Philips Lean Transformation in Latham, New York
Join Philips Healthcare in Latham, NY as an experienced Lean Transformation Specialist, operating under the Business Transformation Lead for our Diagnostic Imaging business.
The primary job duties will be to assist and participate in significant Lean activities resulting in measurable business improvements in financial and customer terms. As a change agent the Business Transformation organization, our associates are responsible for introducing the appropriate methodology and tools to team members and the broader organization. The Business Transformation Team is expected to mentor, train and coach team members as required. They provide expertise on Business Excellence tools including, Daily Management Problem Solving Lean, process improvement, facilitation, Kaizen, and others as appropriate.
This Lean Transformation Specialist role will give you the opportunity to take your career to the next level in a global organization that is backed by a stable 120 year legacy of innovation. Here, you’ll go as far and as wide as you aspire. We make sure of it through support of a formal development planning process, as well as countless opportunities to expand your knowledge and skill set through resources such as the Learning@Philips program, tuition reimbursement and/or mentor relationships.
What we need :
Four year degree in business or technical discipline
Must have 3+ years Lean experience
TPI experience required
Demonstrated track record of successful process improvement
Strong analytical / problem solving skills
Effective communication / interpersonal skills
Strong executive presence and ability to influence multiple levels of management
Self-starter with drive, determination, focus and initiative
Ability to achieve goals
PC skills & aptitude for utilizing software applications
Skills and Competencies desired:
Advanced business or technical degree
Experience in Training/coaching/mentoring other team members
Project Management experience
Experience in various process improvement tools and change management
Executive presentation skills
Experience with Lean in transactional areas of Sales, Service and/or Marketing
Willing to travel as needed, up to 25% of the time
This role will be located in Latham, NY
Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.
As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.