The University of Texas at Arlington Job Posting

This posting is Deleted

Research Engineering Scientist Assoc V - Quality Analyst Lean Practitioner

Hiring department Tmac
Monthly salary $5,416+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 11-11-08-01-4207
Job Status Deleted
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location UTA/Ft. Worth
Number of vacancies 2
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


Work with businesses to improve their productivity and realize profitable growth, demonstrating and capturing positive economic impact.

Essential Functions

Improve Operational Efficiency/Effectiveness of Organizations by working with customers to develop well-conceived/managed improvement processes. Duties include advising customers on the latest techniques/best practices regarding internal/external quality, resource utilization, workforce development, innovation, environmental soundness/financial management, strategic/operational planning, continuous improvement, supply chain, new product development/commercialization and measurement systems. Develop proposals in response to private and government Requests for Proposals (RFP) and Requests for Information (RFI). Duties include assessing operations, understanding the problem, developing solution and preparing a written response. Sell services of TMAC. Duties include developing leads, assessing opportunities, and following a consultative sales process resulting in a contract that ensures the customer engages TMAC to solve their problem. Manage projects to ensure that cost, schedule and performance expectations are met. Duties include forming the project team, defining roles and responsibilities, establishing the schedule, developing the budget and managing the project to satisfy the customers' performance expectations. The project manager is responsible for conducting milestone reviews and completing after actions reports. Develop relationships with businesses to build strategic partnerships with customers. TMAC's goal is to transform companies so that they can compete in the 21st Century, create jobs and have an economic impact on the state's economy.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other functions as assigned including trade shows, and participation in local, statewide or national meetings and events sponsored by relevant professional organizations.

Required qualifications

PhD in Engineering or a related field with 2 years of experience in process and product related operations and project management. Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: if some college or college degree, list school name, degree type, major, graduated or not, and hours completed if not graduated. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Over 7 years of relevant education and experience in process and product related operations and project management. Experience with process design or product design. Extensive experience and proven success in all or some of the following: Operations Improvement Management, implementing Lean Techniques, or implementing Quality Management Systems, Supply Chain Management and Improvement, Warehousing, Logistics, and Transportation, familiarity with ISO 9000 and ISO 14000 implementation. Instruction and business coaching experience. Professional Engineer. Proficient in Spanish language. Six Sigma Black Belt. Lean Certified by SME. LEED Certified. Good communication, presentation and selling skills. Proficiency with personal computers, Microsoft Office and Windows 7. Relevant education and experience in Industrial or Mechanical Engineering.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Lifting and assembly of training materials and trade show displays may be required. Security sensitive job; criminal background check conducted.

Return to top of page