CuyahogaFallsRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Cuyahoga Falls jobs

Continuous Improvement Technician

Company: Associated Materials
Location: Cuyahoga Falls
Posted on: September 13, 2022

Job Description:

Company Description
Associated Materials, is the parent company for leading residential building product brands such as Alside, Gentek, Alpine and Preservation. With a legacy of over 70 years in business, we create, develop, manufacture, extrude and distribute beautiful siding, windows and more throughout our network of North American company-owned distributors.Headquartered in Cuyahoga Falls, OH, Associated Materials has over 4000 employees across its U.S. and Canadian manufacturing footprint and our extensive North American distribution center network (120+ locations!). We are a charter member of the Vinyl Siding Institute, the American Association of Architects, the National Association of Home Builders, and the National Association of the Remodeling Industry.This combination of established brand recognition, manufacturing capacity and distribution reach makes for an exciting and rewarding employment value proposition. Join us, and discover the next step in your career journey.
Job Description
Directly responsible for the research, identification and data collection related to change initiatives that will ensure a sustained, long term operation. Identifies advanced improvement processes or projects that will significantly impact organizational objectives. Participate with management team members in continuous improvement activities designed to improve efficiencies, reduce cost and increase internal/external customer satisfaction in manufacturing and operational processes.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Observe production operations as needed to measure current capabilities and to determine current strengths and weaknesses.
  • Assist in analyzing observations and data to help create a better understanding of the current situation in relation to the project
  • Perform project work (manual or office labor) at the direction of the C.I. Engineer that they have been assigned or the C.I. Director.
  • Observe production operations as needed to ensure project improvements are meeting expectations.
  • Meet with project stakeholders as directed / needed.
  • Travel to AMI window production facilities as needed to perform project work.
  • Perform other duties at the direction of the C.I. Engineer that they have been assigned or the C.I. Director.
  • Executes AMI's objectives, meeting commitments and working within the guidelines.COMPETENCIES:
    • Thorough knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma and Process Management principles.
    • Above average skills with Microsoft suite of tools such as Excel, Word, and PowerPoint,
    • Ability to influence others and negotiate successfully, communicate ideas and generate consensus.
    • Excellent professional presentation and verbal communication skills.
    • Skilled at identifying customer needs and designing business processes and solutions to meet internal/external customer requirements.
    • Demonstrates innovative thinking and initiative in the analysis, planning and development of projects.
    • Sense of urgency and self-motivation
    • Ability to work independently
    • Ability to motivate employees to achieve results
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Attention to detail with strong organizational skills#LI-KS1
      • High School Diploma Required, Bachelor's Degree preferred.
      • 1-2 years of related work experience is required.
      • Window and/or door industry or other manufacturing experience preferred.#Indeed-Associated
        Additional Information
        All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.Recruiters: Please note that Associated Materials, Alside and any of its affiliated companies does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or offers of recruiting service associated with any published or unpublished employment opportunities. Any unsolicited information sent to AMI or any of its employees will be considered as unencumbered and free from any fee or charge whatsoever. Only members of our Human Resources Team have authority to engage or authorize recruiting services. Any questions regarding recruiting services of any kind must be sent to jobs at

Keywords: Associated Materials, Cuyahoga Falls , Continuous Improvement Technician, Professions , Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Ohio jobs by following @recnetOH on Twitter!

Cuyahoga Falls RSS job feeds