Director of Continuous Improvement


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Job Number: 5156

Position Title:

External Description:
Director of Continuous Improvement

Company: Lamons

Primary Location: 7300 Airport Blvd, Houston, TX 77061 USA

Employment Type: Salaried | Full-Time

Function: Engineering

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities

Lamons is one of the largest gasket and bolt suppliers in the world, committed to quality and local service. By first serving the needs of our customers and employees, we will achieve the leadership position in the global sealing products market through innovation, excellence and continuous improvement of all aspects of our business. The Director of Continuous Improvement will be the principal leader of Lamons continuous improvement methodology, training and execution and project management. They will be responsible for performance measurements and analysis, project execution, and savings delivery.

Responsibilities of the Director of Continuous Improvement:
• Principal leader of Lamons continuous improvement methodology, training, execution and project management
• Responsible for performance measurements and analysis, tracking data and identifying trends, Project identification and execution and savings delivery
• Serve as the Manager for the Houston Plant’s production related engineers.
• Accountable for corporate wide savings initiatives.
• Driving and initiating change across the organization
• Helping to facilitate cultural change across the company
• Ability to gather and compile date to create\devise new projects or initiatives
• Act as a role model for the organization for change\improvement


Required Qualifications of the Director of Continuous Improvement:
• Bachelors of Science in Engineering and/or Physical Sciences
• At least 10 years of professional experience in a Continuous Improvement role
• Minimum of 2-3 years of Direct Management experience
• Black Belt in LEAN or Six Sigma
• Experience with Project Management, Lean Manufacturing, ISO, DMAIC, Six Sigma, Pareto Analysis, Data Optimization, Floor Layout and Training

Preferred Qualifications of the Director of Continuous Improvement:
• MBA in Management, Finance, or Business
• Experience in large automotive or assembly plant environments

City: Houston

Location_formattedLocationLong: Houston, Texas US

State: Texas

Community / Marketing Title: Director of Continuous Improvement

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 332

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TriMas Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.