JOB TITLE: Lean Industrial Engineer (Kaizen, Warehouse)

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Leeds
Job Reference : 10708 Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 20/05/2014
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus, pension + more
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Lean Industrial Engineer (Kaizen, Warehouse) £30-34k + excellent bonus, 25 day holiday + extra benefits Leeds

Job Description

Lean Industrial Engineer (Kaizen, Warehouse)
£30-34k + excellent bonus, 25 day holiday + extra benefits

The Opportunity:

Lean Industrial Engineer (Kaizen, Poka Yoke, Warehouse) required for our client who are based in Leeds. The Lean Industrial Engineer (Kaizen, Poka Yoke, Warehouse) role offers an opportunity to come in to one of the world's leading companies in their field at a high level, with a defined plan for career and personal progression in to senior roles.

The Role:

The Lean Industrial Engineer (Kaizen, Poka Yoke, Warehouse) will be leading the implementation of improvement projects. Using the likes of lean, Kandban, Kaizen, Poka Yoke you will improve processes and have knowledge of SAP.

*In coordination with quality and engineering team, the implementation of poka yoke and Jidoka

* Ensure the standardisation between each line and control industrial indicators

* Continual analysis and improvement of assembly and manufacturing techniques through benchmarking, eliminating waste, eliminating any potential quality/product quality issues

* Conduct Work Measurement/Method Studies against new and existing tasks to establish time estimates, measure operator performance and ensure that the most effective

* Manufacturing and Assembly techniques are adopted. Log all lost time issues and create action plan for root cause. Identification of the lost times and deduce unidentified times to be reduced

* Support/facilitate a number of Kaizen improvement and provide advice, components/parts, external information, PC training, financial assistance /justifications and presentation packages to ensure the groups operate as effectively as possible.

The Person:

For the Lean Industrial Engineer (Kaizen, Poka Yoke, Warehouse) role we are looking for someone with strong process improvement ideally within a warehouse / manufacturing environment. You will have experience of (some but not all) lean, Kandban, Kaizen, Poka Yoke.

*Strong Process improvement
*Ideally from a warehouse / manufacturing environment
*Strong with lean, Kandban, Kaizen and Poka Yoke (some but not all)
*SAP experience

The Company:

The Company are the market leader across the world in their particular field and are open of the fastest growing companies in Europe currently. They have over 166,000 employees worldwide and believe heavily in developing their own staff so offer excellent training and opportunities moving forward. To give you an idea, this role has come about due to sheer expansion.

Job Keywords

Quality, CI, ISO, ISO9001, manufacturing, process, 5s, 8D, engineer, manager, 6sigma, continuous improvement, CI, Lean, process, industrial, SAP, Poke Yoke, Warehouse

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