Continuous Improvement Manager
Nottingham, United Kingdom
31d ago

Essential Functions :

  • To be the Leader of change throughout the business via identification, quantification and management of projects derived from all areas of the business from operations / manufacturing, supply chain and all support areas of the business.
  • To develop the strategy for CI and deploy the appropriate lean tools and techniques required to meet the business KPI’s at Sutton MEDC and identify and implement process improvements with the key business deliverables of quality, cost, service and inventory.
  • To deploy best practice lean tools and techniques within the business including ELSS (Eaton Lean Six Sigma) tools through coaching and training of key managers, supervisors and staff.
  • Including leading and facilitation of Kaizen and 5S team events. Ensuring that these methodologies enable the business to deliver products and services to meet the changing demands of the customers.

  • To achieve annualized savings for projects and initiatives in line with the project deck requirements profit plan. To coordinate the deck build activities during the profit planning process.
  • To support the Operation team in project management and departmental goals.

  • To continually improve project management techniques and coach others in the use and development of these tools to ensure projects are clearly managed and closed out in a timely manner.
  • Ensuring that project plans are maintained, accurate and present regular status updates concisely using a highlypetent presentation style.

  • To eliminate or reduce business issues through the use of root cause analysis and corrective actions plans.
  • To engage fully with the whole organization to promote the benefits of Lean / CI and gain buy in on the Lean / CI culture to be a business ethos.
  • To have a flexible approach to CI and the changing needs of the business to react as required to achieve the business goals and objectives.
  • Qualifications and Knowledge :

  • Engineering Degree or equivalents
  • Six Sigma Qualification
  • Project Management and Supply chain Experience
  • Experience of ERP Systems. Problem Solving concepts (8D, A3, Root Cause Analysis etc.)
  • Experience of SAP is desirable
  • Confident inmunicating with all levels within a matrix organization
  • Ability to demonstrate a collaborative style
  • Able to manage conflict
  • Training of cross functional group
  • What Eaton offers :

  • Excellent working environment safety and ethics is really important for us
  • Culture & Values - Eaton is more than the products we invent and produce the way we do business is just as important. At Eaton, our values and culture define who we are both individually and as an organization and direct our activities every day
  • Learning & Development - We invest in our employees for the long term not just with salary and benefits, but with ongoing learning and development opportunities made available through Eaton University
  • We make what matters work. Everywhere you look from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day you’ll find one thing inmon.

    It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable.

    Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody.

    We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’remitted to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

    Organization : EPG CHD HAC Hazardous Areamunications

    Schedule : Full-time

    Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position? : No

    Does this position offer relocation? : No

    Travel : No

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