Triumph Group

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Continuous Procs Improv 4

Continuous Procs Improv 4

Requisition Number 
13869
Location 
US-TX-Red Oak
# of Positions Remaining 
1
Position Type 
Full time
Experience (Years) 
5
Posted Date 
10/6/2017
Category 
Purchasing/Supply Chain - All
Security Clearance Required? 
Unspecified
Shift 
1
Relocation 
Yes

More information about this job

Overview

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

 

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.

Triumph is organized into four market-facing Business Units and 22 operating companies. As a member of Triumph Aerospace Structures – Red Oak (TASRO) Operating Company, the Supply Chain Continuous Improvement Leader will provide a valuable skill set to assist in improving the site’s Supply Chain performance.

Responsibilities

The incumbent will partner with the Supply Chain Management Team, Operations Leaders, Customers, and Supply Base to drive operational excellence, identify and execute Continuous Improvement projects, teach and educate continuous improvement concepts and techniques to drive value chain results (external and internal to the Operating Company organizations). The primarily purpose of this role is the successful execution of the continuous improvement plan set by the Supply Chain Continuous Improvement Manager by leading and facilitating Supply Chain Continuous Improvement Kaizen events and projects to meet quality, delivery, cost, and inventory reduction metrics and goals.

Responsibilities Include but are not limited to:

  • Assist the Continuous Improvement Manager and Operating Company Leadership in the development and deployment of strategic and operational level Continuous Improvement plans.
  • Lead/facilitate Manufacturing and Business Process Continuous Improvement projects and/or events in the Supply Base.
  • Lead and direct Multi-Factor Root Cause Analysis and implement permanent corrective actions to mitigate probability of reoccurrence.
  • Conduct Supplier follow-up and monitoring to ensure that planned Supplier improvement implementation occurs in a timely manner and achieves it’s expected tangible benefits.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred with a concentration in engineering, manufacturing / operations, or an equivalent level of degree.
  • 5+ years of leadership experience in operations and cross functional teams.
  • 3+ years of experience facilitating, coaching and implementing Continuous Improvement events and driving lean transformation with proven results.
  • Lean and Six Sigma Certifications or equivalents.
  • High energy, data driven, action and results oriented, with strong project management skills.
  • Must be able to work and travel independently and achieve results.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal communication skills, an understanding of culturally sensitive communications, must be comfortable teaching and presenting in front of large groups. Should be skilled at communicating and influencing at all levels.
  • Must be proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Project, and various analysis tools. Proficiency in MS Access and MS Excel VBA programming a plus.
  • Ability to travel (Domestic and International) approximately 40% to 50%.
  • Authorized to work in U.S.

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