Nearly 50 percent of the nuclear power plants in operation worldwide, and nearly 60 percent in the United States, are based on Westinghouse Technology. We are committed to ensuring that nuclear power remains a clean, safe, and environmentally sound way to produce electricity.
Westinghouse welcomes enthusiastic, dedicated, and innovative individuals with a comprehensive benefits package including Competitive Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Short-term and Long-term Disability, Life & Accident Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Savings Plan, Pension Plan and Paid Vacation. We also offer a number of Work/Life Programs, such as our Flextime program, offering flexible work hours to employees, and a variety of Training and Development opportunities, such as Educational Reimbursement that pays for approved satisfactorily completed business-related degree programs and non-degree courses.
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Westinghouse Electric Company has an exciting career opportunity for an experienced Continuous Improvement professional within the Continuous Improvement Department to lead high impact cross company improvement initiatives (Master Black Belt Projects) and provide oversight to Black Belt and Green Belt projects (Program Management).
In this position, a Master Customer 1st Leader will be responsible for the following:
â€¢ Drive change through leading large-scale/high complexity improvement initiatives using Six Sigma, Lean, Human Performance, and Behavioral Differentiation tools/skills.
â€¢ Provide oversight to all Black Belt and Green Belt projects run by the Continuous Improvement Department in assigned region including progress monitoring, Stage Gate approvals, benefit realization, mentorship, etcâ€¦
â€¢ Maintain proficiency and expand knowledge in the application of Six Sigma, Lean, Human Performance, and Behavioral Differentiation tools/skills.
â€¢ Act as Continuous Improvement liaison and /or coordinator for internal departments.
â€¢ Mentor others being trained in the Six Sigma, Lean, Human Performance, and Behavioral Differentiation tools/skills.
TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Candidate may be required to travel to domestic and international sites.
A successful candidate would be familiar with and/or have experience with the following:
â€¢ A Technical bachelorâ€™s degree or equivalent is required.
â€¢ Typically 10+ years engineering and/or quality experience is required.
â€¢ In depth knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean required.
â€¢ In depth knowledge of Human Performance (HuP) and Behavior Differentiation tools and techniques are desirable.
â€¢ Certified Black Belt required.
â€¢ Certified Customer 1st leader is desirable.
â€¢ Demonstrated ability to deliver results, manage multiple priorities in parallel, and influence the organization to improve.
â€¢ Demonstrated team leadership skills in addressing complex and diverse issues.
â€¢ Project management experience coordinating and leading complex projects is desirable.
â€¢ Experience interfacing with and communicating effectively to multiple levels of management.
Westinghouse, a group company of Toshiba Corporation, is the world's pioneering nuclear power company and is a leading supplier of nuclear plant products and technologies to utilities throughout the world. We help our customers produce reliable and environmentally-friendly electricity by enhancing nuclear plant availability and dependability, and by reducing operation and maintenance costs.
Westinghouse Electric Company provides a wide range of nuclear power plant products and services to utilities throughout the world.