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Lean Specialist (m/w/d)

Germany, Bayern, HofOperations

Job description

To strengthen our team we are looking for

Lean Specialist (m/f/d)

to support our location in Hof.

In this newly created position you will analyze existing (sub-) processes and independently test possible improvements in the process flow. You work closely with your colleagues in the warehouse and you are open to suggestions for improvement. Your focus is on processes and workflows that can be designed more efficiently, in line with the motto: avoid waste, save resources and reduce costs. You are familiar with current lean methods and are confident in passing on your knowledge to the team in workshops and training sessions. You are aware that it is often "the little things" that can have a big effect through small changes. At best, you are also familiar with the implementation of 5 S.

Your tasks

  • Introduction of selected lean methods
  • Initiation, development and implementation of projects to optimize existing (logistics) processes
  • Identification of bottlenecks in the process flow and resulting recommendation(s) for improvement // optimization
  • Execution of workshops and trainings for selected lean methods
  • Execution of internal audits in predefined areas and related reporting, derivation of improvement measures if required
  • Critical analysis of existing KPIs with regard to productivity, efficiency and quality of work and derivation of alternative ways of looking at them as required
  • Development of lean tools & procedures

Job requirements

  • Technical education (bachelor's degree or apprenticeship)
  • First experiences in the implementation of lean projects
  • Very good knowledge of lean methods and their application in practice
  • Very good German language skills are a must, English language skills a plus
  • High level of analytical thinking skills
  • Good communication skills

What we offer

  • Exciting tasks in a growing, international company
  • Workplace in Neuss or Münchberg // Hof
  • a long-term job
  • flat hierarchies

Please note that we only accept applications submitted via our online form on our careers page (

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