Apertus Partners is looking for a Process Engineer. We would like someone with 10+ years of experience to help the Agency to consistently meet established performance standards for cost, quality, and speed in all areas of operation.
Duties will include the following:
Document existing processes to identify waste and bottlenecks in order to identify improvement opportunities.
Create clear process maps that can be used to support systems development, operator training and management oversight.
Develop monitoring tools using appropriate statistical lean sigma methods of process control to enable efficient management visibility and oversight.
Identify root causes of process failure and recommend changes to improve performance to management.
Develop performance standards to meet results requirements established by management.
Continuously monitor process performance results and seek opportunities to improve output results in terms of cost, quality and speed.
Apply the most appropriate methods of process analysis to improvement activities including direct observation, historical data analysis or team based problem solving activity.
Form and lead team based problems solving initiatives.
Write specific standard work for operators where needed to support operating effectiveness.
Design efficient work areas that enable operators to efficiently meet performance requirements while making real time performance status visible to both operators and managers.
Define capacity capabilities for operating work groups.
Identify job skill requirements and develop processes that best match skill to work.
Possess strong organization, analytical, problem solving, and interpersonal skills.
Self-motivated and able to develop positive working relationships with coworkers at all levels of the agency.
BS degree in Engineering, Math and Statistics or other scientific discipline or sufficient related experience in process design and improvement
Knowledge of and Lean and Six Sigma methods and ability to apply these where appropriate
Apertus Partners is a Woman Owned Small Business, Professional Services firm headquartered in Northern VA and serving the continental US. With over two decades of industry staffing experience, we hit the ground running with our direct approach to finding success. From general concept through implementation and operational support, Apertus Partners traditional staffing services include Contract, Contract to Hire and Permanent placement to both Government and Commercial clients. At Apertus Partners, we take care of our consultants and clients. You are our business. Our goal is to develop strong relationships with our clients to understand and meet the needs of their unique environments. Our existence relies upon our qualification process which allows us to understand what our consultants' career aspirations and goals are in order to match them to the appropriate position. Our goal is to place our consultants in the right position in the shortest time, consistently, with quality.