Process Improvement Coordinator - Morristown, TN in 5649 EAST MORRIS BLVD ,MORRISTOWN,TN at Clayton Home Building Group

Date Posted: 11/9/2019

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Process Improvement Coordinator - Morristown, TN

Clayton Homes, a BerkshireHathaway company and the nation's leading housing provider, is a verticallyintegrated housing company that builds, sells, and insures affordable housing.Our commitment to creating a World Class Customer Experience is unparalleled inthe housing industry and we believe it begins with a World Class Team MemberExperience. From entry-level to more experienced positions, we're activelyrecruiting individuals who are passionate, positive, and eager to learn. Wethen equip you for success, whether you're in the office, in the field, or onthe floor. As a member of our team you'll enjoy excellent benefits,opportunities for growth, and an encouraging culture that supports work / lifebalance.

Clayton Supply is actively searching for a Process Improvement Coordinator tojoin the team at our Morristown, TN facility.


Theprimary purpose of this job is to provide a full range of productivity servicesto Operations and support cost reduction programs for the facility through leanevents, measuring facility systems and delivering process improvement trainingprograms.

Principal Required Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for training Management and Team Members on all 5S/Process improvement policies and methods.
  • Coordinate 5S initiatives plant wide with support from Corporate Engineering team.
  • Conduct 5S/Process Improvement Monthly Audits and assist in development of procedures and corrective actions.
  • Coordinate production improvement efforts at facility and analyze gaps for recommendations to leadership.
  • Collects, manages and evaluates process data for improvement initiatives pertaining to yield and downtime.
  • Develop and maintain performance (KPI) visuals communication boards and tracking systems.
  • Developing weekly/daily executive KPI reports.
  • Facilitate daily plant meetings and help summarize information from all departments.
  • Effectively present training materials to large groups of employees.
  • Assist in driving lean principles such as: Waste Elimination, Pull Systems, Kanban, Visual Standards, Flow Production, Set-Up Reduction, Standardized Work, Variation Reduction, Error Proofing, Total Productive Maintenance, Ergonomics, Problem Solving.
  • Periodically works independently to solve minor process problems without management direction.
  • Assisting in the creation and sustainment of a World-Class Safety culture.
  • Support Corporate Engineers on special projects such as productivity improvements, defect reduction, capacity improvements, changeover reduction, and area layouts.
  • Periodic training and benchmarking trips to affiliated companies.
  • Other duties as assigned.


 Basic Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Degree in engineering or process improvement preferred.
  • 3-5 years of experience in a production environment.
  • Must be computer literate, organized and capable of learning/demonstrating correct use of all Microsoft computer software. (E.g. MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point, Outlook, etc.).
  • Ideal candidate will have a positive attitude and be highly motivated towards understanding production processes.
  • Must be flexible and able to multi-task between multiple projects as priorities change.
  • Self-directed with good organizational and time management skills.

Additional Qualifications and Knowledge:

  • Proven experience leading teammates.
  • Excellent analytical, reasoning skills and math skills.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and work closely with multiple individuals across different positions and skill levels.
  • Prefer candidates to have a good understanding of lean manufacturing and can apply these concepts to all applications including production, warehouse, and the supply chain.
  • Able to influence management on proposed improvement initiatives.
  • Experience with Six Sigma is a plus.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25% and work off shifts when necessary.

MORRISTOWN, Tennessee, 37813
United States

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