Leading battery manufacturer seeks junior industrial engineer. Help drive lean manufacturing processes in the business.
Non-Negotiables (We will check)
Must be a person who is obsessed with continuous improvement and making things better
Roll up your sleeves get hands dirty type of person
What the person must be able to do :
This role is in the South African motor manufacturing industry. Specifically the manufacture of car batteries. All duties would take place in this context.
You must be familiar with the following :
Continuous improvement and how it works in manufacturing
Quality metrics and monitoring systems
Lean, Continuous Improvement and right first time
Reducing defect rates and defect causes
Improving quality while reducing manufacturing costs
Driving quality as a culture throughout the business
Key Job Deliverables (First 6-12 Months) :
Help drive significant Improvements in Efficiency Help implement efficiency improvement plans
Introduce new ideas on how the business can be more effective
Background work experience
2+ years experience in the Lean Manufacturing, TQM and similar philosophies. Specifically applied to manufacturing
Degree in Industrial Engineering or Quality (BSC or Btech)
Strong interpersonal skills
Project management and facilitation skills
Focuses on numbers and forgets about people
Introverted Not a people person
Wants to be spoon fed
Confined to Analysis-Paralysis
Personality Summary :
Moderate Driver Results Orientated Go-getter. Strategic thinker.
Moderate to High Analytical Strong with analysis, metrics, data and fact based decision making.
Moderate Expressive People person, natural leader.
Advantageous Moderate Administrative Good with procedures, processes and best practices.
Benefits of this Role :
Leading battery manufacturer
Make a difference be the quality champion
Contribute your ideas
Chance to get your hands dirty with the real issues of quality improvement
Reports to : Industrial Engineering Manager
Location : East London
Salary : Market Related. In the Range of R25K to R35K per month. Negotiable for exceptional candidates.
Reference : DT 112
Jobs like this don’t come around that often, so make sure you apply now.
Call Dave Lucas at 011 655 7391
Email : j112 dawningtruth.co.za (Please email your CV before calling us.)