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Technical Leader – Savannah, GA Roofing Plant
The Savannah roofing facility has a great opportunity for a Technical Leader. The Technical Leader will report directly to the Site Leader and will be responsible for applying analytical solutions, using Lean/6 Sigma methodologies, to chronic and/or complex problems within plant or division operations. In addition, the incumbent will be responsible for the development and execution of plant process improvement strategies. As a member of the plant natural leadership team (NLT), the incumbent is responsible for achieving plant goals as set forth by OC leadership and the Plant Leader in Safety, Environmental Assurance, Quality Assurance, and Manufacturing Cost. The Technical Leader will be responsible for leading and developing 6 direct reports.
As an individual contributor to that end, this role is to create and implement strategic plans for reducing process variation and improving product consistency while improving product costs to world-class performance levels. Key measures include COPQ, KPI' s of critical processes, and productivity improvement year over year.
Key Responsibilities are as follows:
(li)Provide the leadership, analysis, planning and implementation for permanent
solutions to issues that prevent optimum performance of processes and equipment on the floor.
BS degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical Engineering or Chemistry, with a working knowledge of engineering and statistical principles.
Must be eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis.
Owens Corning is an equal opportunity employer.