Ryder System Continuous Improvement & Automation Manager in MIAMI, Florida
The Continuous Improvement & Automation Manager position supports the deployment of Business Improvement processes for designated areas through the implementation of recognized quality management standards, continuous improvement strategies and demonstrated best practices, to ready processes for Automation.
Bachelor's degree in industrial engineering or related field
Master's degree in industrial engineering or related field preferred
Four (4) years or more in process or operations management
Four (4) years or more in planning and executing DMAIC Six Sigma projects and Lean - Kaizen events
Three (3) years or more in mentoring lean/Six sigma specialist preferred
Strong Research, mathematical modeling and forecasting skills
Strong organization, prioritization and planning skills
Create and maintain professional relationships within all levels of the organization (peers, work groups, customers, supervisors).
Manage multiple projects to timeliness
Work cross functionally in order to achieve desired results
Work independently and as a member of a team
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Develops and delivers effective presentations
Flexibility to operate and self-driven to excel in a fast-paced environment
Capable of multi-tasking, highly organized, with excellent time management skills
Detailed oriented with excellent follow-up practices
Understanding of relational database (intermediate level)
Certified Six Sigma Black Belt and/or Lean Sensei Certification
Support the process that identifies and implements significant Continuous Improvement opportunities to improve processes and delivery
Identify and Drive opportunities for RPA (Robotics Process Automation) on leaned processes to drive further operational improvements and cost savings.
Act as liaison between departments for the purpose of assisting in driving technology & Automation projects.
Support Continuous Improvement programs, establishing and maintaining high quality assurance standards, procedures and controls
Support Continuous Improvement deployment using fundamentals of Lean and Six Sigma. Track Continuous Improvement status, cost savings, training, certification and events by project or account
Support lean office and implement lean principles
Plan, lead and facilitate Kaizen and Six Sigma teams
Complete event planning, perform pre-work, facilitate teams and support event closure and follow up
Develop standards of performance based on process innovation and best-in-class practices
Supports the preparation, development and publishing of continuous Improvement materials to include detailed process documentation, process maps and training (webinar) materials
Document procedures to implement process changes
Provide guidance and technical knowledge on process and Continuous Improvement projects
Educate, coach, mentor and qualify Lean/Six Sigma specialistReview and report on performance against operational objectives and project success factor
Ensure the integrity of performance systems and reports
Performs other duties as assigned
Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Requisition ID 2019-76190
Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)
Travel Requirements 0-10%
Position Code 8863