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Lean Six Sigma Specialist

We Are Hiring

Specialist-Lean Six Sigma - Full-Time, Day - Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital, Rochester,MI

Why Join Ascension?

In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Providence Rochester Hospital, you will have the opportunity to apply Lean Six Sigma principles to optimize quality, productivity, on-time delivery and operational efficiencies which result in improved customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities:

  • Leads groups and facilitates events, including Kaizen, Rapid Improvement Workshops and Six Sigma events.
  • Assists with Lean cultural transformation by including communication and implementation of large scale programs and initiatives that will drive implementation of Lean methods and principles.
  • Develops, maintains, tracks and reports on the project plan.
  • Leverages software/computer based tools to analyze financial data, write reports, and prepare presentations.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Certified Certification specializing in Six Sigma Black Belt. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required

 Preferred Experience:

  • 3 years of experience preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree in healthcare related field, engineering or business.
  • Ten years of process improvement and change management experience.
  • Strong change management, coaching, facilitation, data analysis, computer, scientific, and organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and attention to detail. Strong interpersonal and management skills, with ability to manage projects in fast-paced environment.
  • Advanced level of proficiency in Lean Software.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Rochester Providence Hospital is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.
 
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
M/F/Disabled/Vet
 
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
 
http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf
 
Thank you for considering a career with Crittenton Hospital Medical Center.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 370609
Category: Qlty Risk Mgt and Compliance
Facility: MIROC Ascen Provid Hosp Roches
Ministry: Ascension Providence Rochester, MI
Location: Rochester, MI

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