Lean Engineer

Job Title: Lean Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Reference: 959496_1555417059
Contact Name: Evie Shonk
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 16, 2019 13:17

Job Description


*Provide valuable support to the Operations and Support Functions in Operating Systems development and introduction of Lean methodologies.
*Support design, implementation and continuously challenge improvement to deliver and react quicker to customer demands.
*Add continuous improvement to processes in Operations striving for Operational Excellence.
*Support with training and coach plant functional teams and APUs to achieve their operational goals via Lean EOS tools such as OMS, LTM, MPT, Standard hours, MPE, Ergonomics, MSD, Visual Factory.
*Embed the culture of Lean working by providing support and coaching to key APU personnel in Standard Work. Incorporates the culture of Lean leading and promoting CI events.
*Build and maintain an excellent level of capability and Lean/IE competency across all APU's/functions.

Qualifications and Experience:

*Knowledge of Lean/IE tools such as VSM, PDCA Problem Solving, 5S and 8 Wastes.
*Formal qualifications in a Mechanical Engineering related discipline, Degree / HND level preferred. Desirable to have undertaken graduate level training modules in Lean/IE.
*Good IT skills are essential (MS Office).
*Clear understanding of business priorities and the ability to convert these into effective business oriented actions.
*Flexible approach and demonstrated ability to successfully work within a team through a can do approach .
*Demonstrates strong presentation and communication skills -both written and oral- with tenacious and enthusiastic in your attitude to influence people and to get your ideas across all staff levels.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.