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Flowserve Corporation Site Continuous Improvement Leader in Raleigh, North Carolina

Company Overview:

If a culture of excellence, innovation and ownership is what you’re searching for, consider putting your experience in motion at Flowserve. As an individual contributor, or as a leader of people, your enterprise mindset will ensure Flowserve’s position as the global standard in comprehensive flow control solutions. Here, your opportunity for professional development and industry leading rewards will be supported by our foundational commitments to the values of people first, integrity and safety. Thinking beyond opportunity and reward, at Flowserve, we are inspired by working together to create extraordinary flow control solutions to make the world better for everyone!

Role Summary:

This role involves facilitating continuous improvement implementation and employee involvement at the business level. Accountable for teaching/coaching LEAN enterprise methods and integrating with the business to form and execute business improvement plans that deliver tangible benefits to business performance. This role will contribute to build a people-first culture that delivers significant business results.

Responsibilities & Requirements:

  • Facilitates continuous improvement (CI) actions and employee involvement teams in the pursuit of sustained beneficial change, across all functional areas.

  • Lead Kaizen events with targeting improvements to the plants KPI’s, and developing a learning culture.

  • Implements a train-the-trainer approach and rapid, sustained implementation through learn-by-doing methods.

  • Have fun! Focus on plant improvements and personal development.

  • Provides local leadership with coaching and training in LEAN thinking, processes and production.

  • Disseminate and act upon relevant industry and corporate benchmarking data in unison with the Plant

  • Manager and Plant Controller, ensure that benefits related to CI initiatives are calculated according to corporate standards and are ultimately achieved within the targeted timespan; assuring that planned improvements are implemented, measured, driven to closure and positively impact operating results.


  • Bachelor’s degree required.

  • 7 to 10+ years of experience (minimum 7 years in manufacturing with 5 years in a Lean/Continuous Improvement role).

  • Six Sigma Green Belt.

  • Background in successful experience in Continuous Improvement with focus on business processes.

Preferred Experience / Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

  • Six Sigma Black Belt or Master Blackbelt

Job Advertising Title: Site Continuous Improvement Leader

Primary Posting Location: Raleigh, North Carolina US

Job Posting Category: Other

Employment Type: Full time

Country: United States

Auto req ID: 53076BR

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