Operational Excellence Practitioner Lean/Six Sigma

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January 12, 2021
Morgan City, LA
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A critical aspect of Oceaneering’s culture is the desire to create value, speed, and agility in the manner in which we service customers and internal stakeholders. The Operational Excellence Practitioner is responsible for supporting business partners with the development, implementation and ongoing management of their long-term strategy and objectives and execution on Operational Excellence projects. This position can be located in Morgan City, Louisiana or Lafayette, Louisiana.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • In conjunction with the Operational Excellence Master, provide diagnostics of the business group or function throughout the year to identify potential Operational Excellence projects
  • Using DMAIC or other improvement methodologies, identify critical processes and controls necessary to meet business objectives
  • Implement and drive continuous improvement within the business group or function
  • Provide hands on utilization, implementation of Operational Excellence tools and concepts to identify areas for improvement that can accelerate business results, reduce COPQ and improve execution
  • Oversee the preparation and facilitation of Kaizen events
  • Assess, improve and develop the Operational Excellence knowledge, skills and abilities of the business group or function so they can incorporate Operational Excellence principles, concepts, and tools into their day to day activities and processes
  • Maintain KPIs for quality, productivity costs, and service delivery such as first-time quality, on time delivery, or efficiency improvements


  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Operations Management, Business, Finance, Accounting, or equivalent combination of education and experience in a quantitative role
  • 5+ years of experience in process improvement and/or project leadership
  • Experience in Six Sigma / Lean Management Green Belt and the ability to achieve certification
  • Proven track record in lean/six sigma implementation through redesigned processes
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences


  • Six Sigma Black Belt or Lean Expert certification
  • Solid understanding of strategy deployment, management by objectives, culture change initiatives, change management and organizational development concepts

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