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Jr. Management Engineer (Industrial Engineer)

Date:  Apr 23, 2021

Dallas, TX, US

Category:  Corporate and Professional Jobs
Shift Type:  Day
Requisition ID:  142987

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.


Focuses on developing, identifying, and analyzing existing general business processes to ensure sustainable, repeatable, and quantifiable business process improvements.



1. Applies process definition, improvement, and design methodologies to identify, analyze, and improve business processes which will improve quality, reduce costs, increase efficiencies/productivity, and increase customer satisfaction.

2. Develops documentation to support analysis and improvement including business requirements, functional specifications, process maps, and gap/problem analysis.

3. Plans and implements quality assurance and compliance processes.

4. May support development of training and/or change management materials and activities to support new processes and procedures.

5. Researches best business practices within and outside the organization to establish benchmark data.

6. Determines how new information technologies can support reengineering business processes. Other duties as assigned. Career Type: Professional Individual contributors focused on executing operational, functional and/or business strategy, with a range of responsibilities in a professional discipline or specialty. The majority of time is spent on the delivery, implementation or design of processes, programs and polices using specialized knowledge and skills normally acquired through advanced education. May lead and/or organize the work of other lower level professionals, or manage processes and programs.



  • Established and productive contributor; continuously improves on processes and systems that may require understanding of a broader set of issues or other job areas Leadership & Talent Management
  • May provide guidance, help with training and review work of entry level employees
  • May lead parts of less complex projects or processes Communication & Influence
  • Explains facts, policies and practices related to job area to internal stakeholders and counterparts
  • Communicates with contacts both within and outside of job area on matters that require some explanation or interpretation
  • Influences parties within job area regarding concepts, practices and approaches Organizational Impact
  • Works to achieve operational, functional, and/or business targets within job area with direct impact on job area results
  • Established and productive contributor; continuously improves on processes and systems that may require understanding of a broader set of issues or other job areas
  • Works independently on larger, moderately complex projects/ assignments


Knowledge & Experience

  • Requires practical knowledge and demonstrated competence within job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with limited experience Degree 
  • Requires theoretical knowledge, often gained through a combination of experience and/or advanced education, college / university degree (Bachelors)
  • Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies and tools (LSS, PDCA, QA/QC tools, SPC, RCA, CAPA, statistical testing, MSA, time studies)
  • Prefer exposure to simulation used to solve complex business process challenges
  • Prefer exposure to project management processes / methodologies and be able to support projects, utilizing PM framework
  • Must have solid presentation and computer skills (Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Access, Excel, and Project), statistical software (i.e. Minitab)


Years of Experience

  •  2 years of relevant work experience.


 Education Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree Industrial/Systems Engineering, Engineering, or a related technical field.


Preferred Certifications / Licensure

  •  Six Sigma Green Belt (SSGB)/Lean Six Sigma Green Belt (LSSGB) certification
  • Six Sigma Black Belt (SSBB), Lean Six Sigma Black Belt (LSSBB),
  • Certified Quality Engineer (CQE)
  • Project Management Professional (PMI PMP) certification(s) a strong plus


Equivalent Education and/or Experience

  • May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for both the educational and the experience requirements.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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