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Trinity Health Performance Excellence Manager -FT, Days in Waterbury, Connecticut

This position plays a strategically important role in the development and implementation of a Lean Management System for Trinity Health Of New England, specifically Saint Mary’s Hospital. Colleague will study the Trinity Health Leadership System (THLS) and, in collaboration with other Saint Mary’s Hospital and regional leaders, work together on establishing a program that incorporates the THLS as well as other best-in-class methodologies. Responsible for identifying opportunities for operational improvement through observation, data analysis, or other means, and leading multidisciplinary teams through the appropriate Lean Six Sigma processes to achieve improvements. This position will work with individuals at all levels of the organization on executing plans to improve key performance metrics in categories including, but not limited to: patient safety, quality & regulatory, throughput, cycle time, financial stewardship, and colleague engagement. Will work closely with Chief Performance Officer on developing training materials/curriculum and managing deployment at Saint Mary’s Hospital. Will train and mentor colleagues in Lean Six Sigma methodologies with a heavy focus on the Trinity Health Leadership System.

*Education*: Master’s Degree is preferred – possession of a Bachelor’s Degree is required. Degrees in Industrial Engineering, Business or Healthcare Administration, or related field are preferred. Must possess thorough knowledge of operations, financial analysis, and organizational development.

*Job Knowledge/Experience*: Particular emphasis will be placed on having five (5) to seven (7) years of previous experience driving lean transformational efforts that have resulted in sustained, on-going process improvement and culture change


*Certification*: Possession of a certification in Lean, Six Sigma, Project Management, or other performance improvement/management methodology through an officially recognized institution highly desirable.

*Job Skills*:

Ability to facilitate and train in advanced Lean Six Sigma concepts and methodologies utilization adult learning principles. Must possess well-developed project management, process design, and analytical skills. Proven ability to work independently and as part of a team. Must be detail oriented with strong written and verbal communication skills. Demonstrated ability to effectively establish and maintain working relationships with peers and constituents at all levels of the organization. Proficient in the use of computer software programs such as Word, Excel, Visio, Project, Access and PowerPoint. Must possess a personal presence that is characterized by a sense of honesty, integrity and caring with the ability to inspire and motivate others to promote the philosophy, mission, vision, goals and values of Trinity Health Of New England.


Job Number: 00145023

Location: Waterbury, CT

Organization Name: Trinity Health Of New England

Facility: NESM - Saint Mary's Hospital

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40