Specialist in continuous improvement

November 22 2019
Industries Vehicles (parts, sales, maintenance)
Categories Project Management, Business Analysis, Consulting, Business analyst, Marketing, Communications, Advertising, Human Resources
Montreal-Est, QC

Description

OUR BRAND IS YOU!

UAP is the Canadian leader in the distribution and marketing of automotive parts and aftermarket accessories for cars, trucks and heavy-duty vehicles. Over the years, UAP has built its reputation on the quality of business solutions available in the industry and, above all, on the diversity and value-added of its products and service. UAP is above all a team success, united towards the same goal: Excellence!

JOIN US?

Continuous Improvement Specialist, Napa Store Projects and Napa / TW Warehouses

In this capacity, you will join the Operations and Logistics Department, which covers technology, innovation and development projects for both our Napa stores (600) and the distribution centers of our two Napa divisions (9). and TW (6) across Canada. Day after day, the different delivery teams work closely together to ensure the success of the company.

In this context, we have recently established an operational excellence team whose mandate is to implement the principles and methodology for continuous improvement in all areas of operations and logistics. More specifically, identify, develop, optimize and implement best practices and business processes with a view to achieving operational excellence both in the store and in the warehouse. The goal is to create opportunities and solutions for sustainable improvement that are profitable for the company.

In order to perfect this team, we want to add a specialist who will complement our vision of continuous improvement, bringing his knowledge, his expertise, his advice and especially his contribution in multiple projects.

  • University degree combined with 7-10 years of experience, including 3 minimally in continuous improvement project delivery;
  • Have strong knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies (Lean, problem solving, Six Sigma etc.);
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies (an asset);
  • Excellent command of MS Office;
  • Essential bilingualism;
  • Travel to Canada (50%).

Key skills:

  • Communication and group skills;
  • Team spirit and leadership;
  • Strong analytical and results-oriented ability;
  • Ability to work in a changing and changing environment
  • Sense of organization and rigor

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