Continuous Improvement Coordinator

  • Job Reference: HUC-1405
  • Date Posted: 14 May 2018
  • Location: Haverhill, Suffolk
  • Salary: £26,000 to £32,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Manufacturing & Skilled, Clerical, Secretarial & Administration, Skilled Food Industry, Industrial
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Linda
  • Email: huntingdon@recroot.net
  • Telephone: 01480434267

Job Description

Continuous Improvement Co-ordinator required in Haverhill.

 

 

Reports to: Continuous Improvement Manager

 

SUMMARY

 

To assist the Continuous Improvement Manager to identify and improve the outcomes of manufacturing and operational processes to improve  efficiencies, reduce cost and increase customer satisfaction, striving to make Company world class in the field of manufacturing.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

1. Recognise cost saving opportunities

 

2. To streamline production including reducing staffing levels

 

3. Gather data to support the design of projects

 

4. Work on all lines across to see quick wins

 

5. Work with the finance department to improve costings

 

6. Support the Continuous Improvement  Manager in administration

 

7. Work across functions to ensure projected solutions are suitable and support business objectives

 

8. Assist in promoting Health and Safety initiatives to peers

 

9. Undertake other reasonable duties, in line with business & Continuous Improvement Manager’s needs and objectives

 

 

PERSON SPECIFICATIONS/JOB REQUIREMENTS

 

Essential Experience:

  • Experience within FMCG environment

 

Desirable experience:

  • Previous continuous improvement or process development experience
  • Lean manufacturing

 

Knowledge:

  • Have a clear understanding of process capability
  • Good knowledge of problem solving

 

 

Essential Skills/ Qualifications:

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to problem solve
  • Previous  manufacturing experience
  • Self-motivated & highly resistant

 

Desirable Skills/ Qualifications:

  • Experience in lean and six sigma

 

 

This is full time permanent role.

Salary is between £26,000 and £32,000 p/a

 

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, we will only be able to respond to successful applicants.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Recroot Ltd is acting as an agency.