Lean Engineer: Des Moines, IA

Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Posted on 02/07/2019

Position Details




Manufacturing & Dist / Other


Manufacturing / Production

Job Level:

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

Lean Engineer: Des Moines, IA

Our client is well established chemical manufacturer looking to add an experienced Lean Engineer to their team.  If you like to have fun, seriously, this team has a blast working hard, teasing each other and making a difference for the company. They value an open and honest communication system where providing regular feedback, teaching, and mentorship.

This position will be focused on streamlining and automating their highly complex processes using Lean Methodology. 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 philosophies to increase operational efficiencies APPLY NOW!

This person will be the lead lean training and continuous improvement engineering across the plant operation. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • 6+ Years of experience
  • Continuous improvement experience using Lean Methodologies
  • Strong hands on mentality, willing to dig in and get dirty to find areas to improve

For more information contact Sarah Hermanson at shermanson@mricr.com or at (319) 286-4722