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Texas Health Resources Director Operational Excellence-Texas Health Plano in Plano, Texas

Texas Health Plano seeks to hire a Director Operational Excellence

Location: Plano, TX

Work Schedule

• Monday through Friday

Job Description

Guides project teams in conducting performance improvement and process redesign projects using appropriate analytic and facilitation techniques as the situation requires. Ensures project has defined objectives and measurable outcomes associated with it.

Develops and implements a strategy for Lean Six Sigma program that promotes a culture of change and alignment with the hospital's Mission, Vision, Values and KPI's.

Utilizes key business skills to guide project leadership and team members in achieving the stated business objectives

Develops and executes work plans for strategic process redesign and performance improvement activities

Structures and conducts best practice research, process analysis, benchmarking, and performance baseline measurement activities

Accountability for oversight and reporting on all assigned performance improvement initiatives

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications


Master's Degree required


5 years prior management experience required, and 3 years within healthcare required.

1 year project management and performance improvement experience preferred

Licenses and Certifications

SSBBC - Six Sigma Black Belt Certification required upon hire

PMP - Project Management Professional Certification preferred upon hire


Strong PC literacy with full suite Microsoft Office applications including Access. Prefer

experience with Crystal reports and database maintenance. Excellent interpersonal skills and communication skills

At Texas Health Plano, we take our mission to improve the health of those in our community. We are a 386-bed, full-service hospital that has served Plano, Frisco, Carrolton and surrounding communities since 1991.

If you’re looking for emergency medicine and trauma, cardiology, neurosurgery and spine, advanced orthopedics, women’s services, adult and adolescent behavioral health, an adult intensive care unit and state of the art and technologically advanced surgical services, we’ve got it. Plus we are an accredited Chest Pain Center, Level II Trauma Facility, a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Level IV NICU.

And talk about award winning. Texas Health Plano is a Magnet-designated hospital recipient of the Disease Specific Care Certification for Joint Replacement by The Joint Commission.

As part of the Texas Health family, we employ over 24,000 employees and are among the areas top five largest employers. Come be a part of our exceptional team as we continue to provide outstanding care and deliver award winning results. You belong here.

Why Texas Health Resources?

Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served.

Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.

At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

Texas Health Highlights:

  • Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® 2021 (#7) (7 th year in a row)

  • Fortune's list of Best Workplaces in Health Care (#1)

  • Employees’ Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor (2018 and 2019)

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.