Advisor, Management Operating System in Middlefield at Masco Cabinetry

Date Posted: 2/15/2018

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Job Description

Masco Cabinetry has an immediate opening for an Advisor, Management Operating System in Middlefield, Ohio


Masco Cabinetry manufactures three nationally recognized cabinetry brands, KraftMaid®, Merillat® and QualityCabinets®. Offering an unmatched selection of stylish, high-quality products at a variety of price levels, Masco Cabinetry brands are favored by builders, dealers, distributors and home centers throughout North America. A leader in environmental stewardship, Masco Cabinetry products have been granted an Environmental Stewardship Program certificate by the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association.



JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for all aspects of the plant’s Management Operating System to ensure successful attainment of plant goals and objectives that promote continuous improvement.



PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide support for all functions related to MOS (OIT, Process Monitors, Daily Schedule Controls etc. and LINCS.
  • Perform Time Studies, Value Stream Maps, Takt times etc. that are used to develop and implement process changes, quality controls and corrective actions to drive cost cutting initiatives.
  • Utilize plant metrics as a guide to identify operations that require changes to improve overall plant performance.
  • Develop and maintain process documentation such that improvements are sustained. Documentation may include, but is not limited to Daily PM sheets, Standard Work Sheets, Start-Up / Shut-Down sheets, 5-S auditing, and Cross Training Charts.
  • The ability to facilitate events including: 5-S, Set-up reduction, Waste Analysis, PDCA, DMAIC, TPM, Standard Work, Error Proofing, Continuous Flow and Pull Systems.
  • Develop further understanding of manufacturing methods by reviewing process flows, production schedules etc.
  • Establish management control systems for cost analysis and optimal budget planning.
  • Develop and implement work flow processes in order to increase productivity.

    ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • 5 years of Industrial Engineering related experience.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of driving improvements in Safety, Quality and Productivity
  • Demonstrated successful ability to organize and prioritize work to ensure timely deadlines.
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking and decision making skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills are required. The successful candidate will be a team builder with solid interpersonal skills and a positive attitude.
  • Must be fluent in MS Office applications including spreadsheets, word processing, presentation software and databases.
  • Experience with lean manufacturing systems and Six Sigma Continuous Improvement techniques
  • 0-10% travel will be required.
  • Work closely with operators to learn processes and ways to improve their jobs.
  • Standardize the manufacturing processes and implement metrics.
  • Analyze the KPI of metrics to determine areas of improvement.
  • Identify root cause of problems in the process and develop solutions.
  • Implement corrective action and develop work instructions.
  • Implement Lean Manufacturing principles and participate in Kaizen events.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering, or related field

  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certification or comparable problem solving certification.