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Process Improvement Engineer

Kelly Services
Wilmington, MA 01887
**Process Improvement Engineer:**

Under the direction of the Engineering & Maintenance Manager, the Process Improvement Engineers serve as a vital resource for Operations by applying technical and organizational skills to drive the plant level continuous improvement program targeted at delivering maximum value from the assets, while continuously improving process safety and production efficiency.

An improvement engineer is responsible for their projects from A to Z. They are involved from the very first phase in determining the scope and building the case to get business approval and funding, through working with engineering to design and construct, to finally working with the plant engineers to start up and commissioning.

**Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Possesses in-depth process technology and continuous improvement skill sets helping to establish credibility with the operations team.

+ Drives knowledge exchange with technology experts to increase awareness of potential improvement opportunities for the technology.

+ Partners with the experts to develop and implement a Plant Specific Technology Plan that delivers positive year-over-year ROC (return on capital) and non-capital continuous improvement while meeting the plant level HSES improvement goals.

+ Champions process safety activities and acts as a resource for relevant process safety concerns.

+ **Partners with plant operation and maintenance personnel to identify and track performance indicators to be used in identification of technology gaps and continuous improvement** **opportunities in HSES, Quality, both production throughput and OEE as well as efficiencies and cost control.**

+ **Leads and supports plant continuous improvement activities** aligned to the PSTP and also supports the capital plan for the facility. Serves in specific project management related roles of project manager or manufacturing representative.

+ Champions the next unplanned event exercise for the plant and ensures potential solutions are captured in the appropriate prioritization system.

+ **Serves as the implementation arm of the technology center.**

+ Provides advice to operations day support roles.

+ Adheres strongly to the management of change process to ensure that reviews are completed thoroughly, risks are adequately assessed, and personnel are properly trained prior to implementing changes in the production facility.

**Technical Requirements:**

+ **Demonstrate and validate expertise of both the technology and the continuous improvement process** , including:

+ Fundamental principles (mass balance, energy balance, process parameters, governing equations)

+ Plant unit knowledge (tracing lines, equipment, process control technology)

+ Technology and process safety knowledge

+ Knowledge of key continuous improvement systems (Six Sigma, LEAN)

+ Knowledge and adherence to the core Work Processes for the plant

+ Financial Acumen

**Educational Requirements:**

+ BS in Engineering or equivalent.

+ Three to five years experience in a manufacturing environment.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


Posted: 2020-06-10 Expires: 2020-07-11

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