Lennox Director, Operational Excellence in Stuttgart, Arkansas
Lennox International (LII) is a leading global provider of innovative climate control solutions for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) markets.
Beginning over a century ago, Lennox International has built a strong heritage of Innovation and Responsibility. Our position as an innovation leader continually inspires us to promote more efficient energy use and a healthier environment through our product operations. Our engaged and diverse workforce is committed to providing climate control solutions that provide the most value and comfort for our customers.
We are proud to have instilled a shared sense of responsibility and commitment among our approximately 10,000 employees located throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.
Title: Director of Operations Excellence – Continuous Improvement
WHY ARKANSAS IS ONE OF THE BEST PLACES TO RELOCATE:
As the Director of Operations Excellence , you are responsible for driving process improvements for all Value Streams and Service processes within Commercial Manufacturing for North America in Arkansas.
You will be trusted to:
Serve as a catalyst for all Lean improvement processes.
Partner with operational process owners to establish strategic goals, Lean initiatives, Lean engagement and define process analytics for the organization.
Collaborate with senior leaders to define linkages between strategic objectives and process improvements, using both analytical tools and project management techniques.
Remain the key focal point for the execution of functional teams, re-engineering of existing operations and establishing new operations based on the Lean strategy that is established for the operation.
Facilitate the establishment of the Lean Continuous Improvement Strategy and drive the deployment of that strategy through tactical planning and execution.
Influence change management, employee engagement and lead projects related to process improvement.
If you or someone you know is interested, please send a resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and put “Director of Operations Excellence” in the subject line. RELOCATION ASSISTANCE IS AVAILABLE.
Partial List of B enefits & Perks:
Competitive base salary with bonus structure that rewards results
Industry leading training and professional growth opportunities
Medical /Dental/Vision Benefits
401K with Company Match
Stock Purchase Program
Employee Credit Union
Employee Assistance Program
Employee & Family discounts on LII products and more
Onsite Wellness Center
Community Involvement Opportunities
LINKS REGARDING LII:
Successful, 6+ year track record in large, single site industrial manufacturing organizations with deep expertise in Lean methodologies, tools and processes; understanding of all types of continuous improvement approaches
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, or Finance, with an advanced degree preferred.
Significant Lean/Sigma experience and knowledge of Lean analytics
Self-motivated, resourceful and entrepreneurial, demonstrating willingness for learning and improvement
Well-developed quantitative and qualitative analytical skills and critical thinking skills
Strong influencing and communication skills; capable of securing management buy-in, sponsorship and investment through strong articulation of business benefits aligned to broader organizational objectives
Skilled with the use of Microsoft and other business software applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SAP, etc.
Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal skills that result in effective communications.
Exceptional presentation skills to senior executives.
Lean and Six Sigma required.
Able to motivate and lead teams to achieve goals.
Requisition # 2019-21017
Shift / Hours Regular
Lennox International is an Equal Opportunity Employer and supports a diverse, inclusive work environment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, transgender status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
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