Manufacturing Excellence Manager

Job type: Full time

Job category: Permanent


Title: Manufacturing Excellence Manager

Location: Wroclaw


Purpose of the Role:

In 3 label manufacturing factories: Templemars (France), Harwich (UK), Wroclaw (Poland):

-       standardize and optimize label manufacturing processes          

-       design, implement, drive, evaluate and improve label manufacturing efficiency

-       monitor, analyse and report on label manufacturing performance through a dedicated set of KPI’s

-       implement and drive machine effectiveness (OEE)

-       define, implement and maintain manufacturing contingency plans

-       link with planning to develop clear guidelines for effective and efficient manufacturing

-       optimize and report on actual vs. required materials consumption (BOM)

-       drive Lean Management Programme (5S, SMED, SIM, VSM, TPM)

-       implement the culture of problem avoidance and problem solving

-       copy/paste best practices

-       inspire the staff become part of the Manufacturing Excellence Culture

-       provide technical support and be the subject matter expert in all aspects of Manufacturing Excellence and CI

-       help the staff improve their capabilities in CI and Lean Manufacturing


Qualifications and Experience Required:

-       English language proficiency (expected level C1)

-       at least Bachelor of Science in Engineering or Manufacturing related field

-       advanced training and experience in Lean Manufacturing / CI

-       5+ years track record across a range of Engineering or Manufacturing disciplines preferably in the label manufacturing business including time in both a front-line and management role

-       solid, demonstrated experience in implementing world class tools and lean manufacturing techniques and managing plant wide change initiatives

-       excellent verbal and written communication skills

-       proven leadership skills particularly in creating possibilities, change management, consistently delivering great performance and managing people for success

-       exceptional influencing skills and proficiency in presentation and training skills

-       pro-active approach

-       ability to influence without direct control of resources

-       demonstrated leadership and role modelling in breakthrough performance coaching to build high performing teams

-       excellent organization skills

-       ability to handle multiple priorities

-       superior problem solving and analytical skills

-       demonstrated passion for solving problems and manufacturing and operational excellence

-       ready to travel between the 3 manufacturing sites in Europe

Location: Wroclaw, Poland

Closing date: N/A

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