Lean Manager

Lean Manager

Lean Manager

Lean Manager

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nVentThermal llc

  • card_travel5 to 8 yrs
  • As per Industry Standards
  • location_onUnited States of America (USA) (United States Of America (usa))


Were looking for people who put their innovation work to advance our success and their own. Join an organization that ensures a more secure world through connecting and protecting our customers with inventive electrical solutions.


In this position, you will get to:

Work cross-functionally to develop process improvement strategies
Facilitate, train and lead Lean Strategy Deployment Activity
Lead change management activities (create transition plans from current to future state and execute) Lead / develop Lean Transformation Planning for targeted improvement areas

Identify, develop, and implement opportunities for improvement
Train improvement teams in Lean transformation philosophy, approach, activity and appropriate transformation tools
Create the right sponsorship to drive improvement activity
Assess manufacturing, sourcing, business and SG&A process efficiency and performance
Develop business cases and establish financial and non-financial lean project goals
Lead lean projects through discovery, design and implementation
Manage Lean Coordinators and projects to ensure proper achievement of results
Develop and execute capability building plans to achieve strategic goals Enterprise activity
SQDCC focus (safety, quality, delivery, cost, cash)
Business Process
SG&A Activity / Process

Provide Lean expertise to teams including
Apply continuous improvement methods such as Six Sigma (DMAIC/DFSS), Lean, change execution and Behavior and Consequence management
Lean principles of teamwork, methodology, business benefit, innovation and customer focus
Subject matter expertise in Lean Manufacturing, Sourcing or support functions (Quality, Technology)
Lead Lean transformational change and work on identifying greatest Lean opportunities across nVent
Coordinate benchmarking and external analysis (Subject Matter Experts, Workshops, company visits, etc.)
Identify and share best practices and external trends
Teach and coach others in scientific problem solving and standardized work
Educate, communicate, and excite the organization on Lean
Develop and lead communities of practice that promote Lean best practice sharing across the site and within the division and corporation.
Generate interest for Lean
Develop and promote common Lean Methodology and Language across nVent
Oversee the annual Strategic Deployment process including Lean enterprise value stream mapping & transformation planning.
Oversee site Lean team, including performance management, recruiting, talent review and coaching.
Communicate and coach site leaders and employees on Lean fundamentals and PIMS implementation
Develop & maintain a Kaizen calendar system to plan and execute events including the follow-up on open items from all KAIZEN events, assuring they are completed or planned into a future event


Bachelor degree required (Operations Management or related field highly preferred). Masters degree preferred.
5 years manufacturing operations experience, with at least 2 years focused on Lean and continuous improvement programming/implementation
Six-Sigma knowledge or certification preferred
Lean Champion Certification
Demonstrated understanding of Lean Manufacturing concepts
Strong project management and project leadership experience
Ability to build relationships and influence all levels in the organization
Knowledge with demonstrated skills in using and teaching Six Sigma, Lean tools, and Quality system controls.
Ability to utilize strong written and verbal communication skills, work in a team and facilitate team development.
Demonstrated leadership ability to drive results and influence others to meet strategic objectives
Ability to teach and facilitate groups using data for decision making
Ability to work cross-functionally in the organization.
Analytical skills and business financial knowledge a plus.
Application of lean principles to non-manufacturing and non-traditional situations
Skilled in full cycle process/project management, planning and change management
Ability to effectively plan, direct and coordinate to changing demands and circumstances activates across cross functional teams and departments
Provide leadership and influence to others.
Developing relationships and networks.
Strong interpersonal, communicate on (oral and written), and presentation skills


A dynamic global reach with diverse operations around the world that that will stretch your abilities, provide plentiful career opportunities, and allow you to make an impact every day We are a $2.1 billion, high-performance electrical company with a dedicated team of 9,000 people, across more than 80 global locations
We have a robust portfolio of product brands dating back more than 100 years and including: nVent CADDY, ERICO, HOFFMAN, RAYCHEM, SCHROFF and TRACER

Commitment to strengthen communities where our employees live and work We encourage and support the philanthropic activities of our employees worldwide
Through our nVent in Action matching program, we provide funds to nonprofit and educational organizations where our employees volunteer or donate money

Core values that shape our culture and drive us to deliver the best for our employees and our customers. Were known for being: Innovative & adaptable
Dedicated to absolute integrity
Focused on the customer first
Respectful and team oriented
Optimistic and energizing
Accountable for performance

  • JOB FUNCTION:Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
  • INDUSTRY:Manufacturing/Industrial
  • SPECIALIZATION:Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance
    • Any Graduate


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