Sr. Operational Excellence Consultant

Location
Gaithersburg, MD
Posted
Oct 10, 2018
Closes
Oct 15, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
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If you are a current Adventist HealthCare employee, please click this link to apply through your Workday account. As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire a Senior Operational Excellence Consultant who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing. If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

The Senior Consultant leads and facilitates the evaluation, planning, and implementation of projects and Value Streams to support the strategic and operational needs of Adventist HealthCare by utilizing Lean/Six Sigma and/or other improvement methodologies. The Senior Consultant serves as an internal consultant to team leaders (department managers, nurse managers, physicians) for project selection and management, facilitation, change leadership and evaluation of improvement efforts. The position will be responsible for developing metrics to successfully track improvements and will partner with stakeholders to identify and achieve priorities, goals, and objectives. This position champions identifying ways to continuously drive process improvement and transformational change within the organization.

Qualified candidates will possess:

Bachelor's degree in Healthcare Administration, Health Systems, Nursing, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration, Finance or a relevant field is required.
Master's degree in Healthcare Administration, Health Systems, Nursing, Industrial Engineering, Business Administration, Finance or a relevant field is preferred.
A minimum of 3 years (with Master's Degree) or 5 years (with Bachelor's Degree) of relevant experience in appropriate technical field.
Six Sigma Black Belt certification or equivalent is required.
Lean / Six Sigma Process Improvement experience is required.
Previous healthcare/or consulting experience is preferred.

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:

Work life balance through non rotating shifts
Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
Free Employee parking
Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be considered.
Work Schedule:


Day Shift



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Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.



Equal Employment Opportunity


Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.