£25000 - £35000 per annum
5 months ago
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Lean Manufacturing Engineer
£25,000 - £35,000 (Dependent on experience)
We are currently looking for a Lean Manufacturing Engineer for a manufacturing business based in Preston. After a period of growth and with further expansion planned, the business is looking for a Lean Manufacturing Engineer who can apply and implement lean practices to the site.
This role will suit an entry level candidate who has just completed their degree or suit someone more established in their career looking for the next step.
Identify areas for continuous improvement activities across the business
Engage workforce at all levels to gain commitment and understanding of the business change, primarily within the manufacturing arena.
Establish that lean principles are in place to achieve required standards
Drive a problem-solving rather than a problem-identifying approach
Expand and improve relationships across departments
Performing work place audits and streamlining processes within communication cells
Process mapping, identifying inefficiencies in takt times with a particular focus on floor layouts
The successful Lean Manufacturing Engineer will have in-depth knowledge of the following;
Strong ability to implement lean methodologies
Experience working in a manufacturing environment
Composed under pressure
Ideally Six Sigma accredited or trained
Naturally tenacious in approach and hungry to see tangible improvements
Approachable and engaging manner with strong interpersonal and influencing skills
Ability to effectively collect and analyse data