Lean Engineer

Job Title: Lean Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sutton in Ashfield
Salary: £35000/annum
Start Date: 2017-10-16
Contact Name: Wayne Pavitt
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Job Published: September 12, 2017 09:15

Job Description

If you are able to drive process change and development in a demanding environment and possess the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams then i have an opportunity to join an internationally successful engineering business and contribute to its continued and future success.

The role is offered on a permanent basis with a salary of circa £35K.

Your role will encompass responsibility for Lean / Six Sigma implementation to ensure that manufacturing and business processes are developed to achieve aggressive cost down and quality improvement targets.

You will plan, coordinate, and lead operational excellence programs to ensure the long-term success of strategic business initiatives and the achievement of safety, quality, delivery, productivity and inventory results.

You will be a lead employee responsible for lean and six sigma deployment, delivering significant cost productivity via various routes.


Drive lean implementation to deliver cost performance

Manage the planning, prioritization, facilitation and completion of lean projects which will deliver significant annual cost savings


Implement strategic plans to improve capacity and schedule attainment performance

Facilitate kaizen and rapid improvement events to deliver quick hit improvement activities