FAAC Group, world leader in access automation, parking and access control, including 32 sales companies, more than 3.600 employees worldwide and 18 manufacturing plants, is looking for a Lean Specialist, within our Lean and Strategic Office. The Lean Specialist will be part of our highly dynamic team participating in exciting projects aiming to improve organizational processes.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Coaches Colleagues to drive Lean and Agile thinking into all aspects of operations
  • Coordination of projects of difference size and complexity, using lean methodologies, delivering success within given scope and timeframe
  • Develops a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress, act between different sites where necessary
  • Communicates project status updates, address priority challenges and coordinate risk mitigation to minimize project impact
  • Assists with the implementation of Lean Manufacturing goals and strategies for improving the operations and processes within the organization
  • Evaluates all continuous improvement activities and implements plans to optimize performance and processes.
  • Employs Lean methodologies and tools in order to accomplish business objectives
  • Provides facilitation and/or training in performance improvement teams, including collection and analysis of data and documentation of results

Key requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree and at least 3-5 years of experience in a process improvement function
  • Previous Experience in Lean and Quality Projects
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures (value stream mapping, 5S, Kaizen, Kanban, etc.)
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected
  • Highly organized, detail- and result oriented
  • Ability to work in (international) teams
  • Demonstrates excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Very good written and oral communication skills, also in English
  • High availability to travel