Lean Engineer, Continuous Improvement Manager, Six Sigma Engineer

Euro Projects Recruitment
From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
£45,000 - £50,000. Lean Engineer, Continuous Improvement Manager, Six Sigma Engineer. Opportunity for a Lean Engineer, CI Manager, Six Sigma Engineer (green or black belt) to join growing, multi-site manufacturing company and shape its production processes and systems into world class manufacturing organisation. This standalone role requires a self-starter with excellent analytical ability, attention to detail as well as interpersonal skills to work with people at all levels within this organisation. The jobs working environment, opportunities and rewards: £12m turnover manufacturing business with established multiple product lines and strategic plans to grow to £20m turnover Manufacturing processes involve a mixture of light fabrication and assembly, vacuum forming, tube bending and hand sewing Good salary – up to £50,000 ISO 9001 accredited business The job will involve: Working with shop floor and management, define and create standardized work and work element sheets for manufacturing processes. To include tool and material preparation, machine set-up and running conditions Review and advance Quality Control / Non-conformance procedures on dispatch to significantly reduce rejects Reduce warranty cost to the business Use modern techniques such as Design For Manufacture, Visual Factory, 5S, Root Case Analysis, Pareto Analysis for eliminating and error proofing Review annual stock counts variations and suggest improvements Support New Product Launches, ISO 9001 Quality Audits and Processes This job will suit: An experienced Lean or Continuous Improvement Engineer with proven track record of leading Lean activities in a manufacturing organisation Person who can evidence bottom line P&L results though lean improvement Person with relevant qualifications – lean or six sigma and / or engineering degree This job is commutable from Hereford, Gloucester, Worcester and surrounding areas. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66729482