Join us as Director, Continuous Improvement

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GENERAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

Reporting to the SVP Operations, the Director, Continuous Improvement will assess the effectiveness of Mevotech’s warehouse operations and offer recommendations for improvement to increase effectiveness and efficiencies across the organization. The Director, Continuous Improvement will work closely with the operations team including warehouse directors/managers, supply chain, and support functions such as planning and inventory control to identify ways to make improvements that reduce costs and improve service.

QUALIFICATIONS / EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

Minimum 10 years in continuous improvement field

Experience with warehouse operations, techniques, and methodologies to improve efficiency

Excellent communication skills

Ability to present to the executive team and synthesize recommendations and requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, or a related field

Experience with labour standards and time optimization studies

Experience in utilizing Value Stream Mapping

Strong problem-solving skills and proven technical expertise

Excellent leadership and organizational skills

Analytical thinker and excellent communicator both oral and written

SPECIFIC ACCOUNTABILITIES

    • Analyze and document existing warehouse processes using various methods such as process maps to identify opportunities for improvement as well as losses and troubleshoot further to determine root causes
    • Develop short- and long-term strategies for future state of the business processes which will improve effectiveness and efficiencies and incorporate Six Sigma, Agile, and other practices
    • Improve process flows, clarify roles and responsibilities, and improve communication across all departments to drive improvements including employee engagement, fill rates, inventory on hand and customer satisfaction
    • Identify duplicate processes and automate processes where possible
    • Streamline and automate reporting and reduce volume of reports
    • Coordinate and lead key project teams for improvement across all levels of the organization
    • Establish measurable standards to compare actual project results from desired and regularly generate detailed update reports for the Leadership Team
    • Monitor existing processes to make sure they continue to perform at optimal levels of efficiency
    • Develop a continuous improvement culture and mindset throughout the organization
    • Manage 1 direct report

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