FAAC Group, world leader in access automation, parking and access control, including 32 sales companies, more than 3.300 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.

Lean Specialist

Main Responsibilities:

  • Coordination of projects of difference size and complexity, using lean / six sigma tools and 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
  • Coaches Colleagues to drive Lean and Agile thinking into all aspects of operations
  • 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
  • Training and Lean certification through an accredited organization
  • Previous Experience in Supply-Chain and Quality Projects
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures (value stream mapping, 5S, Kaizen, Kanban, SMED, problem solving, etc.)
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented
  • Ability to work in (international) teams
  • Demonstrates excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Very good written and oral communication skills in English
  • High availability to travel