Finish Specialist 8/20/2016

Confidential Company Elkhart, IN

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28889813
AJE Ref #
575945453
Location
Elkhart, IN
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Strong Company, tops in its class! This organization promotes teamwork and leaders continually engage with each other. Great work-life balance!

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Providing technical expertise and leadership to drive Continuous Improvement in the plant finishing operation;
* Conducting audits to ensure conformance to documented best practices and SOPs;
* Leading new product introduction efforts requiring new finishes;
* Approving all process changes and documentation;
* Assisting with the development of preventive maintenance procedures and schedules on finishing equipment;
* Providing technical training to leadership and associates;
* Completing Black Belt certification in finish processes;
* Reports to the Manager, Finish Improvement.

EDUCATION: 4-year degree is preferred.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

* 5+ years of hands-on finishing experience in a high production facility;
* Must have experience problem-solving and implementing changes to reduce warranty issues;
* Strong technical and engineering background;
* Current Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt is a plus;
* Good interpersonal skills on all levels;
* Good communication and training skills.

Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Recruiting firm.