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Lean Leader

Devon, DevonPermanent
Experience Dependant
Job Reference: J5632361
Updated On: 22/10/2019
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, Medical Device, Life Sciences

Skills: Biochemistry - Production / Manufacturing, Operations - Operations Management, Operations - Business Improvement, Lean Six Sigma - Pharma / Biotech, Lean Six Sigma - Medical Device, Lean Six Sigma - Six Sigma, Lean Six Sigma - Kaizen / 5S, Lean Six Sigma - Master Black Belt

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Lean Leader to join a Global Life Sciences company based in North Devon. As the Lean Practitioner you will use your experience to drive Quality, Delivery and Cost Results by utilising continuous improvement and operational excellence fundamentals.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Lean Leader will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will work with the site leadership team to develop process improvement strategies based on business needs. Kaizen Funnel, Kaizen events etc.

2. Apply continuous improvement methods such as Lean, problem solving, SMED, etc

3. Develop and lead teams to embrace a practice that promote best practice sharing across the plant and within the corporation.

4. You will apply Lean principles of teamwork, methodology, business benefit, innovation and customer focus.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Lean Leader we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in an Engineering or Business discipline along with industrial experience.

2. Proven industry experience in leading operational excellence, continuous improvement or Lean projects is essential to your application.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with manufacturing Life Science / Biotechnology based products will be highly advantageous.


Key Words: Lean | Six Sigma | Kaizen | Operational Excellence | Continuous Improvement | Manufacturing | Value Stream Mapping |
Gregory Hammond
Your Recruitment ConsultantGregory Hammondgreg.hammond@hyperec.com
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.