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Director of Engineering & Infrastructure 

Category Operations  

Essential Functions and Primary Duties

  • Manage a CI Savings Budget across the operating network that represents an achievable value to deliver back to the business.
  • Develop plans, schedules, and budgets for tactical projects to improve existing processes; ensure cost-benefit evaluation for all assigned projects are completed to define potential financial, business, and industry impacts of initiatives.
  • Support the Site leaders in the development of intermediate and long-term CI strategies to assure delivery of the Budget productivity savings.
  • Drive the improvement of processes and systems in the plants and implement programs that will have continuing long-term benefits.
  • Continuously evaluate and measure program or initiative performance and progress against goals and serve as a change agent within the organization.
  • Monitor existing processes to make sure they continue to perform at optimal levels of efficiency.
  • Direct and support CI activities; Kaizen events, A3 Problem Solving, Daily Management, Standard Work, layered Audit
  • Advise and influence senior leadership on business transformation topics that include organizational effectiveness, performance results, and change management in the terms of complexity and impact on the business.
  • Effectively lead, manage, develop, coach, and evaluate team members and associates at various levels of experience.
  • Develop and deliver Lean Training at all levels of the organization while driving Operational Excellence standards.
  • Network as needed with management, engineering, and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules, and other considerations to facilitate production process improvements.
Position Requirements

Key Position Deliverables

  • Drive operational improvements and standardization of plant equipment
  • Provide leadership for operational flow and product diversification
  • Develop preventive maintenance process to improve operational uptime
  • Develop utilization models to understand excess capacity and capacity constraints
  • Successfully lead and manage “2023 Footprint Rationalization” delivering $5.0M in Annualized savings and profitability improvements

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Director of Engineering & Infrastructure  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Open Date 1/19/2023  
Location Corporate- 999  
About the Organization Wilbert Funeral Services Inc. is a concrete manufacturer and service provider to the funeral service, building trades and agricultural market places. Manufactured products include burial vaults, monuments, septic tanks, retaining walls, storm shelters and miscellaneous agricultural precast products. Our operations include manufacturing plants and warehouses in 20 states.  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

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