Continuous Process Improvement Support Specialist

Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX, USA ● San Antonio, TX, USA Req #4160
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
STS Systems Support (SSS) is seeking a Continuous Process Improvement Support. The contractor shall provide the subject matter expertise, support and assistance in meeting the continuous process improvement objectives of the 67 CW Program Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) and Innovation program. The contractor shall, in coordination with the Government, provide the following deliverables/results: 
  • The contractor shall provide subject matter expertise in fostering a culture of continuous improvement and innovation within the 67 CW. 
  • Provide assistance with identifying organizational key work processes (KWPs) and key process indicators (KPIs) at the squadron, group and wing levels. 
  • Coach managers and work teams in daily accountability routines. Assist teams in use of visual management tools to monitor and improve business processes as part of normal daily activities. 
  • Coach and advise higher level managers in creating and using Leader Standard Work to sustain daily performance management activities. 
  • Assist innovators in creating a business case for their innovative ideas. The intent is to help 67 CW members compete for higher headquarters innovation support and funding. 
  • Provide performance analysis and feedback on activities aimed at fostering the culture of improvement and innovation. 
  • Participate in conferences, meetings, and symposiums as required. 
  • Create effective visual management tools for displaying KWPs and KPIs. 
  • The contractor shall provide subject matter expertise in facilitating problem solving teams in improving 67 CW performance. 
  • Assist Commanders and managers in identifying strategically aligned opportunities for improvement. 
  • Provide facilitation of strategically aligned CPI projects to close performance gaps concerning goals and objectives. 
  • Document project work in A3 format using the 8-Step Practical Problem Solving Method (PPSM) or the Define Measure Analyze Improve and Control (DMAIC) model. 
  • Facilitate strategy alignment and deployment sessions at squadron, group and wing level as requested. 
  • Provide lessons learned for projects facilitated to help improve future CPI initiatives
  • The contractor shall provide subject matter expertise in the development of Lean Six Sigma (LSS) competencies among 67 CW members. 
  • Provide coaching and mentoring support to CPI practitioners throughout the 67 CW, groups and squadrons as required. 
  • Provide instruction and coaching in CPI daily management activities and leader standard work at all levels of the 67 CW. 
  • Provide mentoring in project facilitation, use of LSS tools and documentation for Green Belt and Black Belt candidates. 
  • The contractor shall provide support to 67 CW members in the implementation of Lean Six Sigma and AF CPI methodologies. 
  • Identify, recommend, and document deserving processes as leading practices. 
  • Create and document current state process models and artifacts (maps and SIPOCs) for inclusion into the USAF Process Model. 
  • Lead teams in conducting and documenting CPI maturity assessments at squadron and group level. 
  • Assist squadron and group teams in creating and documenting action plans to improve performance. 
TS/SCI Security Clearance is required for this position

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  • Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX, USA
  • San Antonio, TX, USA