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.
We are seeking to fill an open Continuous Improvement (CI) Leader position at our Logan, NJ plant. The CI Leader is a member of the corporate CI team and reports directly to the Corporate CI Manager and indirectly to the Regional Manufacturing Manager They lead the company CI initiatives at one or more manufacturing locations. The ideal candidate will have significant and relevant direct manufacturing experience using and leading continuous improvement tools, systems, and methodologies. Plastics experience preferred. The candidate must be a proven shop floor leader that has experience leading 5S, Kaizen events, Standard Work, Visual Management, TPM, Changeovers, problem solving, A3 and value stream maps and related process improvement methodologies.
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The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
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.