Sr. Industrial Engineer - 29667BR - EN in Salt Lake City, UT at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 4/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position is responsible to identify and lead value improvement and waste elimination projects that drive plant and company performance improvements while promoting the development and advancement of the lean culture within the plant.
  • Demonstrate a primary commitment to patient safety, product quality and compliance with the Stryker, Quality Manual and its governing regulations.
  • Lead facility layout and design projects with the Process Development Engineering, Production, Facilities and Manufacturing Engineering teams (as directed by site).
  • Initiate and lead lean projects (i.e. Lean Production, Lean Support and Born Lean) with the Production, Process Development, Manufacturing Engineering and support functions.
  • Introduce and advance the lean manufacturing culture, principles and practices across the plant and work with local management to create and drive the Lean vision for the plant.
  • Constantly promote, educate and instill the culture of waste identification and elimination throughout the plant in manufacturing and support areas.
  • Coordinate and lead complex engineering tasks, which may include: creating and updating standards, maintaining BOMS and routers and creating and approving change requests (as directed by site).
  • Develop and conduct Lean training programs for employees at all levels and departments.
  • Create, maintain and refine a Lean toolkit that can include: strategic planning, 5S, visual controls, quick changeover, value stream mapping, mistake proofing, standard work, PFEP, TPM, work cell design and line balancing.
  • Promote cross-functional and inter-site teamwork to accomplish shared objectives.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree required (technical or business) and/or equivalent industrial engineering experience
  • 3+ years of experience


  • Ability to work well with others in a team setting.
  • Ability to conduct complex statistical, geometric, and mathematical calculations.
  • Ability to conduct responsibilities substantially free from routine supervision.
  • Ability to read, understand, create engineering drawings on common engineering software.
  • Ability to work efficiently on common personal computer hardware and software (e.g. CAD, MS Project, MS Office, Visio etc.).

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