving Lean manufacturing with measurable results Experience leading change in lean six sigma manufacturing environment, required Experience utilizing Lean Six Sigma tools Excellent Problem Solving, Statistical and Analytical skills Strong project management skills with demonstrated success Excellent computer skills including expert proficiency in Microsoft Excel Excellent verbal and written communication skills Ability to f
Material Handler Grand Rapids, MI
The Material Handler ensures materials are supplied to where they are needed, in a safe manner, to keep product flowing.  The Material Handler is responsible to ensure that material is handled with care and that quality is maintained while product moves through the process.   Essential Duties and Responsibilities Ensures products move through production as indicated on traveler in order to meet production schedules. Collects WIP Status and Part Status as directed by the Cell Lead. Performs wash line and cleanliness testing of product during processing. Maintains oven logs and wash/cleanliness-test logs as required. Arranges product as required by the process. Moves stocked assemblies from source to shipping as required. Coordinates subassemblies with corresponding Cell Leads. Communicates materials needs to management, including bin filling. Fills line requisitions as needed in order to promote product flow. Performs any other task assigned by supervisorJob Requirements High School Diploma/GED, preferred Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time Ability to lift up to 35 lbs
Project Manager Grand Rapids, MI
The Sr. Project Manager works with the Program Management, Business Development, Engineering and Operations teams to lead the launch and implementation of major projects – ensuring they are executed on time and on budget. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Coordinate internal and external resources for the execution of launches Ensure that all launches are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget Define the project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility Ensure resource availability and allocation Develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques Report and escalate to management as needed Perform risk management to minimize project risks Delegate project tasks as required Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals Meet budgetary objectives and make adjustments to project constraints based on financial analysis Use and continually develop leadership skills Performs other duties as required by Manager.Job Requirements Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related discipline Minimum 5 years Project Management experience, preferred Minimum 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment, preferred Excellent verbal and written communication skills Excellent analytical and problem solving skills Detail oriented with strong organizational skills Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, including Microsoft Project Willing to travel up to 15%