Sportsfield Specialties, Inc., located in Delhi, NY, is seeking a Continuous Improvement Manager to analyze, maintain, and improve organizational performance.   
 
Responsibilities/Duties include but not limited to:
  • Responsible for QA process in Epicor by setting standards/tolerances based on engineered specs and machine capability.
  • Schedule and conduct audits of records for accuracy.
  • Identify, create, and purchase quality training needs for each department.
  • Act as direct point of contact for Engineering for design improvements and work with Purchasing and Engineering to ensure product design meets quality standards and expectations.
  • Utilize data and current practices to identify opportunities and/or improve product flow.
  • Create/maintain sanitation schedule and set standards for cleanliness and organization.  
  • Coordinate all new hire/new transfer/annual safety training.
  • Support Maintenance Supervisor in setting short and long-term department goals such as building and tracking metrics and utilizing ERP to track/predict parts via work order/PM program.
  • Coordinate and track the building’s self-constructed assets.
  • Responsible for production capital projects. Collaborate w/ finance to develop standard request process and facilitate with production team members.
  • Facilitate employee engagement committee; set high-level guidelines, support team decisions/help push solutions and provide feedback to team.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
 
Required Qualifications:
 
Skills:
  • Excellent verbal, written, interpersonal and negotiation skills.
  • Proven ability to create and maintain positive internal and external working relationships through frequent, efficient, and impactful communication. 
  • Excellent time management with proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong leadership and mentoring skills.
  • Solid organizational/prioritization skills including attention to detail.
  • Ability to identify weak points in processes and organizational structures.
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times demanding environment.
  • Ability to collaborate professionally at all levels of the organization.
 
Experience/Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related discipline, or equivalent combination of industry work experience and education.
  • Minimum five years of progressive experience in process optimization, operations, or business management. 
  • Thorough understanding of latest process enhancement strategies.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite products and ERP systems (i.e., SAP, NetSuite, Epicor, etc.).
 
Salary DOE, great benefit package includes but not limited to: health, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, life insurance, flexible spending and paid time off. To apply, submit application online, apply in person at 41155 State Highway 10, fax resume to (607) 746-3107 or send resume to: Human Resources, P.O. Box 231, Delhi, NY 13753. Sportsfield Specialties, Inc. is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.