Lean Champion

Job Ref: 58297
Sectors: Technology, Engineering, Aviation
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 31 October 2018
  • Bristol, England, UK GBR
  • £40,000 - £50,000 per Annum
  • Ben Hastings
  • 01329 227000
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Lean Champion


Carbon60 are currently recruiting for a Lean Champion to work for an innovative engineering business based in Bristol.

The Lean Champion will take ownership of two Bristol manufacturing sites, and will be responsible for developing/leading a Lean strategy for Continuous Improvement.

The focus will be on providing continuous improvement leadership and direction. This may involve waste reduction, process improvement and creating value through products.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Lead lean improvement plans in line with other sites, regions and divisions
  • Identify areas of best practice throughout the company
  • Remove barriers to change
  • Facilitate lean coaching, training and team building
  • Lead change and development
  • Implement lean tools to ensure that changes are being adhered to.
  • Deliver improvement in benchmarking process
  • Strategically work to achieve a world class manufacturing facility
  • Complete statistical and data analysis to support improvement initiatives
  • Lead lean workshops, Kaizen events and introduce step change

Key Skills:

  • Qualification or equivalent experience in engineering or similar
  • Ability to work at all levels and help others achieve best performance
  • Hands on, proactive approach
  • Able to challenge the norm
  • Mathematically and mechanically minded
  • Good problem solving ability
  • Operations or Engineering background
  • Good understanding of quality, safety, maintenance, machining, assembly and test
  • Previous experience leading lean projects
  • Presentation skills

This is an opportunity to join a large and exciting engineering business. The company offers excellent benefits and multiple routes for future progression. For more information, please contact Ben Hastings at Carbon60. 01329 227 002.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

30/11/2018 09:18:09
GBP 40000 40000.