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Lean Engineering Manager

Kelly Services

Conshohocken, PA
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Job Title Lean Engineering Manager

Jobid US588YAS_BH1428006

Location: Conshohocken, PA, 19428, USA

Description **_LEAN MANAGER – W. Conshohocken, PA_**

We currently have a great and rewarding opportunity for a Lean Manager to support one of our great clients at their W. Conshohocken, PA location. The Lean Manager primary responsibility will be to plan and implement continuous improvement activities at the site improving safety, quality, delivery and cost.


+ Continuous improvement/Lean initiatives

+ Works with the senior leaders, Lean champion and GBU operations head on selecting and scoping projects that align with business goals and strategies

+ Work with cross-functional teams to recommend and implement process improvement plans

+ Lead improvement projects using lean six sigma methodology to deliver measureable and timely results

+ Track and report on financial and non-financial benefits from improvement projects

+ Evaluate current and new capital equipment required for product and process development, production, and continuous improvement

+ Promote the culture of continuous improvement in the organization. Identify and promote best practices in the site. Coach others on how to use Lean tools and techniques such as 5S and PDCA.

+ Business growth support

+ Actively participates in the development and execution of continuous improvement strategy

+ Implement (Company Production System) methods suitable for HPT Development / Scale up activities conducted at HPMC

+ Develop strong working relationships with the key stakeholders in the business

+ Aid vendors with their processes that directly affect the company's ability to deliver to its customers

+ Communicate with management and internal departments to resolve escalated issues

+ Operation Excellence

+ Determine and eliminates root causes and diminish defect occurrences or quality incidents in the process

+ Conduct advanced data analysis using Minitab or similar applications to establish root causes and provide meaningful insights

+ Implement useful SPC tools for a Scale up environment

+ Transfer best practices, techniques, procedures and tools to peers and other process improvement teams

+ Plans the use of equipment and personnel to meet requirements, including department guidelines, layout and improvement

+ Recommend procedures for facility or equipment maintenance or modification, including the replacement of machines

+ Leading and people development

+ Handle confidential information with care.

+ Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Company's policies and applicable laws.

+ Supervisory responsibilities include the selection, training and development, assigning work, and performance management of employees.

+ Adherence to Code of Conduct as applicable to job function: CoC Guideline No. 1: Guideline for the Procurement of Products and Services, No. 2: Guideline for the Prevention of Bribery in Commercial Transactions, No. 3: Guideline for the Acceptance of Precious Metals and No. 4: Guideline for the Prevention of Money Laundering and Participation in Criminal Acts.

+ Responsibility to ensure that direct reports and overall employee population are also aware and adhere to Code of Conduct Guidelines.

+ Minimum of a Bachelors Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering and 10 plus years of operations related experience is required.
+ Previous leadership experience within production or related function supporting a manufacturing facility is required.
+ The equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
+ Must demonstrate an attention to detail and have the ability to schedule and prioritize effectively as well as process orientation and organizational skills.
+ Demonstrate a high level of professionalism and leadership ability; exhibit a high level of motivation and initiative.
+ Must be skilled in Influence Management and have the ability to work across cultures.
+ Proficiency in MS Office and ERP systems such as SAP is required.
+ Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma methodology and ISO standards is preferred.
+ Language skills in Mandarin or German is a plus.
**Please Note:**

This company does not offer H-1B or other work authorization visa sponsorship for this position. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States at the time of hire and maintain work authorization throughout the employment term.

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies inindustry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premiersource of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firmwith an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the varietyand flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or directhire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specificprofessional interests.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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