• Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • $79,540.00 -147,870.00/year*
  • Newton Center , MA
  • Non-Executive Management
  • Full-Time
  • 101 Olde Field Rd

Job Description

How Will You Make an Impact?

In this key role, you will lead Practical Process Improvement Initiatives by partnering with operations and supporting functions to identify opportunities, develop solutions and implement agreed upon continuous improvement alternatives.


What will you do?

  • Work with Site Leadership to identify and address areas of process improvement.
  • Drive cataloging of opportunities, quantification of opportunities, management of resources to capture data, coordination of ideation and project management to ensure execution of milestones.
  • Collaborate across functions to ensure consistent implementation of new, improved processes.
  • Establish measurable criteria to ensure desired results are obtained and provide management with updates via tracking reports reflective of Key Performance Indicators in line with set priorities and timing targets.
  • Identify training needs for the facilities and assist in the deployment of agreed to training techniques, content, and timing.
  • Promote the transformation of a reactive organizational culture to one that is more proactive, utilizing data driven decision-making, and giving priority to preventative actions.
  • Train and educate the organization and to implement continuous improvement methodologies including PPI, 6 Sigma, 5S, Lean, OEE and others.
  • Review business process to enhance effectiveness and benchmark with industry Best Practices.




  • How will you get there?




    Education

    BSc/BA in Manufacturing, Engineering or related field.



    Experience
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of RCCMs, PPI, 6 Sigma, 5S, Lean, OEE, and other Continuous Improvement techniques and their application.
  • Understanding of DMAIC principles: Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control.
  • 5+ years of successful supervisory experience within a manufacturing environment.
  • Proven ability to lead programs/projects and manage teams.
  • Electronics, X-ray tube manufacturing or bench top manufacturing background a plus.
  • Experience in a variety of manufacturing areas (accounting, manufacturing, supply chain, logistics).
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Ability to interface and effectively influence all levels of the organization.
  • Experience with product sourcing and delivery execution.
  • Ability to work off shift and occasional weekends.
  • Ability to travel up to 70% on an annual basis.
  • This position has not been approved for relocation assistance.



    About Thermo Fisher Scientific

    At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.




    Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.






    If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, click here for further assistance.

    Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.



    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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