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Engineering Continuous Improvement Leader

Company: Hillenbrand Inc.
Location: Washington
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Engineering Continuous Improvement Leader The -Continuous Improvement -Leader -- -Engineering -will lead continuous improvement through refinement and implementation of processes which optimize costs, while ensuring the highest level of internal and external customer service. The CI Leader will display e xcellent organizational and communication skills while working in conjunction with the Quality Department to quickly address Engineering quality issues such as CARs (Corrective Action Reports), ISO 9001 non-conformances, etc.; seek feedback from Sales & Manufacturing to enhance service being provided, as well as collect and review data and suggestions from the Front-End Value Streams. The CI Leader will achieve results, adhere to customer requirements, and be responsible for continuous improvements using Lean tools and techniques while s haring process improvements with Mold-Masters engineering groups globally that support WCEE (World Class Engineering Excellence) vision. Mold-Masters - is a world-leading supplier of hot runner technology and systems. We design, manufacture, and support a full range of hot runner products that are used in the injection molding production of plastic products - from automotive to everyday consumer items. What Mold Masters Will Offer You:

  • A comprehensive benefits package with coverage that includes Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long-term Disability, Vision, & Dental
  • RRSP-registered retirement saving plan, with a 4% match
  • Generous paid time off
  • Onsite Cafeteria and Gym What you'll do :
    • Develop and conduct audits pertaining to process specifications across Mold-Masters engineering operations and ensure compliance is maintained
    • Develop, implement, and introduce standards to enable improved reliability and standards
    • Design and facilitate on-going training programs on quality documentation and standards
    • Facilitate rapid evaluation, implementation and feedback of identified CI matter
    • Monitor and report on productivity, design output and design quality
    • Monitor and report on change management process as it relates to Engineering
    • Work on projects as assigned to develop relevant KPI's, prepare ROI analyses in support of CI efforts and further WCEE
    • Other duties may be assigned Travel:
      • Required to attend company-sponsored Due Diligence training Basic Requirements:
        • (3-5 years) Experience in the Injection Molding/ Mold Making industry
        • (3-5 years) Experience in Industrial Engineering
        • (1+ years) Experience with Project Management
        • Bachelor's degree in Business or Engineering
        • Reading and interpreting documents such as process documentation and procedure manuals
        • Advanced level of knowledge and experience of process improvement tools (such as Lean Manufacturing or 6 Sigma) Great to Haves :
          • (1+ years) Prior Leadership experience
          • Demonstrated process mapping and process improvement capability
          • Ability to be a self-starter, work in a fast-paced environment and be results driven
          • Proficient with MS Office
          • Strong attention to detail Physical Demands: To perform this job successfully, the physical demands listed are representative of those that must be met by an employee. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, use hands to handle and feel, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee may occasionally be required to crouch. The employee may occasionally lift items as heavy as 25lbs. Specific vision abilities may include the employee's ability to see near and far distances. Who we are: Mold Masters is an operating company of Hillenbrand. Hillenbrand (NYSE: HI) (www.Hillenbrand.com ) is a global industrial company operating in over 40 countries with over 10,000 associates serving a wide variety of industries around the world. Guided by our Purpose - Shape What Matters For Tomorrow--- - we pursue excellence, collaboration, and innovation to consistently shape solutions that best serve our associates, customers, communities, and other stakeholders. Hillenbrand's portfolio includes brands such as Coperion, Milacron Injection Molding & Extrusion, and Mold-Masters, in addition to Batesville. EEO: At Hillenbrand we strive to build a diverse workforce through equal opportunity employment that embraces and leverages the differences each individual has to offer. Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer of minorities/females/disabled/veterans. Mold Masters is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. If you require any accommodations at any point during the application and hiring process, please contact us by email at talentacquisition@hillenbrand.com with your accommodation needs, quoting the job opening ID#, job title. Any information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially. DISCLAIMER: The above information on this job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of any employee assigned to this job. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Keywords: Hillenbrand Inc., Washington DC , Engineering Continuous Improvement Leader, Engineering , Washington, DC

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