Headquartered in Hilliard Ohio, Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS) is the leading manufacturer of high performance thermoplastic corrugated pipe, providing a comprehensive suite of water management products and drainage solutions. Our innovative products and superior drainage solutions are used across a broad range of end markets and applications, including residential, non-residential, agriculture and infrastructure applications. We have established a leading position in many of these end markets by leveraging our national sales and distribution platform, overall product breadth and scale, and our manufacturing excellence. Founded in 1966, we operate a global network of 3,700 employees, 63 manufacturing plants and 31 distribution centers. In July, 2014 we became a public company traded on the NYSE®. To enable our continued growth, we are looking to add top talent to our dynamic organization.
The position of Safety, Continous Improvement and Innovation Manager is responsible for plant and fleet safety compliance, incident root cause analysis and progress. This initiative seeks to foster employee involvement by capturing the creative input of all ADS associates to identify and implement ideas for improvement. Overall the role of the Plant Safety and Continous Improvement Leader is to apply the tools, techniques and methodology of Lean Six Sigma to continually improve the effectiveness and efficiency of business operations.
This position will require flexibility to work 40+ hours a week plus weekends and light travel as required.
Primary Job Responsibilities:
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
This position should possess the following skills/knowledge:
Working in a manufacturing environment
Climbing and crawling on plant floor and equipment
Advanced Drainage Systems is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.