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Continuous Improvement Manager - Atlanta, GA Job

Date: Aug 4, 2022

Location: Morrow, GA, US, 30260

Company: PACCAR

Requisition Summary:

The Continuous Improvement Manager drives a climate of change by targeting world-class productivity, quality and service through projects, mentorship and control.

 

JOB LOCATION: Morrow, GA

 

Benefits:

PACCAR offers comprehensive benefits from time of hire through retirement for vested employees and their families. As a U.S. Salaried PACCAR employee, you have a full range of benefit options including:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plan options
  • Flexible spending accounts and health savings account
  • 401(k) with dollar-for-dollar company match up to 5%
  • Fully funded pension plan that provides monthly benefits after retirement
  • 12 paid holidays, sick and vacation time
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Paid short-and long-term disability program
  • Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance
  • EAP services including wellness plans, estate planning, financial counseling and more

 

Qualifications and Skills

Required:

  • Bachelor degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Business Administration or related area required, M.B.A. desired.
  • Six Sigma Belt Certified (Lean, Green or Black)

Desired: (not required)

  • Thorough knowledge of DC operations, practices and procedures acquired by 5 years or more experience in a progressive, complex RF distribution center, with inventory control administrative and supervisory duties.
  • Ability to use AS400 and LAN systems experience required. Intermediate abilities in MS Office applications: Excel, PowerPoint, MSWord.
  • Flexibility to work different and varied work schedules, up to 15% travel each year.
  • Bi-lingual

 

Job Functions / Responsibilities:

  • Drive continuous improvement throughout the facility by leading mini games, mentoring belts and managing new project proposals. Lead and complete Six Sigma projects that result in process efficiencies targeting world-class productivity, quality and service. 
  • Manages the vendor compliance program to assure shipping, vendor compliance database work, receiving and all associated activities are performed efficiently and accurately. 
  • Coordinates training and standard operating procedures for all employees regarding vendor compliance. 
  • Serves as quality liaison with Marketing, Materials, Traffic, inbound/outbound, other locations and suppliers, assuring compliance issues are followed through to resolution.
  • Actively pursue changes to location sizes and velocities to enhance pick path, mentor Picking or Receiving Supervisor to lead effort.
  • Manages the inventory control activities to include shipping error research and resolution, Not In Stock research, dealer returns, dealer credit requests, process audits, cycle count and inventory adjustments.  Examine and continuously improve the cycle count process, dealer surveys and audit programs.
  • Participate in division initiatives by representing the facility at offsite projects/events, act as business lead for IT Projects and perform dealer visits independently.
  • Regular communication with Aftermarket Packaging Manager, Operations Quality Manager and Analytics Manager to share ideas and support a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Provide coverage for Warehouse Supervisors when needed, proficient in at least one department (receiving, picking, shipping).  Assist in training new associates.  Perform other duties as requested by Distribution Center Manager.

 

Company Information:

  • PACCAR is a Fortune 500 company established in 1905. PACCAR Inc is recognized as a global leader in the commercial vehicle, financial, and customer service fields with internationally recognized brands such as Kenworth, Peterbilt, and DAF trucks. PACCAR is a global technology leader in the design, manufacture and customer support of premium light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks under the Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF nameplates and also provides customized financial services, information technology and truck parts related to its principal business.
  • Whether you want to design the transportation technology of tomorrow, support the staff functions of a dynamic, international leader, or build our excellent products and services — you can develop the career you desire with PACCAR. Get started!

 

Division Information:

  • PACCAR Parts operates a network of parts distribution centers offering aftermarket support to Kenworth, Peterbilt and DAF dealers and customers around the world. Aftermarket support includes customer call centers operating 24 hours a day throughout the year and technologically advanced systems to enhance inventory control and expedite order processing.
  • PACCAR Parts is a global business with operations in many countries around the world. The ability to communicate in the native language is critical to our success. Do you speak multiple languages? Let us know!


Additional Information:

  • Relocation assistance may be available for this position.
  • PACCAR Parts is an eVerify Employer.
  • PACCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability.
  • PACCAR has success with diverse teams of employees working together to achieve excellent results. Having a diverse and inclusive work environment ensures PACCAR has the talent needed to conduct business today and in the future by leveraging different backgrounds, skills, and viewpoints. We believe diversity in the workplace increases innovation, results in better decisions and increases employee engagement.

 


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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