Business Excellence Black Belt 1

Black & Veatch Corporation Leawood , KS 66211

Posted 1 week ago

We believe real value is powered by the unique skills and experiences of our professionals. The interchange of ideas from a diverse group of people gives our teams an expanded perspective and the ability to find better solutions for our clients.

Req Id : 1794

Job Title : Business Excellence Black Belt 1

Business Unit Sector : POWER-OPERATIONS

Work Location : KCP

Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : Yes

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Contract Hire Only for this Project : No

Job Family

Specialized Staff

Job Code
1904

Job Grade
006

Salary Plan

SPC: Specialized Staff

U.S. FLSA

Exempt

Job Summary

Join an award winning, world class team of highly successful improvement leaders and entrepreneurs driving unparalleled innovations, leadership development and value creation for the global leader in building Critical Human Infrastructure in Energy, Water and Telecommunications.

A Business Excellence Lean Six Sigma Black Belt at Black & Veatch implements business innovations with passion, discipline and resilience. They demonstrate entrepreneurship and outstanding collaborative leadership, influencing, communication and presentation skills while leading teams to create the most value, in the shortest amount of time, through the most effective means.

Key Responsibilities

Independently lead Business Excellence innovation and improvement projects that continue to create record value for Black & Veatch, its business partners, and clients worldwide.

Provide consulting services to our clients and senior leaders across multiple Black & Veatch businesses and global locations related to Business Excellence tools and techniques (innovation, business process management, lean and six sigma).

Coach champions, process owners, black belts and green belts on project selection and scope, ensuring linkage between improvement projects and key business priorities and strategies.

Management Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited University; In addition, continued education regarding Lean Six Sigma in the form of additional course-work, teaching, or instructional conference attendance. Demonstrated success as a Business Excellence Green Belt (Successfully led at least 2 Business Excellence projects to completion). All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications

Highly developed strategic and collaborative leadership skills. Passionate about innovation, leadership development and entrepreneurship, with a strong empirical, disciplined approach to business problem solving.

Broad and deep business acumen and experiences (5+ years) gained through the successful implementation of innovation, lean, six sigma and business process management principles in multiple industries.

Results based leadership style with outstanding communication and influencing skills. Superior ability to distill complex concepts and issues into simple, effective, and persuasive solutions and messages.

Established track record of successfully implementing positive, sustainable change leading to significant value creation in transactional and/or service environments.

Master's degree from an Accredited University; Technical or Business area.

Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt certification.

Certifications

Competencies

Directs work

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Normal office environment

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.


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