New Green Belt
- December 4, 2017 at 3:15 am #55888
Not quite. After many years of applying lean tools informally as a Production Engineer, mostly electronics manufacture, I just passed my Green Belt exam. Now I need to complete my project. Small wrinke:- I have changed title Project Engineer to a company that has never run any six sigma or lean!December 4, 2017 at 6:08 am #202029
Grats….it will be powerful to apply your tools to a project or two or …
The best adult learning model has application while learning. @mike-carnell has info on this.December 4, 2017 at 1:29 pm #202031
Look around. If 80% of everything we do is waste, and you are working at a company that hasn’t used Lean before, you will certainly find plenty to do. Look for the 8 Wastes in action, look at large scale scrap events, customer complaints or recalls, ask the people you work with what bugs them, go to accounting and talk about losses. Or, pick a value stream and do a Value Stream Map. By following one product from end to end, you will certainly see something that needs fixing. Good luck, and have fun.
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