Dot Foods, Inc.

  • Lean Leader

    Job Locations US-AZ-Bullhead City | US-CA-Modesto | US-ID-Burley
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  • Overview

    Location: Distribution Center (AZ, CA, ID)  Department: Quality   Reports To: VP, Quality & Training


    Your Role: Supports assigned areas of the business in driving improvement in waste elimination and customer satisfaction through the application of Lean Tools including facilitation of projects, project management, opportunity identification, and standardization of best practice.


    • Works with General Manager or Department Manager of assigned area to identify opportunities and assure predicted savings are tracked, validated, and communicated.
    • Coaches and develops others in lean/continuous improvement within location.
    • Collaborates with other Lean Leaders on key metrics, activities, and initiatives that impact the business to identify opportunities for improvement.
    • Assists with Lean activity auditing.
    • Leads continuous improvement efforts while applying lean thinking and tools to identify and eliminate waste.


    Role Specifics:

    • Travel – Regular overnight travel for internal trainings, meetings, and visits to Dot Foods’ distribution

       centers. Must have ability to travel independently as needed, without restriction by all modes of transportation,

       including car, plane, or train.


    We Need You To Have:

    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent Dot Foods experience.
    • Excellent leadership skills.
    • Strong meeting/group facilitation skills.
    • Excellent project management skills
    • Strong critical thinking/problem-solving skills.
    • Professional and positive verbal and written communication skills.

    We’d Like You To Have:

    • Strong quantitative and analytical skills.
    • Effectiveness in teaching and coaching others.
    • Ability to effectively present complex topics in a concise manner.

    What Can Dot Offer You?

    As a family-owned and -operated company for over 55 years, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:


    • A friendly working environment
    • Highly competitive compensation and benefits package
    • Significant advancement opportunities


    Safety: This position assumes responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.


    EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.



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