Continuous Improvement Engineer: Des Moines, IA

Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Posted on 11/27/2018

Position Details




Manufacturing & Dist / Other


Manufacturing / Production

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

Continuous Improvement Engineer: Des Moines, IA

Our client is well established chemical manufacturer looking to add an experienced Continuous Improvement Engineer to their team. This organization offers a relaxed, fun, family friendly culture, with a heavy emphasis on safety. They value an open and honest communication system where providing regular feedback, teaching, and mentorship are always encouraged.

This position will be focused on streamlining and automating their highly complex process. They are adding production lines and this person will assist with layout, flow and planning for the new expansion. They also have some robotics, conveyors and other high tech systems for their packaging lines and this person will help them to evaluate additional ways they can automate processes. If you enjoy using lean, six sigma, or Toyota philosophies to increase operational efficiencies APPLY NOW!

This person will be the lead continuous improvement engineering on the team and will help to teach and train others.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • 6+ Years of experience
  • Continuous improvement experience– Lean, 5S, Six Sigma, etc.
  • Strong hands on mentality, willing to dig in and get dirty to find areas to improve

For more information, contact Sarah Hermanson at or at (319) 286-4722