FOX Factory, Inc.
Director of Continuous Improvement
Gainesville, GA (30504)
Job code: LI* *PVT
About the Company:
In 1974, Bob Fox started racing his products in motocross and we haven't stopped racing since. FOX has equipped vehicles and racers that have stood atop podiums in every sport we have competed in - from the sands of Baja to the dunes of Dakar.
For over three decades, FOX has been an industry leader in the design and development of high performance shock absorbers and racing suspension products for snowmobiles, mountain bikes, motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs, off-road cars, trucks, and SUVs.
Our team of engineers perform rigorous tests with our athletes year-round. The data we collect from performance testing and our application of that knowledge to our product is what separates FOX from every other suspension company.
FOX, a rapidly growing company in Gainesville, GA (30504) has an exciting opportunity for a Director of Continuous Improvement.
The Director of Continuous Improvement is focused on programs to prevent or eliminate waste and defects and to enhance new or existing products or services, focusing on transactional and operational excellence and scope of work with the responsibility for building and improving a culture through capability in Asset Management.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Manages the company assets in a Production Environment.
Manages Capex for the manufacturing team.
Manages line balancing and labor efficiencies.
Drives continuous improvement by creating and overseeing improvement roadmaps.
Create key measurable objectives for the manufacturing process.
Responsible for cycle times, process improvements, KPIs
Leads the development and implementation of asset management strategies
Creates asset management policies, systems and practices to achieve optimal return on investment and effective deployment of property and equipment.
Oversees business planning process to ensure alignment on asset strategy, expectations and timelines.
Responsible for creation of budgets and long-term forecasts.
Continually refine and enhance the tools, processes and procedures related within the Asset Management group.
Involved in industry organizations and engaged with most recent asset management capabilities and technical tools.
Uses Value Stream Mapping capabilities to determine inefficiencies in the process flow
Manages Kaizen Events and small group activities.
Strong process improvement focus with proven results
Strong reporting and analytical skills
Strong financial acumen and ability to articulate financial implications of decisions.
Excellent communication skills - written and verbal
Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting or related field.
5-7 years with progressive leadership responsibility in a manufacturing environment required.
2+ years in asset management role.
Experience managing Kaizen Events and small group activities
Experience managing Capex for manufacturing
Experience managing line balancing and labor efficiencies.
Experience managing company assets in a production environment.
Value Stream Mapping capabilities to determine inefficiencies in the process flow
We look forward to hearing from you!
Fox Racing Shox