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Continuous Improvement Analyst

Company: balchem
Location: Albert Lea
Posted on: April 10, 2021

Job Description:

COMPANY OVERVIEW: Balchem Corporation develops, manufactures and markets specialty ingredients that improve and enhance the health and well-being of life on the planet, providing state-of-the-art solutions and the finest quality products for a range of industries worldwide. Our corporate headquarters is located in New Hampton, New York, (Hudson Valley area) and we have a broad network of sales offices, manufacturing sites, and R&D centers, primarily located in the US and Europe. Founded in 1967, Balchem is a publicly traded company (NASDAQ - BCPC) with annual revenues over $640 million and a market cap exceeding $3.0 billion. The company consists of four business segments: Human Nutrition & Health; Animal Nutrition & Health; Specialty Products; and Industrial Products. Balchem employs over 1,400 people worldwide who are engaged in diverse activities, committed to developing the company into global market leadership positions. To learn more about our dynamic, stable and growing company, visit . POSITION SUMMARY: The Continuous Improvement Analyst will utilize strategic processes to drive growth, cost reduction initiatives and efficiencies across the plant. In this role, through analytic examination and process improvement efforts, an analyst will proactively identify opportunities and provide solutions for manufacturing operations by using cross department collaboration and best practice sharing. The Continuous Improvement Analyst will report to the Plant Manager. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Identify, lead and deploy Continuous Improvement (CI) initiatives in the plant to deliver quantified bottom-line performance improvement.
  • To develop/support Continuous Improvement (CI) culture in the plant.
  • Effective deployment of Lean and Six Sigma methodologies, business process assessment, planning, facilitation and execution of Kaizen events, and the systemic improvement of standard work practices and procedures.
  • To support plant management in delivering and maintaining a savings pipeline/ project opportunity of X% of Costs of Goods Sold (CoGS)
  • To support plant management in delivering a X% of CoGS productivity improvement year on year
  • Manage the plant's top strategic projects to ensure that customers are receiving the best product at the lowest possible cost while simultaneously maximizing efficiencies for the plant
  • Lead weekly internal meetings to identify and communicate opportunities for continuous improvement, develop root cause analyses, corrective actions, and other critical customer focused requirements necessary to ensure a constantly improving customer experience
  • Use performance metrics to measure the scope of the improvement opportunity
  • Track and report progress on the implementation of corrective actions, cost reduction solutions, safety and product quality solutions
  • Participate in project management idea creation, planning, implementation, and KPI tracking
  • Duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or changed from time to time MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
    • Bachelor's degree preferred, but not required. Emphasis on experience driving Continuous Improvement efforts in a plant manufacturing setting
    • Experiences with problem solving via data analysis including suggesting, implementing, and tracking process improvements
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision, while being an effective team player
    • High level of proficiency with software programs including MS products is required
    • Derive energy from facing challenges and provide actionable solutions
    • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines as well as flexibility to adapt to change with new systems and methods Balchem is committed to a workplace culture that values and promotes diversity, inclusion, equal employment opportunities, and a work environment free of harassment and hostility. #IN

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