Description: PDS Tech is seeking a candidate for the Industrial Engineer Consultant position located in Santa Clara Valley, CA. Please contact Erica Trudeau 512-410-6791 and email your to email@example.com
In this consulting role, you will help improve operations of a budding electrical test lab focused on internal testing of batteries. You will be directly consulting with the lab management, testing team, and warehouse team to optimize all aspects of the lab operations to enable it to become a world-class testing lab. You will be responsible to set up lab workflow, CTQs, and monthly reviews with internal customers. You will be responsible to work with cross-functional teams to implement 5S and Lean workflow.
Key Qualifications: • 10+ years’ experience in consulting with and helping streamline a small plant or operation from its unstructured infancy • At least 2 years of laboratory experience, 17025 experience preferred • Demonstrated emphasis on quality, ensuring high integrity in results communicated to team • Demonstrated experience in process and workflow analysis, SOPs and checklists, Job Scheduling, methods engineering, Time-motion studies, Kaizen and Lean methods • Experience in implementation and audit of 5s work ergonomics, OSHA/Cal OSHA, safety regulations • Experience collaborating with, and managing, all levels of technicians and engineers • MSA/GRR experience • GD&T skill • Project management expertise with resource planning, project scheduling in a hardware engineering project • Optimization of logistics planning, material handling, inventory management, kanban/traveller systems and facilities layout • Expertise in statistical methods, Six Sigma methods, Root cause analysis and training thereof • Ability to logically prioritize from a multitude of tasks • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral • Ability to work in dynamic, high-paced environment with multiple input sources. Education: BS or MS in IE preferred. Experience in consulting or working with an electrical testing laboratory or facility is a plus. Experience in handling and safety regulations of Lithium Ion batteries is also a plus