Business Improvement Support

Salary: £33,000 - £37,000 pa

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Permanent

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 29029-jh

Expiration date: 07 June 2018

Job Purpose: Support all aspects of continuous improvement initiatives within the Aston Martin Production System (AMPS).

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Support continuous improvement activities which impact Safety, quality, cycle time reduction, cost reduction and waste elimination through lean methodology
  • Support Work Group based kaizen workshops & activities
  • Support process time studies for the assembly processes to create the correct work sequence and optimize the balancing of the assembly process.
  • Support Work Group areas with kaizen implementation
  • Complete system/area audits to support sustain and identify further opportunity to improve.
  • Maintain site Housekeeping standards through auditing and reporting process
  • Manufacture new and support sustain of work group based 5S, visual management processes
  • Maintain consumables in support of Business Improvement initiatives

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Basic training in Continuous Improvement tools and techniques
  • Experience in supporting continuous improvement projects and activities
  • Experience in supporting small teams & workshop
  • Experience in Production environment an advantage (Manufacturing supervision roles – min 2 years)
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic IT skills