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*Operational Excellence Leader

American Airlines | Tulsa OK 74152 USA |  | Posted: 06/08/2014

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Title: *Operational Excellence Leader
Location: OK-Tulsa
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Lead the development and execution of process improvements utilizing lean six sigma methodologies to drive Operational Excellence. Develop customer requirements, business processes, and key performance indicators that improve products and services. Lead cross functional teams in improvement activities that focus on Maintenance Operations, Quality Management, and Material Supply. Work collaboratively with operational leadership and represented work groups to develop and implement sustainable solutions. Coach teams and individuals on lean six sigma principles to drive improvement. Manage multiple projects, provide status updates on performance against plan and meet delivery targets. Must have a proven track record of delivering business value that resulted in cost reduction or avoidance. Must have demonstrated leadership experience with cross functional teams. Experience working and communicating effectively with multiple levels of management and represented work groups. Experience in delivering workshop/classroom training. Excellent leadership and communications skills are critical requirements. Ability to travel to other maintenance locations as required (up to 50%).
BS degree in Engineering required
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification preferred
Five (5) to ten (10) years engineering and operations experience
Three (3) to five (5) years of leadership experience
Two (2) to four (4) years of change management experience
Must be able to read, write, fluently speak, and understand the English language
Statistical analysis and computer background required
Excellent analytical, communication, planning, interpersonal, PC and organizational skills required
Strong managerial skills
Ability to concurrently handle multiple responsibilities working with others and under pressure
When applicable, may be required to work rotating shifts, nights and weekends
Must fulfill FAA criminal background checks to qualify for unescorted access privileges to airport security identification display areas (SIDA), if applicable
Must be able to secure appropriate airport authority and/or US Customs security badges, if applicable

OP-Operations Management

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Location Tulsa, OK, 74152, United States
Industry Sectors Airlines

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