The Lean Systems Design Expert will lead and manage the deployment of the company Production System, methodologies, standards and processes utilizing customer demand operating principles across the network.
Identify opportunities to Lean and simplify processes for sustained productivity gains and customer impact which drive each solution to completion; effectively work with teams that involve cross-functional members.
Solid knowledge and demonstrated understanding of Toyota Productions System and methodologies such as: A3 Development and Management, Process Flow Mapping, Value Stream Mapping, 5S/Visual Factory, TPM, QCO-SMED, Standard Work, Process Problem Solving and root cause analysis (PDCA), Quality at the Source, Just In Time, Kaizen/Continuous Improvement, abnormality management, Hoshin Kanri - SD- X Matrix, project management.
In this role, you will provide Quality Management and Continuous Improvement (ACE) expertise and communication to align team members, other departments and leadership around organizational strategy, values, goals and objectives
Provide subject matter expertise on both complex Multi- Generational initiatives and BAU Readiness efforts & demonstrate a strong combination of strategic thinking, tactical planning, process design and project management skills along with the ability to complete analysis and prioritize multiple projects without direct management.
This Lean Manager will ensure a consistent, rapid and successful deployment of Lean at all assigned accounts, train employees on lean transformational processes, develop continuous improvement plans addressing critical site needs, and identify opportunities for improvement with value stream maps.