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Human Resources
USA Headquarters Festo Corporation

395 Moreland Road

P.O. Box 18023

Hauppauge, NY 11788


     (631) 435-0800

     (631) 435-0576

Festo US Career Opportunities

Continuous Improvement / Lean Engineer

  • Job Tracking ID: 7.26.2018#184
  • Job Location: Mason/Cincinnati, OH
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: September 25, 2018
  • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP
  • SAP Category: Experienced Professionals,Engineers

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Job Description:

    • Maintains a safe working environment by complying with all safety and environment policies in the workplace.  Advocates for and promotes a safe work environment by reporting incidents and/or other safety and environment hazards, wearing all required PPE and encouraging other to do the same

    • Applies various quality tools and performs root cause analysis to solve problems. 

    • Leads Lean initiative activities which includes leading small group activities and Kaizen events for measurable improvement in safety, quality, productivity and cost improvements

    • Utilizes Value Production Pillar, Lean Manufacturing principles and resources to drive rapid and effective change

    • Support operations by utilizing Production System and tools (e.g. SMED, 6S, One Piece Flow, etc.)

    • Implement Festo global specific KPI’s to ensure process improvements, i.e. evaluate performance indicators and deriving optimization opportunities (e.g. OEE, quality), ensure capabilities are in place to effectively deliver performance targets

    • Identifies and shares best practices across the different organizational departments

    • Builds and sustains high performance teams and ensures strong alignment and coordination with other cross-functional teams

    • Solid project management experience and ability to work with all levels within an organization

    • Highly organized with ability to work independently as well as part of a team

    Performs all duties and responsibilities as assigned by management


Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent; Preferred: Industrial Engineer degree

  • Demonstrated knowledge in manufacturing, assembly procedures, Lean-Tools and project management

  • Demonstrated knowledge in manufacturing management, quality tools and problem solving, root cause analysis and analytical methods

  • Strong knowledge in MS office tools and SAP experience within Festo systems

  • Black belt certification preferred

Festo Corporation is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies. For your reference: EEO is the Law Poster