Continuous Improvement Manager / Operations Excellence Manager

Hire Education Consulting Group - Modesto, CA

Process Improvement. Customer support excellence. Management. Teamwork. Finding ways to make things better.

Sound like your happy place?

If you find great satisfaction in observing existing company processes, gathering data and information and presenting solutions to create improvements and implement new procedures, and want to be a part of a team with longevity and a positive culture, this could be your perfect fit.

We are seeking an Operations Excellence Manager with a focus in process improvement and customer experience improvement to join our work family and support our company operations. This is a newly created role as a result of company growth.

Operations Excellence Manager - Job Duties:

You are integral to the company’s continuous improvement efforts to optimize efficiency and effectiveness of aftermarket while also guiding locations to standardization and best-practices. Your job duties will be a mixture of streamlining processes and creating standardization, management of employees and performing daily operations to ensure the delivery of customer support excellence, reporting directly to the company President.

Process Improvement & Standardization

  • Initiate, implement and document new processes, projects for continuous improvement, increased efficiency, cost and savings initiatives across all aftermarket functions and departments.
  • Monitor and review all existing aftermarket company processes in order to identify potential issues, identify and present solutions to management
  • Implement best-practice solutions to improve existing processes, as well as implement new processes
  • Support the integration of new acquisitions into the existing business, to streamline processes

Management & Oversight

  • Directly oversee a team of 6, with indirect management and oversight of other team members
  • Manage the team member responsible for Information Technology (IT), new technology, equipment, cell phones, hardware, software, computer work orders and equipment maintenance
  • Manage the team member responsible for facilities and fleet maintenance and upgrades
  • Manage the team member responsible for companywide parts inventory
  • Manage the team members responsible for centralized customer technical support
  • Ensure a safe workplace and adherence to company safety standards at all times

A successful candidate in this role is someone who implements standardized process improvements that generate business results that save time and money, with an approach that obtains the trust and buy-in of the team.

Operations Excellence ManagerRequired Skills, Experience & Character:

  • Prior experience in implementing process improvement in an organization
  • Inquisitive, curious and detail-oriented – explore the process, ask the right questions
  • Ability to drive initiatives forward and lead a team to accomplish goals and deadlines
  • Bachelor’s Degree in business, engineering, management, information technology, related, or equivalent experience
  • Ability to successfully pass pre-employment background, credit and drug screening
  • Prior experience serving in a management oversight role a plus
  • Certified Six Sigma, Kaizen, PMP or other project management or process improvement certification a plus

Compensation DOE + performance-based bonus potential.

This position includes full medical, dental and vision insurance with a variety of coverage options, company-provided cell phone and laptop, employer-funded 401k and additional roth option.

Response to COVID-19:

We are committed to the safety of our team members and the community. This position will be physically located in our office, in an office where you are able to maintain social distance from others. You may be required to travel to other store locations, on occasion, which will be done safely and will be limited to ensure your health and safety.

Posted On: Friday, July 24, 2020
Compensation: DOE + Bonus

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