• Senior Continuous Improvement Engineer

    Job Location(s) US-OR-Newberg
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/10/2018 10:41 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Day M-Th
    Continuous Improvement
  • Overview

    This position will be responsible for partnering with business leaders and employees to improve processes using structured problem solving and Continuous Improvements techniques.  The Continuous Improvement team works throughout the organization to build capability by delivering lean training, facilitating CI events, coaching teams and serving as lean consultants that support a quality focused environment.


    • Performs complicated manufacturing engineering assignments of complexity under general direction, requiring a high degree of technical and professional competence. Develops and manages manufacturing engineering project schedules, deliverables and goals to support manufacturing and corporate objectives. Leads cross-departmental project teams; provides direction and mentors other manufacturing engineers and technicians.
    • Provides complex problem solving and technical support in the design, fabrication, modification and evaluation of manufacturing processes and new products.
    • Oversees the development of production and process control information, prepares technical analysis, recommends manufacturing methods and processes required to meet design objectives on new or improved products and/or processes.
    • Other duties as assigned.


    • Bachelor’s degree in engineering and 5 years of relevant professional/technical experience leading continuous improvement initiatives or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
    • Ability to apply interpretations of other related engineering disciplines to specific projects.
    • Demonstrated experience with conventional project management; strong organizational and time management abilities.
    • Ability to work independently and effectively lead cross-functional teams.
    • Above average ability to effectively communicate in oral, written and graphical form.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification, or equivalent project experience
    • Project Management certification (PMP, Agile, etc.), or equivalent project experience
    • Experience with transition management tools (ADKAR, Prosci, etc.)
    • Master’s degree in engineering or related discipline.


    Drug Screen and Background Check required.


    A-dec is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. In addition, A-dec will not discriminate against applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another. *VEVRAA Federal Contractor”  


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