Continuous Improvement / Lean Co-Ordinator

  • Reference: CJ46377
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

Role Responsibilities:

  • Develop a continuous improvement plan across all departments in line with the current strategy
  • Act as a key change agent within the team and report to senior management team using appropriate metrics on progress towards the overall lean programme
  • Engage, gain buy-in and support all employees and managers involved in the change
  • Use of Lean tools and training others on the use of same
  • Identify cost saving targets as part of a CI plan
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement through front line employee engagement with standard work, on the floor problem solving and idea generation
  • Attend and participate in weekly operations meetings
  • Any other adhoc duties as requested by management.


Key Skills Required:

  • Shows initiative and problem-solving experience
  • Builds relationships with people at all levels
  • Knowledge of the dairy industry and processing
  • Self-Motivated, good organisational skills, methodical
  • Ability to execute and follow through on initiatives to deliver on goals
  • 3 years experience of implementing Lean in a manufacturing environment
  • An honours degree in Operations Management, Engineering or Lean equivalent
  • Project management and people management experience essential


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Emer O’ Callaghan on 021 4911061 or email

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