Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

Reference Number: BB_VA_TBG
Location: Western VA

One of our top clients, an industry leader in manufacturing environmentally friendly packaging and related products, is seeking their next Lean Six Sigma Black Belt with strong analytical and project management skills, and project experience in manufacturing.  The BB will lead projects in the plant and potentially at other plants, across all aspects of the business.  He/She will also be responsible for driving business results and developing a culture of data-based decision making in the company.  The BB will identify, communicate, and leverage best practices across the organization, as well as drive challenging, team-based projects to completion using the Lean Six Sigma methodology.

Candidate Qualifications

The candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree (Engineering or Science is preferred) plus 3 to 5+ years of progressive work experience in a manufacturing environment.  Additional qualifications include:

  • Black Belt certification or the ability to be trained and certified as a Black Belt
  • Passion and sense of urgency for executing continuous improvement projects
  • Demonstrated ability to lead cross-functional teams that drive business results
  • Ability to make data-based decisions
  • High level of integrity and professionalism
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Self motivation and the ability to work independently
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written, verbal, presentation)

Why This Company is Unique:

  • Lean Six Sigma has executive backing and full customer support
  • Fortune 500 Most Admired Company
  • One key to their incredible success has been their exceptional Lean Six Sigma program, which has been responsible for continuous improvement efforts resulting in reduced costs, increased efficiency, and performance excellence.
  • Promote and give the tools necessary to help their employees excel – they invest in their people!
  • Hire, train and retain the best people in the industry
  • Relentless commitment to customer service


Our client offers a competitive base compensation plus a bonus opportunity.  In addition, the client offers an excellent benefits package including 401(k), medical and dental coverage, disability insurance, life insurance, educational assistance, and training programs.


The location for this position is in the Lexington, VA area.  Relocation assistance is available.

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