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Lean Manufacturing Change Leader | Proftech

Lean Manufacturing Change Leader

  Telford, Shropshire

Reference #: 894156_1565781014
Location: Telford, Shropshire
Salary: £40000 - £40000
Sector: Technical & Engineering
Type: Permanent
Posted On: 14/08/2019
Major responsibilities of the job holder
* Manage cross functional improvement initiatives within all areas of the site
* Coordinate site improvement plan with relevant working groups
* Lead and implement the MIFA and integrates measurement of lead-time
* Carry out internal and external benchmark
* Establish and implement effective communication for all teams on site
* Deploy 5S, SMED, TPM, Hoshin, auto-quality
* Organise Kaizen reviews by defining topics, participants and by validating contents presented to the management team
* Create and optimise standards for implementation of improvement idea's
* Implement and facilitate the best practice methodology
* Create and update training modules
* Have expert knowledge of roadmap and carries out the assesment and the progress of the site
* Train managers on lean deployment
* Train employees on lean culture
* Lead workgroups together with the managers
* Applies hygiene, security and environment rules and processes concerning his team as mentionned in responsibilities matrix

* Ensure that the lean approach works well
* Guarantee that methodology is applied in the frame of defined standards
* Audits work, checks robustness of standard
* Accompanies managers during implementation of deployment plan
* Applies quality procedures of his area

The ideal candidate will have 5 years experience in Lean Manufacturing/Continuous improvement

In return a salary of 40k plus a good bonus/benefits package is on offer

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