Continuous Improvement Specialist -Pietermaritzburg

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced employees to fill the above vacancies in the CI department.



The core responsibilities of the position include:


  • Facilitate the deployment of Visual Management methodologies in the plant
  • Facilitate problem solving using structured techniques (e.g. KT, FFA etc.)
  • Manage and keep the Improvement Project Hopper up to date
  • Leads and facilitates process / quality improvement efforts
  • Leading improvement project groups using project management principles
  • Reduce wastage through the implementation of Lean Manufacturing principles
  • Facilitate the use of the following methodologies where required:
    • Standardize work
    • Simulation models
    • Value stream Mapping
    • Process Mapping


The requirements of the position include:


  • A National Diploma/Btech or Degree in Industrial Engineering or other Engineering discipline with Lean Manufacturing experience would be preferable
  • 4 Years working Experience would be preferable
  • Competent in MS office programs
  • Conflict management
  • The ability to work alone and within a team
  • Decisive can-do attitude seeing nothing as impossible leading to immediate action.
  • Self-motivated with Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Service driven, Innovative, Reliable, Assertive and Strong Customer focus.
  • Able to work under pressure

Sound understanding of engineering principles and processes.

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