Triple Point Energy is seeking a full-time Continuous Improvement Engineer based in our Portland, OR office and will include some travel. This position is responsible for delivering continuous improvement consulting services through coaching, facilitating workshops, and providing technical analysis services to industrial facilities. Our goal is to reduce our customers’ energy intensity by 5%. Key duties and skills required for this position include:
Continuous Improvement Coaching:
The candidate should have experience applying the fundamentals of continuous improvement including Lean and Six Sigma within industrial facilities. This includes coaching and leading senior management and plant staff on the most appropriate continuous improvement methods, approaches, and tools, to help their facility reduce energy consumption and improve other business objectives.
Project and Client Management:
The candidate will be responsible for the development and delivery of continuous improvement plans to multiple facilities concurrently, while meeting the schedule and budget associated with those projects. This will require strong organizational and communication (oral, written, and e-mail) skills.
Delivery of services includes facilitating workshops for audiences between 20 – 50 people on continuous improvement subjects such as organizational commitment, employee engagement, and conducting Kaizen events. The ideal candidate will have experience with public speaking and workshop facilitation.
Our service includes quantifying the energy savings that our customers achieve through statistical analysis. The candidate should have experience gathering, manipulating, and analyzing data (using statistical techniques such as regression analysis) with tools such as Excel, JMP, Minitab, etc.
Our core service is helping industrial facilities reduce energy consumption, while improving other business objectives (safety, quality, and productivity). The candidate should have strong technical understanding of improving industrial processes and systems such as: compressed air, fans and blowers, pumps, process heating and cooling, etc.
Triple Point Energy Culture:
Triple Point is seeking candidates that have already demonstrated a commitment to integrity, respect, quality – and personal continuous improvement.
Education and Experience:
The position requires a Bachelor’s degree, a minimum of seven years of experience delivering continuous improvement in an industrial setting, and a valid driver’s license. A Professional Engineer license and/or Certified Energy Manager certification are desired.
We offer a competitive base salary, benefits, and negotiable relocation costs. Please provide salary requirements in your response.
Please provide a resume that outlines the specific experience relative to the position you are applying for and salary requirements. Please note – responses containing salary requirements will be given priority. We apologize in advance that we may not be able to respond to all applicants.