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Calderys - APAC Operations Excellence Manager
Assess the performance of the APAC plants regarding any given referential, typically maturity of management organization, process, equipment adequacy and efficiency, maintenance, housekeeping and dust management, quality, etc.
Work with the plant management, and agreement of his Manager, to determine and justify the priorities.
Elaborate and coordinate any relevant action plan to deal with the priorities.
Role includes :
To be involved in each agreed action,
Train the members in the use of lean techniques and help in training others to train,
Agree the actions and follow their implementation
Measuring the success of the action plan
Check the sustainability of the new processes.
Ensure EHS procedures are fully included in the scope
To help to identify and train future OPEX champions
Check in due time the status of work group results, push them to analyze further and achieve their goals
Share the opportunities with the OPEX teams and roll out best practices.
Report progress and resource needs to his / her manager
Ensure safety rules are being applied within the plants
Master s degree in metallurgy, materials science or other applicable engineering field from a major university, an MBA or equivalent is preferable.
Required experience and knowledge
Good knowledge and experience of using of lean management techniques preferred.
Professional with a background of some 5 years in an industrial site solid technical basic skills, even scholar, enabling him to understand all aspects of industrial life.
Field production experience
Ability to lead multi-disciplined teams
Open minded, experience in multi-cultural environments desirable
Oral and written communication - internal / external contacts
Negotiation and arbitration
Ability to influence without authority
Ability to training : able to explain concepts, help people without substituting himself, able to make concrete feed-back to encourage improvements
English proficiency, Mandarin as a strong plus
Qualifying experience and knowledge
Proven capacity to build network of relationships
Experience in high-value industrial products, candidate from auto industry is preferred
Personal / functional qualities
Geographical mobility required indication of 50% travel or time spent outside base location.
Preferably open to a longer mission abroad (4-6 weeks)
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