LEAN Supervisor in Bayan Lepas at Lumileds

Date Posted: 7/14/2020

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Job Description



LEAN Supervisor

Penang, Malaysia

Weekly Hours: 40

Who We Are:

Companies developing automotive, mobile, IoT and illumination lighting applications need a partner who can collaborate with them to push the boundaries of light. With over 100 years of inventions and industry firsts, Lumileds is a global lighting solutions company that helps customers around the world deliver differentiated solutions to gain and maintain a competitive edge. As the inventor of Xenon technology, a pioneer in halogen lighting and the leader in high performance LEDs, Lumileds builds innovation, quality and reliability into its technology, products and every customer engagement. Together with its customers, Lumileds is making the world better, safer, more beautiful—with light.

Headquartered in the Netherlands, Lumileds has approximately 9,000 team members supporting operations worldwide. The Lumileds environment is fast-paced, cutting-edge, intelligent and fun! We are looking for exceptional talent to join our team! To learn more, visit Lumileds.com

Position Summary:

The lean Supervisor’s job is to optimize the production or service process. As such he would need to go beyond departmental borders. The tasks he needs to do start from defining the process and products, studying the current process and designing production with lean and six sigma  management concepts, and down the line including implementation and operations:

What You Will Do:

  • Be a continuous improvement promoter in the site, lead and spread the lean culture.
  • Responsible for promotion of lean thinking, people mindset change, and providing the lean training to employees. Establish high work standards to maintain and improve productivity.
  • Support executing lean assessments at different factories. Work on operation efficiency problem and identify improvement opportunities in all areas, for overall productivity improvement, analyze, balance, and optimize the process.
  • Organize Kaizen events to identify, transfer and deploy lean best practices, and then develop a simple visualized and standardized lean implementation process-flow, which could facilitate efficiency improvements, cost reductions and cycle time reductions, profitability, quality, Customer service.
  • Lead create / renew CVSM and develop FVSM. Work together with Value Stream Manager to create an implementation plan to turn the current state map to the short term, mid-term and long term state map.
  • Provide leadership in the day-to-day operations of the value stream. This ensures that the stakeholders meet the current production demands, at the same time the changes are improvements are also met.
  • In line with the 5 Phase Lean Road Map implementation, he has to mobilize the stakeholders, including employees of the various departments, suppliers and customers.  He should be appraised of the required changes as the plan is implemented.
  • Support Six Sigma Program by participating in the Green Belt training, coaching and certification.
  • Provide support to achieve site business KPI to generate cost savings and improve profit.
  • Travel Frequency: At least 1 per quarter.

What You Will Bring (REQUIRED Qualifications):

  • Passion for operation excellence, never give up mindset and self-motivated.
  • Ability to work under multi-culture, dynamic, stressful environment.
  • Strong analysis abilities, positive attitude to change, must be result oriented.
  • Able to show good communication and influence cross function team members in all levels of an organization.
  • Organizational skills to accurately extract, interpret, and display data. Presentation skills to concisely update management on key initiatives and results.
  • Industrial Engineering, WHS management and Manufacturing experience background prefers.

Education (Minimum Level)

  • Bachelor's

Field of Study

  • Industrial Engineering/Logistics or relevant disciplines.

Years of Experience (Minimum)

  • 1 - 3 years

Lumileds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


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