Key responsibilities :
Responsible for delivering products of required quality and quantity on time to the customers as planned by supply chain
Initiate, drive and enforce Lean Manufacturing implementation & Continuous Improvement culture in the manufacturing area
Create, maintain and manage a portfolio of (possible) productivity and improvement projects.
Manage KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) for Mixing, Assembling & Packaging and report on them on a regular basis
Setting up and maintaining routings of material usage
Setting up the budget and managing the expenses for the production
Responsible for minimizing the direct labor cost, without compromising the targets for quality and service level.
Responsible for minimizing scrap & waste costs
Responsible for the optimum machine-utilization (weekly and monthly planning of resources), in agreement with production planning.
Manage, coach and motivate Production Supervisors and the production team
Look for and use training opportunities to develop the team members
Supervise compliance with existing safety instructions and programs, including use of Personal Protective Equipment.
Report accidents and incidents through the installed reporting procedures
Responsible for keeping all manufacturing related ISO instructions and procedures up to date and available where needed
Cooperate in maintaining the ISO-system
Technical education Bachelor level
5+ years of experiences in a similar role in a lean mass production environment
Working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Fluent in English (written & spoken) is a must and good knowledge of Dutch to communicate with the team is preferred
Skills and Competences :
Proven track record of successfully implemented improvement projects within a manufacturing environment.
Able to manage, engage and motivate a multicultural team
Team player with good interpersonal and communication skills
Thinking and working in an innovative way, able to think out-of-the-box.
What we can offer you!
Newell Brands has a strong footprint in the EMEA region with several thousand employees spread over many corporate offices and manufacturing facilities.
A wide portfolio of our brands is strongly represented across the region including Parker, Sistema, Spontex, Crockpot, NUK, Coleman, Yankee Candle and many more.
Join us and benefit from :
4Ts Values : Truth, Transparency, Teamwork, Trust
Global company with development opportunities, both locally and internationally.
Corporate Citizenship Philosophies environmentally sustainable and socially sensitive business practices.
Discount for some of our writing utensils of Parker, Waterman, Sharpie and others.
Global Service Anniversary Program recognition of milestone service anniversaries and birthdays.
Give Newell charity activities dedicated for local communities right where you live / work.