HELLA Romania S.R.L.
Andreea Elena Balogh
Str. Hella, Nr. 3
307200 Ghiroda-Timisoara


HELLA is a global, family-owned company listed on the stock exchange with approx. 38,000 employees at 125 locations in more than 35 countries. The HELLA Group develops and manufactures lighting and electronic components and systems for the automotive industry. In addition, the group has one of the largest trade organizations for automotive parts, accessories, diagnosis, and services within Europe. With sales of approx. 6.6 billion Euros in fiscal year 2016/2017, the HELLA Group is one of the top 40 automotive suppliers in the world.

Operational Excellence Specialist

Location Ghiroda-Timisoara, Romania

Your Tasks
  • Carrying out regular operational excellence roadmap reviews ;
  • Preparing the improvement plan for the location as well as carrying out roadmap activities in agreement with those responsible;
  • Qualifying and pushing the Kaizen process within the company in cooperation with the functions responsible;
  • Agreeing operational excellence and HelPS activities with the working methods activities on site in the plant;
  • Grooming a network of experts at the location for the guided improvement process as well as representing the plant in the international operational excellence / HelPS network;
  • Leading and/or carrying out HelPS workshops, as well as supporting and following up on the implementation of plan of action measures;
  • Supporting development teams in realizing new projects(products) in terms of production-related matters(design to manufacturing);supporting the exchange of experience between production and development (sustainability checks )
  • Taking over the function of contact for the subject of "lean production"as well as communicating the subject to executives and staff;
  • Instructing, guiding and supporting the operational excellence employees at the location being supported.
Your Qualifications
  • Technical education background;
  • At least 2 years experience in a similar position ;
  • Excellent knowledge of time study and Lean Manufacturing is mandatory;
  • Practical experience in the mentioned industrial engineering and lean manufacturing topics;
  • Time management, work balancing and capacities determination knowledge;
  • Experience in organizing and conducting improvement workshops / trainings (including training content design);
  • Advanced English language skills;
  • SAP experience in work center and routings management is an advantage ;
  • Previous experience in a management role is a plus (e.g. managing a team of Industrial and Lean Manufacturing Engineers);
  • Initiative and proactive attitude, perseverent in obtaining results.

Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing your desired salary and reference number HRO-E-OSC.

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