Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume Samples

The role of a Continuous Improvement Engineer is to work closely with the operations and maintenance team to eliminate losses, improve safety and quality and enhance efficiency. Some of the major tasks that are carried out by these Engineers and included on the Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume are – implementing process improvements, working collaboratively on assigned projects, reducing production losses, defining improvements in projects, reducing scraps, eliminate unsafe operations, improving process operations, examining process capability, and using advanced continuous improvement methodologies.

Employers want to see these skills on the resume – knowledge of ISO and BAC quality systems, lean knowledge and experience, ability to come up to speed on complex projects, strong AutoCAD, process mapping, and Access skills; strong knowledge of SQC, Six Sigma and monitoring tools; and an excellent knowledge of continuous improvement techniques. The most successful resume for this position should display an advanced degree in fields like Business Administration or management.

 

Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume example

Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume

Objective : Cost-conscious and analytical with history of success optimizing quality and production processes in fast-paced manufacturing environments. Increase productivity, quality, and profitability.

Skills : Life Cycle Assessment, SimaPro Software, Renewable.

Description :

    1. Responsible for identifying, developing, evaluating, and adapting innovative beverage processes and equipment.
    2. Led process improvement initiatives to identify and eliminate waste and non-value added work utilizing manufacturing practices.
    3. Provided support from a manufacturing perspective in the development and validation of new capacity and processes.
    4. Developed proposals that included return on investment benefits and alternatives for special projects.
    5. Worked closely with plant personnel to develop or enhance new processes within the manufacturing facility.
    6. Assisted in identifying bottleneck points in the value stream analysis and identifies projects for increasing capacity.
    7. Provided leadership and lean training to plant personnel.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Continuous Improvement Engineer I Resume

Objective : Results oriented Industrial Engineer with exceptional leadership, communication, interpersonal, technical and analytical skills. Experience in food, medical device and electro mechanical industries.

Skills : Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Methodology.

Description :

    1. Trained site leadership and pillar teams on Integrated Lean Six Sigma.
    2. Developed enough hands-on and general knowledge of each pillar's capabilities to determine if the use capabilities are sufficient.
    3. Coached pillar leaders on when and how to engage pillar tools to root cause analysis.
    4. Collected data and condensed the information to actionable items while assuring the plant understands what is expected from each item.
    5. Developed strategic site master plans to deliver each phase and coach the plant to assess progress and readiness for each phase.
    6. Coached the site on implementing each plant phase. Achievement: Plant achieved phase 0 certification with a score.
    7. Performed capability analysis to identify the sigma level of production lines and equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS


Continuous Improvement Engineer II Resume

Headline : An organized, detail oriented Mechanical engineer, able to prioritize and delegate tasks effectively to ensure timely project completion within a team environment with progressive knowledge.

Skills : Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented three kanban systems which resulted in an inventory reduction.
    2. Developed a manufacturing cell for a product family.
    3. Responsible for layout, staffing, line balancing, and setting up statistical process control.
    4. Achieved a lead time reduction and improved quality to nearly a zero-defect level.
    5. Leader of the Quality Improvement Team which executed projects aimed at reducing scrap and rework costs related to specific work centers and part families.
    6. Led and assembled a team to overcome the "largest quality problem in Pointe Precision's history".
    7. Delivered contamination and achieved a long term reduction.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MBA

Continuous Improvement Engineer/Executive Resume

Headline : Experienced Project Engineer with manufacturing and research. Ability to work directly with customers. Adept at material selection, composite materials, CAD Catia Design, CNC automated equipment.

Skills : Technical Skills, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Performed 5S Audits throughout the plant and obtained a KPI of plant data.
    2. Worked with using Six Sigma tools to solve injection molding problems.
    3. Worked cross-functionally with other Johnson Control injection molding plants to problem solve and use JCMS to find best practices.
    4. Worked with Union Shop on High-Performance Teams (HPT) and Continuous Improvement.
    5. Performed cost savings for the plant with six sigma projects. Trained in Lean Practices with JCI.
    6. Developed a lean culture through continuous improvement initiatives.
    7. Managed improvement and new business projects from concept to completion.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Jr. Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume

Objective : A forward thinking manager who has a proven skill of implementing lean manufacturing solutions through continuous improvement activities.

Skills : Root Cause Analysis, Corrective Action, FMEA.

Description :

    1. Introduced a Grassroots CI Event initiative utilizing Employee Engagement.
    2. Created Leadership Standard Work Implemented a 5s Red Tag Process Revised and implemented a new 5s Cascading Audit Process 
    3. Developed Scroll Cell layout, Head layout, and a Small Parts Department layout utilizing MS/Visio Software.
    4. Trained in the workforce on the 5S methodology and Manufacturing Waste Identification.
    5. Executed multiple Kaizen Events utilizing Heijunka, KanBan, one-piece flow, FIFO, and Min/Max Methodologies.
    6. Conducted time studies of several processes. Lead the organization in the implementation of Lean Manufacturing Concepts.
    7. Conducted and developed all employee training pertinent to Continuous Improvement.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate

Continuous Improvement Engineer/Analyst Resume

Objective : Proficient in critical thinking and problem solving Certified in APICS - CPIM BSCM module and Lean - Six Sigma green belt certified. Actively pursuing APICS - CPIM certification. Experience of Lean Manufacturing tools.

Skills : Kaizen, Leadership, Process Engineering Value.

Description :

    1. Implemented Process Improvements projects using DMAIC methodology.
    2. Focused Kaizen projects based on Value Stream Map to improve OEE and productivity.
    3. Performed Root Cause Analysis to identify opportunities for improvement, problem-solving.
    4. Implemented and supported Lean Manufacturing tools on production floor such as TPM, Kaizen, Pareto tool.
    5. Reduced OEE losses and high scrap by designing a heating system to soften a rubber door seal for easy fitting.
    6. Performed weekly Gemba Walks and 5s audits to ensure compliance with Quality Way standards.
    7. Promoted awareness of 5S, safety on the workstation, and compliance to SOPs among operators in the manufacturing facility.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Master Of Science

Continuous Improvement Engineer/Technician Resume

Headline : Forward thinking Industrial Engineering professional with the ability and desire to improve processes that will positively impact a team, company, and any stakeholders. Personable and hardworking, committed to customer satisfaction.

Skills : Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing.

Description :

    1. Developed ISO Standards, Cost saving project initiatives, Support Internal Department Daily Mgt.
    2. Led Black Belt Projects and Kaizen events, Six Sig Projects. Improved shipping efficiency.
    3. Established ISO Equipment Calibration, to one standard plant-wide.
    4. Led problem-solving teams cross-functional teams for Safety & Quality issues.
    5. Led departmental teams with cost savings initiatives meeting KPI monthly targets.
    6. Implemented of Shop floor Daily Mgt systems, TPM Stage progression, Rapid Problem solving techniques.
    7. Initiated and led kaizen activities to incorporate 5s methodologies along with improved inventory management.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Supervision

Continuous Improvement Engineer/Co-ordinator Resume

Headline : Specializing in high-volume, multi-plant process improvement operations that yield corporate-wide best business practices. Proven track record for revitalizing stagnant functions.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Mini tab, Lean Six Sigma, Auto cad.

Description :

    1. Planned, developed manage, and facilitate all Continuous Improvement project for the Dodge plant in Clio.
    2. Established goals and objectives for the Plant to obtain Power LEAN certification.
    3. Identified cost-saving solutions to align the business units with corporate initiatives.
    4. Formulated and produced annual operating plan (AOP), 90-day action plans, and outcome reports.
    5. Performed analysis in the area of process improvement, staffing, standard work, and process mapping.
    6. Determined the departmental business needs and identifying short and long term goals.
    7. Analyzed and implement changes to machine/assembly settings to eliminate defects and improve quality.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Lead Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume

Headline : Dedicated and results-oriented Continuous Improvement Professional with multi-industry experience and a proven history of success. Skilled at working on cross-functional teams at every level of the organization.

Skills : Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Value stream map.

Description :

    1. Structured and led teams to provide training and mentoring that promoted Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma methodology throughout the facility.
    2. Led initiatives to standardize the net weight program utilizing the SPC program and reports to coach and guide net weight operators to improve performance.
    3. Resulted in annual savings. Lean/Six Sigma Black Belt Certification project targeted savings.
    4. Annualized savings were achieved. Unplanned downtime reduced and improved output.
    5. Set-up reduction resulted in annual savings and project reduced die change time.
    6. Implemented ways to improve line production as well as quality.
    7. Processed of each line easier for the workers while still innovating time, quality, and reducing waste.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business Administration

Asst. Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume

Objective : Continuous Improvement Engineer with experience reducing costs and making processes more efficient. Improvements made have resulted in savings. Selected Tools/Experience: Six Sigma Black Belt.

Skills : Procurement, SAP MM, SAP BI.

Description :

    1. Manufacturer of Urethane castings made to customer specifications.
    2. Implemented process improvements using Lean/Six Sigma tools. Gained experience using Minitab software for data analysis.
    3. Supported continuous improvement efforts globally by consulting on CI projects at other Fenner locations.
    4. Directed cross-functional teams to implement cost savings and solve manufacturing problems.
    5. Identified the need for and created ISO work instructions and procedures.
    6. Worked with a consultant from Insyte Consulting to develop an improved inventory control system.
    7. Led a Six Sigma Black Belt Project which reduced rejected parts on a high volume product line.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AAS

Associate Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume

Headline : Extensive background in method improvements, work measurement, cost reduction, quality assurance, experimental part cost estimating. Have worked in both union and non-union shops with great success.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement.

Description :

    1. Led safety improvement initiatives as a top priority, and enforce corporate safety policies.
    2. Performed Value Stream Mapping of Fire Truck fabrication, welding, and assembly.
    3. Led plant engineer and contractors in re-arranging plant layout to in-source fabrication, painting, and assembly of truck body compartments.
    4. Performed day to day continuous improvement initiatives.
    5. Performed other classic industrial engineering tasks. Annualized net savings projected.
    6. Developed new machine layouts to improve workflow and reduce non-value added parts handling.
    7. Changed the assembly process from the assembly line concept to cellular manufacturing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
College Prep

Continuous Improvement Engineer Resume

Headline : Seeking a position which will make full use of experience in sales, materials control, purchasing, and managing manufactured products including of supply chain management.

Skills : ISO, QS 9000, TS 16949, Auto cad.

Description :

    1. Assisted MTU DD continuous improvement team to implement lean manufacturing concepts on the shop floor.
    2. Led continuous improvement workshops to resolve business problems.
    3. Provided training to personnel to apply the lean initiatives in all aspects of manufacturing operations to the UAW.
    4. Led team in improving packaging concepts. Received Six Sigma certification
    5. Implemented a two-bin pull system on a current production line and developed a Plan for Every Part system (PFEP).
    6. Identified and implemented solutions for inconsistencies in economic order quantities, packaging quantities, and varying lead times on overseas suppliers.
    7.  Worked on ways to reduce company waste and refund the company money for recyclable items throughout the company.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA