Job Description

Do you like new challenges? Do you like being hands on? Are you a Lean specialist? We are looking for a manufacturing lean specialist to work in a company, founded over 25 years ago, operates an expanding 100,000 foot manufacturing facility.

Reporting to the Lean and Quality manager the Lean manufacturing specialist role is to organize, set up and optimize production, while observing specifications. The responsibilities of the Lean manufacturing specialist encompass all product lines and includes optimization of the parts and fixture flow before, during and after the manufacturing process. Upstream, he/she will analyze and assist in specifying documentation sent by the Engineering and Design department. Downstream the industrial engineer will research and specify fabrication equipment, analyze make buy decisions and assist in the approval of outsourcing vendors. He/she will participate in defining the objectives (cost, quality, timelines), methods and means (raw materials, human resources).

The advantages of working as a Lean manufacturing specialist in Montreal

  • Day shift
  • Permanent and stable position
  • Beautiful working environment
  • Work for a recognized family business in North America
  • Competitive salary

Responsibilities for the Lean manufacturing specialist in Montreal:

Time studies on set up and production operations.

  • Supports quality policy and adheres to quality standards
  • Assists production and material handling with point of use improvements for raw material and WIP.
  • Assists shipping and engineering with packaging options for single parts and large assemblies.
  • Understands Epicor ERP manufacturing software.
  • Proposes Updates for plant layout as required.
  • Coordinate the equipment and fabrication process calibration.
  • Investigation root cause analysis of quality issues in manufacturing and managing quality related NC’s and SNAG’s.
  • Troubleshoot and implement corrective actions on a timely basis.
  • Feasibility studies on new equipment and processes.
  • Manage process quality control system to ensure all manufactured product meets defined specifications prior to shipment.
  • Analyzes work force utilization, facility layout, and operational data, such as production costs, process flow charts, and production schedules, to determine efficient utilization of workers and equipment

Requirements for the Lean manufacturing specialist in Montreal

Education: Bachelor’s in industrial/Mechanical Engineering

Experience: 1-3 years of experience in the application of Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma tools and methodsOther: A solid understanding of engineering for manufacturing techniques including sheet metal, extrusions, and die-casting moulding. Knowledge of production, Good communication skills, Ability to work in a team setting, Multitasking

Software: AutoCAD, Solid WORKS, Office especially Excel (intermediate level or better)