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Automotive Lean Manager #54064

Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc.
Bainbridge, Georgia, United States
$80-100K + bonus
November 17, 2016

Growth oriented company in the automotive industry, launching new product lines in the very near future. This company offers a great family-oriented culture.


• Designing, developing and implementing Lean Manufacturing principles, techniques, and methodologies to improve efficiency in the manufacturing facility;

• Developing and deploying the companies production system and Lean Manufacturing training materials;

• Assuming leadership for kaizen, be the champion of TQM, and driving and implementing improvements in chokko, bekido, and yarijimai;

• Performing time studies and draft work combination tables;

• Mentoring and managing plant Production Systems Team Leaders;

• Supervising and leading up to four direct reports.

Education: 4-year degree required; Engineering, Statistics/Mathematics, Business, Operations, or related disciplines preferred.

Required Skills:

• 1-3+ years of experience in Lean Manufacturing concepts and implementation;

• 5+ years of manufacturing experience other than Lean;

• 8+ years minimum total experience including some automotive experience;

• Extensive knowledge of Toyota Production System;

• Experience leading kaizen activities;

• Working knowledge of tool room skills including welding and sheet metal fabrication, and time studies;

• Good interpersonal and leadership skills;

• Travel by auto and plane required approximately 20% of the time.

Please email your resume to Byrnes & Rupkey, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Recruiting firm.