Industrial Performance Specialist (Operational Excellence Lead)

Full Time Permanent

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Premier Recruitment Group has the privilege to recruit on behalf of our very prestigious client based in Dartford. We are recruiting for experienced and forward thinking Industrial Performance Specialist (Operational Excellence Lead). This is full time and permanent position and working for very well established company. Very interesting and varied role with a scope for progression.


This role has responsibility for implementing key business and operational improvement initiatives across the site.

To be successful in the role the person will enlist and influence multi-functional teams delivering tangible business results in line with the Operational Excellence Program through the application of Lean and Six Sigma principles, methodologies and tools and the delivery of the site projects.

Responsibilities: Industrial Improvement

Development of a site wide Operational Excellence Strategy and Roadmap linked to Corporate strategy for operational improvement initiatives for Lean and Six Sigma.
Responsible for identifying, developing and leading improvement initiatives across the site by acting as the site lead and champion in the area of Operational Excellence;
Responsible for developing and implementing process improvements using the Operational Excellence principle and tools to eliminate all forms of waste
Contribute to the training and education requirements linked to the site Operational Excellence Strategy;
Provide regular performance and project updates to the Site Leadership Team and site teams;
Manage and lead Change linked to operational improvement initiatives;
Approach the role in a flexible manner, and be prepared to adapt to requirements outside of the immediate role that are essential to the organisation.Skill Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or technical field preferred
Strong track record in Lean, Six Sigma or Lean manufacturing tool application in a dynamic manufacturing environment with tangible improvements is required;
Experience leading projects in a medical device, biomedical or highly regulated manufacturing environment (Pharmaceutical, Consumer Product,· Automotive, Aircraft, or Medical Device) is preferred;
An organised, analytical approach to problem solving is essential.
Familiarity with FDA, GMP and ISO requirements would be preferred;
Strong leadership skills, including the ability to set goals and provide constructive feedback in order to build positive relationships and improve business results;
Strong organisational, planning, and follow-up skills with ability to hold others accountable;
Strong verbal and written communications with ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels in the organisation and have assertive, influencing & collaboration skills.If interested please apply directly or call Tom Kurczab at Premier Recruitment Group