Mercy Medical Center North Iowa Continuous Improvement Specialist in Mason City, Iowa

Job Details:
  • Bachelor's Degree

JOB SUMMARY: The Continuous Improvement Specialist will perform the following responsibilities under the guidance of the Executive Director of Strategy and/or a Senior Continuous Improvement Specialist. The Continuous Improvement Specialist will mentor and coach colleagues throughout the organization to develop a process improvement mindset and process improvement systems. This position will provide process excellence education (instructor led and experiential) for colleagues. The Continuous Improvement Specialist will model behaviors of a humble leader and continuous learner.


A. Education: Bachelor Degree required.

B. Experience:

  1. Particular emphasis will be placed on previous experience in lean transformational efforts.

  2. Proven leadership competencies.

  3. Exposure to Mercy Way Leader Flight Path preferred.

  4. Proven Performance Improvement competencies

C. Special Skills and Competencies:

  1. Facilitation skills

  2. Strong influencing, collaboration and partnering skills with the credibility to lead change.

  3. Ability to set and achieve high expectations and sustain results.

  4. A true believer in nurturing teamwork, developing others through mentoring and coaching.

  5. Analytical mind, drive, enthusiasm, initiative, assertiveness and creativity.

  6. High standard of personal and professional integrity.

All offers are contingent upon the successful completion of references, background checks, pre-employment physical and drug screen.**

EEO Employer F/M/Veteran/Disabled

Facility: Mercy Medical Cent-East Campus

Location: Mason City, IA

Department: Process Excellence

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours: Monday through Friday 7:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

HR Use Only: Exempt