Operational Excellence Lead (Rye)


: $87,670.00 - $123,540.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Engineering

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Site New Hampshire, located in West Lebanon, is where Novo Nordisk's life-saving treatments are brought to life. Our manufacturing facility produces a global supply of our hemophilia and growth hormone product lines, as well as our next generation of cutting-edge medications. It's not your average production site - it's a tight-knit, supportive community working together to contribute to a better tomorrow for our patients. Ethics and quality are held in the highest regard, and a patient-focused mindset guides everything we do. We're looking for individuals who are self-starters with a strong work ethic to join our team. At Novo Nordisk, you will find opportunities, resources and mentorship to grow and build your career. Are you ready to realize your potential? The Operational Excellence Lead is responsible for support of multiple manufacturing areas in the deployment of Continuous Improvement initiatives for site New Hampshire (NH). This includes leading and participating in LEAN training, coaching, problem solving, projects and analysis. You will act as the embedded lead of the site LEAN program to drive understanding of Continuous Improvement and Systematic Problem Solving. We're looking for candidates with the following knowledge, skills & abilities and experience: Education: Min. of Bachelor in Science, Engineering or Logistics. Master's degree and/or Black Belt training preferred. Experience: Minimum of three (3+) plus years in a manufacturing or supply chain environment Skills & abilities: Knowledge of Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) preferred Ability to facilitate cross functional problem solving using standard root cause analysis methodology Ability to plan, organize and lead projects using standardized project management tools including; project charter, timeline, issues list, risk register and budgeting Ability to perform analysis of current vs future state for complex processes in a supply chain environment (from incoming materials to product shipment) Ability to seek consensus amongst diverse view points Ability to interact with and influence multiple levels of the organization Experience leading and coordinating teams in a matrix management environment Physical requirements and working environment: The ability to climb, balance, stand, walk, and finger. The ability to speak, listen, and understand verbal and written communication. Repetition including substantial movement of wrists, hands, and or fingers. Lifting up to 33lbs/15kg of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of work assigned or to make general observations. The working environment includes a variety of physical conditions including: noise, inside and outside conditions including temperatures below 32 degrees F; close proximity to manufacturing equipment, moving parts, moving vehicles, and chemicals; atmospheric conditions including: odors, fumes, and dust. The ability to function in narrow hallways and spaces. Local and International Travel: 0-5% Novo Nordisk is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. If you are interested in applying to Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply, please call us at 1-855-###-####. This contact is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.
Associated topics: business, cost efficient, industrial engineer, manufacturing engineer, methods engineer, project, sap, supply, supply chain * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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