Global Lean Leader - Mayo

€70k - €90k
Permanent
Mayo
23 Apr 2019
BBBH728381

This is a transformational role as part of the continuous improvement global team to support both plant and distribution location

Global Lean Leader will provide strong leadership for global continuous improvement function to create, implement and sustain a strong Lean Production System while ensuring the delivery of key Quality, Service & Cost Objectives. The role is both hands on doing, coaching, mentoring but also having the ability to create and deploy a strategic roadmap to get our Client to a world class operation.

By far the most important aspect of the role is educating and coaching the organization on the culture of continuous improvement and necessary behavioral development, including a culture of continually challenging the status quo, autonomous teams and leadershipstructures. Includes sharing of best practices.

  • 8 - 12 years of professional experience in a progressive manufacturing environment with a proven track record of performance management, including supervisory level experience for a minimum of 3 years
  • Strong track record of having worked in a world class Lean/Six-Sigma manufacturing environment
  • Experience creating and working within a lean manufacturing production system (Shingo or associated award recognition a plus
  • Black Belt Certification preferred with knowledge of Lean/Six Sigma methodologies required
  • Demonstrated ability to influence a cross-functional team and challenge the status quo/change agent
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, strong work ethic, attention to detail and organizational/multi-tasking skills
  • Strong facilitation skills, change management experience and project management
  • Experience in automation systems and manufacturing technology preferred

Minumum 50% Global Travel involeved

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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