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Danaher Corporation Danaher Business System Leader (Continuous Improvement) in Worcester, Massachusetts

Find what drives you on a team with a more than 70-year history of discovery, determination, and innovation. As a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, Pall Corporation thrives on helping our customers protect people. Our products serve a wide range of markets, so if your interests lie along the spectrum of Life Sciences to Industrial, you’ll find a rewarding role here. For the exponentially curious, Pall is a place you can thrive and amplify your impact on the world.

Pall is proud to work alongside a community of nine fellow Danaher Life Sciences companies. Together, we’re pioneering the future of science and medicine, developing products that enable researchers in the fight to save lives.

Pall Corporation is seeking a Danaher Business System Leader (DBSL) to promote and facilitate continuous improvement through the successful implementation of the Danaher Business System. The DBSL will support the Plant Manager in the implementation of DBS Fundamentals and Lean methodologies at Gemba to drive improvements in Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Cost.

This position is an integral part of the Global Operations team and will be located in Putnam, CT.

In this role you will have the opportunity to:

  • Serve as a change facilitator, developing and collaboration with other site DBSLs, and operation leadership in the transformation and support of a continuous improvement culture.

  • Develop the sites DBS Strategy and Vision.

  • Facilitate and conduct kaizens and bootcamps in DBS Fundamentals and DBS Lean tools.

  • Work in cross-functional teams and matrix environments across multiple organizations.

  • Ability to work and influence all levels of the organization from Senior Leaders, Functional Leaders, project Managers, and practitioners including effective coaching and mentoring skills.

  • Facilitate the Kaizen Funnel process to advance the organizations Continuous Improvement efforts and measure sustainment.

  • Facilitate Problem Solving efforts across the organization to define root cause, temporary and permanent countermeasures.

  • Facilitate DBS muscle growth by instilling an organization of Certified Practitioners in DBS.

  • Facilitate and drive with organization partner’s Lean Conversion across the operations.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Science or Engineering related subject areas

  • Prefer 10+ years of business/operations management or manufacturing experience with management responsibilities

  • Prefer 5+ years of mastery of an array of Lean Tools and DBS Fundamentals.

  • Hands-on Gemba experience with driving kaizen facilitation and leadership using DBS and lean tools. (Visual Daily Management, Value Stream Mapping, SMED, Dynamic Kanban, Lean Conversion, Standard Work, 5S, TPM, SMED, etc.)

  • Managerial experience in areas supporting Manufacturing, Materials Planning, Supply Chain, Process Engineering.

  • Analytical Skills; working with large data sets.

  • Strong interpersonal and communications as well as group facilitation skills, including public speaking and moderating.




When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 80,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System ( tools and the stability of a tested organization.

Danaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are committed to equal opportunity regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. We value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve. Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.The EEO posters are available here ( .We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us at to request accommodation. If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.