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Manager Operational Excellence

Date: Aug 11, 2019

Location: Birmingham, AL, US, 35210

Company: CEMEX

Job Summary

The Operational Excellence (OE) Manager will deploy CEMEX Operational Excellence program to all levels of the business using an integrated approach that includes training (on-the-job and classroom), mentoring, coaching and certifying (leaders and workforce). 

Job Responsibilities

  • Teach, mentor and certify employees to the CEMEX OE standard
  • Identify and prioritize opportunities for improvement within the business area
  • Lead, manage and document improvement activities for the business area
  • Coordinate with other OE Managers to leverage solutions across business and functional boundaries
  • Identify and track financials for OE activities within the business area
  • Continue to develop OE skill level within CEMEX
  • Adhere to all CEMEX, OSHA, and MSHA rules and regulations at all times
  • Wear proper safety equipment while on plant grounds
  • Meet or exceed company safety standards
  • Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management

Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Business related field
  • Black Belt certified and/or equivalent Lean certification preferred
  • 10 years professional work experience, with at least 5 years within the Continuous Improvement function
  • Bachelor Degree in Business related field
  • Minimum Black Belt Certified and/or equivalent Lean Certification
  • 10 years professional work experience, with at least 5 years within the Operational Excellence function

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Experience in successful application of Lean and Six Sigma Methods
  • Experience teaching, mentoring and coaching others in Operational Excellence
  • Demonstrate work experience deploying Lean methods
  • Virtual team leadership
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Able to motivate others
  • Has a Continuous Improvement passion and mindset
  • Bilingual in Spanish a plus 

Working Conditions

  • Capable to work extended hours as needed
  • Capable of working in an open concept office environment
  •  Ability to travel domestically 50% or more
  • Job involves sitting most of the time, but also involves walking or standing for brief periods of time

Physical Requirements

  • Walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors
  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently
  • Job involves sitting most of the time, but also involves walking or standing for brief periods of time
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors 

EEO/AA Statement

CEMEX is an EEO/AA (equal opportunity/affirmative action) institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital or familial status, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by under federal, state or local law in the programs or activities which it operates.

En Español

CEMEX es una institución EEO/AA (igualdad de oportunidad/acción afirmativa) y no discrimina en base al sexo, edad, raza, color, religión, discapacidad física o mental, credo, origen nacional, estatus veterano, orientación sexual, infomación genética, identidad de género, o expresión de género en los programas o actividades los cuales opera.


Nearest Major Market: Birmingham

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