Lean Manufacturing Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00018002
Date Posted:Jan 5
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:


A leading Automotive Supplier in the Adrian, Michigan area is in need of a Lean Manufacturing Engineer. Prospective candidates should have a background in Manufacturing / Process or Industrial Engineering. Preferring Degreed Candidates with Formal Six Sigma or Lean Training or Continuous Improvement Expertise and Manufacturing Experience. Some Travel may be required.

This is a Full Time, Permanent, Direct Hire Position offering Competitive Compensation, Bonus Potential, Paid Vacation and Good Benefits!


• Function objectives are to ensure the deployment and implementation of the company's culture, policies and actions, at local level

• Ensure the local sustainability of the company's culture, policies and actions, through standardization of behaviors, practices and resources

• Conduct workshops and projects relevant to the company's implementation

• Ensure the guidance and support to training processes, including the build – up of specialists and delegated training agents

• Ensure the support to Managers and other Supervisors.

• Investigates any new concepts or ideas that could improve any aspect specific to manufacturing/production.

• Facilitate training sessions to internal employees on an as needed basis.

• Team member on various Continuous Improvement teams within the organization.

• Any other reasonable request made by management.

• Contributes to a safe, clean and comfortable work environment


• Minimum 5-10 years’ experience within a manufacturing environment, preferably automotive stampings, welding, mechanical and modular assemblies

• Worked with lean manufacturing systems

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

• Strong interpersonal skills to facilitate, lead and build/maintain relationships

• Sound computer skills, e.g. MS Office

• Ability to deal with conflict and/or resistance

• Effective use of problem solving and decision making skills

• Ability to analyze information received from a variety of sources and provide recommendations


• College Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial) or relevant knowledge in lean systems, methods and tools (kaizen etc.)



If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to submit your resume in Microsoft Word format to:

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