Senior Continuous Improvement Engineer

Neu Wulmstorf, Germany

We are currently seeking an improvement engineer for an exciting position in Neu Wulmstorf, Germany. Here is the information about the position:

Your tasks:

  • Identify and execute cost savings in logistics processes with significant annual savings and improvement in quality/speed to market
  • Implement slotting criteria for new product launches and ongoing order fulfillment activities
  • Analyze current processes, create process flow diagrams and value stream mapping to compare and/or quantify current performance, identify and quantify waste, and determine metrics to determine improvement activities.
  • Execute technical projects, process adjustments, and projects of a cross-functional nature.
  • Initiate, mentor, and promote team-based problem solving methodologies to resolve current issues negatively impacting operational metrics
  • Support and train colleagues in conducting studies to stabilize, characterize and optimize key process parameters. Post implementation and application of statistical process control methods.
  • Work closely with IT and other partners to define system/functional process improvements.
  • Assist in reporting daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual KPIs for operational management purposes.
  • Develop business cases and project plans and monitor project progress and projects.
  • Develop training plans and relevant documentation and conduct training independently of all levels.
  • Conduct regular continuous improvement workshops and manage and prioritize identified projects.
  • Responsibility in the implementation of projects with the goal of continuously improving processes

Your profile:

  • Bachelor's degree in logistics, industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, production engineering/manufacturing technology or similar departments.
  • Master's degree in one of the above fields is desirable
  • At least 5 years of experience in the above mentioned field
  • General knowledge of production and logistics processes is required.
  • Very good knowledge of MS Word, PowerPoint, Access and Excel.
  • SAP knowledge advantageous
  • Solid knowledge of statistics
  • Experience in project management and project management methodologies
  • Able to read and interpret instructions, procedures, etc.
  • Experience working with multicultural teams
  • Experience in delivering presentations and training
  • Team builder with high level of commitment and creative and logical thinking skills
  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing environments and priorities and work without rigid organizational boundaries.

This is what awaits you:

  • A fair salary
  • 30 days of vacation
  • Flexible working hours in a relaxed environment
  • Subsidy for the HVV Proficard
  • Various sports activities (swimming, badminton, yoga, etc.) and loan of sports and outdoor equipment
  • Additional benefits such as employee discounts and team events

We look forward to receiving your application - whether by email or simply via LinkedIn.
Do you have any questions? Then contact the Talent Acquisition Expert for this position, we are always at your disposal.

Do you have questions about this job? I look forward to receiving your inquiry.
Pauline Hayford Talent Aquisition Expert

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