Engineering Manager, AHF Products, York, PA, USA
As Engineering Manager, Sydney Ingles has several years of process improvement experience through AHF products in the flooring manufacturing sector. As both a leader and a problem solver, she has been on the frontlines of many improvements ranging from process improvements to technical root cause analysis and beyond. Her technical knowledge, financial acumen, and adaptability have allowed her opportunities to expand Six Sigma concepts outside of traditional channels in administrative improvements and team building techniques. Sydney has overseen the internal coordination of both Six Sigma Green Belt and Black Belt certification at both a local plant level and through a corporate integration for the past four years. As a Six Sigma black belt, she has been responsible for multiple project implementations as well as internal mentoring for Green Belt candidates. Currently, the program has generated, over $5 Million in savings cumulatively, and the amount of interested candidates grows with each passing year. She has developed a passion for teaching leadership through demonstration and skill building via the use of Six Sigma methodologies. By creating an atmosphere where questioning the daily normal is not only acceptable, but expected she has been able to develop teams beyond original capabilities.Sydney holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Saint Louis University with a Minor in Engineering Mathematics. Through the course of her career, she has held titles of process engineer, operations leader, and mechanical project engineer.