General Electric Lean & Process Improvement Expert in Wroclaw, Poland

Role Summary:

Lean & Process Improvement Expert is responsible for managing and implementing Lean Manufacturing principles at Generator Factory Wroclaw in compliance with the Lean Roadmap (part of BF Roadmap). Lean & Process Improvement Expert provides direct organizational and professional support to Lean activity in the organization.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Implement lean mfg & process improvement culture by continuous learning & development

  • Execution of Lean strategy and delivery of process improvement projects,

  • Track and update project milestones,

  • Provide associates & good understanding of Lean tools,

  • Create and foster Lean project teams

  • Collect and analyze process data, identify solutions, implement improvements,

  • Keep Lean activities in line with the business objectives / Blueprint

  • Develop and communicate best practices

  • Lead value stream mapping, process flow and line balancing

  • Facilitate process of both internal and external audits,

  • Develop procedures for product flow and waste control,

  • Ensure up-to-date Lean information flow

  • Track and report key metrics on lean activities. Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Some experience in Lean transformation in manufacturing,

  • Ability to develop a Lean factory vision

  • Lean trained with demonstrated ability to apply tools and process rigor

  • Ability to lead, manage and communicate with all levels of operation,

  • Change agent with energy, passion and enthusiasm to drive change

  • Inclusive leadership style, proven ability to build a connection with the team through personal involvement and trust

  • Proven ability to prioritize, plan and execute important business and supply chain initiatives

  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results in a complex, global, unique and ambiguous environment

  • Interpersonal communication skills,

  • Organizational and problem-solving skills,

  • Bachelor’s Degree in business or technical field from an accredited university

  • Fluent English Desired Characteristics: Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to influence others and lead small teams. Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact. Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously. Effective problem identification and solution skills. Proven analytical and organizational ability. About Us: GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. Locations: Poland; Wroclaw