Operational Excellence, Site Lead Operational Excellence, Site Lead …

in Galena Park, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 May 20
in Galena Park, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 May 20
Operational Excellence, Site Lead


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Job Description

- Focus on business performance that constantly strives to eliminate waste, improve customer satisfaction, and increase market share via the use of Lean and other continuous improvement methodologies
- Own the annual objective for the Continuous Improvement Program (CIP) for the MTO site and track and report progress towards the achievement of the annual target
- Liaison with the Global Operational Excellence organization to identify opportunities for site Lean improvement (Gemba) Events and candidates for Green Belt and Black Belt Training
- Participate in major site Lean improvement (Gemba) events, achieving multiple $M reductions in Lead/Cycle Time and process defects
- Work within the organization at all levels utilizing a very hands-on approach to creating value and buy-in as the lead change driver.
- Mentor Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Green Belts through the completion of certification projects.

CIP savings achieved
Cycle Time reductions
Lean Six Sigma (LSS) Green Belts certified

Posting Title

Operational Excellence, Site Lead

Minimum requirements

Min: University degree in Business, Finance, IT or Engineering.
Min: Certification as a LSS Black Belt Preferred: certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP)
Fluency in English essential.
Min: At least 5 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Preferred: 8 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
Min: Training in Change Management, Project Management Communications and Coaching, with demonstrated application.
Experience achieving results through utilization of Lean, Six Sigma and related Continuous Improvement systems, methodologies and tools.
Preferred:Track record of successfully managing major change.
Proven strong experience in one or more project leadership role(s) with proficiency using various project management tools used to build and track projects and integrated projects (Example: MS Project).
Have a history/evidence of achieving results despite challenges and barriers.
Experience working / supporting / interacting with senior and executive leadership.
Ability to analyze data including financial and business performance information.
Demonstrated strong verbal, written, presentation and listening communication skills.

Job Type

Full Time



Work Location

Houston, TX

Functional Area

Facilities & Administration



Business Unit


Employment Type


Company/Legal Entity

Alcon Research, LLC.

EEO Statement

Alcon is an Equal Opportunity Employer and takes pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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