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Job Details Description Primary Roles: Apply continuous improvement methods such as lean manufacturing to enhance manufacturing quality, repeatability and cost-effectiveness. i.e. conducting Kaizen events, VSM, 5S program, etc.Identify opportunities or implement changes to improve products or reduce costs using knowledge of fabrication processes, tooling and production equipment, assembly methods, quality control standards, or product design, materials and parts.Incorporate new methods and processes to improve existing operations and train production personnel in new or existing methods.Design layout of equipment or work-spaces to achieve maximum efficiency. Investigate or resolve operational problems, such as material use variances or bottlenecks and prepare reports summarizing information or trends related to manufacturing performance.Support operational activities including engineering, design, production, safety and quality.Identifies and implements approved strategies while monitoring performance against established performance objective and targets.Works closely with the Plant Management to identify, develop, and implement the business unit's growth and efficient work processes.Work closely with maintenance team to identify potential equipment failure mode and develop PM plans and procedures.Supports Production Supervisors in 5S and lean projects.Provides input in aligning overall strategies and corporate goals with other business units/division.Ensure new product or engineering change implementations occur in production by supplying information to the involved parties, ordering proper equipment and tooling, implementing processes on the shop floor, approving products and updating engineering product drawings in the database.For existing and new products, conduct work and time studies, analyze the costs, materials and labor requirements and as well, issue Engineering Change Requests, modify tooling, layouts (to improve capacity load of product) and material handling to constantly improve the manufacturing process. Requirements University Engineering degree or equivalent, P. Eng. license preferredA working knowledge of Value stream mapping, 5s programs, scheduling, constraint management, and quality systemsMinimum Five years experience in manufacturing environmentExperience in Solidworks or AutoCADWell-organized, results driven, energetic team player with excellent communication skillsExceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to create and maintain a positive environment focused on maximizing the skills and abilities of all employeesStrong analytical, problem solving, and decision making capabilitiesStrong desire for entrepreneurial management style and ethical business practicesSolid knowledge of metal fabrication (Stamping, Roll forming, Welding) processes, tooling, equipmentFamiliar with SPC analysis, Ishikawa Fishbone analysis/8D problem solvingA working knowledge in equipment machinery guarding, PHSR requirements and OH&S Act and Regulations Qualifications Skills Behaviors : Motivations : Education Experience Licenses & Certifications

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