Irrigation Leader

NORTHWEST PIPE COMPANY – LEAN COORDINATOR

Location: Orem, UT

Deadline: Open until filled

Salary: TBD based on qualifications

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead evaluation of production processes needing improvement and recommend solutions to management.
  • Work with management/supervision, Operations, QA, and Maintenance to develop best practices.
  • Implement best practices and train affected personnel in their application.
  • Drive process improvement through statistical analysis and Lean toolbox.
  • Optimize manufacturing processes to attain maximum safety, product quality, efficiency, and repeatability.
  • Train and mentor department subject matter experts in the application of the continuous improvement system.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or a technical discipline desired.
  • Minimum 3 years business operations, plant engineering or manufacturing experience to include 1-2 years of process improvement program proven success.
  • Understanding of welding concepts and liquid industrial coating applications.
  • Certification in Lean Manufacturing processes strongly preferred.

For more information: contact Nick Hidalgo, Talent Acquisition at nhidalgo@nwpipe.com, or go to www.nwpipe.com/careers.