Lean Facilitator, Full-time/Permanent, Ref: JV453

Senior Aerospace BWT, a world-leading designer and manufacturer of ducting systems for the aerospace industry, has a job opening for a Lean Facilitator (full-time, permanent).

The Role

The Manufacturing team is currently looking to recruit a full-time, permanent Lean Facilitator (JV453). Closing date: June 21st, 2021.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Promote a culture of Continuous Improvement in all areas of the business.
  • Working with the management team, identify areas for improvement and compile the business case for change (all functions).
  • Working with the Production Management team: conduct process reviews to identify and implement lean manufacturing plans to improve throughput, efficiency and product quality.
  • Investigate production and quality problems, identifying root cause and improvement opportunities and eliminate bottlenecks.
  • Working with multi-disciplined design and bid team, provide support and advice throughout the life of the project from concept through to launch.
  • Review and comment on commercial models from an organisational and operational perspective to maximize commercial leverage.
Essential Requirements:
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline.
  • Proven track record in developing and implementing a CI programme utilizing lean manufacturing tools, techniques and systems.
  • A breadth of experience gained in a manufacturing/production environment in a CI role.
  • Proven application of problem solving/root cause analysis techniques.
  • 6 Sigma or equivalent.
  • Project management skills.

If you believe you meet the criteria and are keen to develop a career at BWT, please send your CV or letter of application to the HR Dept: careers@bwt.co.uk quoting the vacancy reference number (JV453). Closing date: June 21st 2021.