Continuous Improvement Coordinator

Demco Manufacturing, Inc.

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Boyden, IA

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:


Department: ME/IE

Summary: This position coordinates the Continuous Improvement (CI)/Lean efforts and consults with the Continuous Improvement Core (CIC) group on these efforts. Key activities include training, Lean tool applications, Continuous Improvement events (Kaizen), and developing and supporting the Lean management system.

Primary Duties:

· Developing CI/Lean strategy with general direction and support from the CIC group

· Developing CI facilitators to carry on the CI/Lean efforts

· Leading CI/Lean events

· Applying relevant CI/Lean tools and analytical skills to identify and prioritize CI events

· Coordinate cross-functional groups for CI events 

· Developing and providing CI/Lean training materials

· Training and coaching the organization in developing a CI/Lean culture 

· Ensure sustainability in 6S and CI events

Consult with operations in implementing and sustaining a CI/Lean management system 



· Bachelor’s degree (BS) preferred with 3 years of experience in manufacturing

· Experience in leading and coordinating CI group events

· Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

· Proficient in MS word, Excel, Outlook, and Power Point

· Strong analytical skills to interpret data and apply problem solving tools

· Detail oriented with ability to accept challenges


Benefits Day 1:

  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Birthday Paid Off
  • PTO Accrual

Benefits 1st of the Month After 30 Days:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life and Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Allstate Supplemental Insurance

Benefits 1st of the Month After 60 Days:

  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Safety Shoes/Glasses Allowance

Demco is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Pre-employment drug screening required.