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Lean Manager

China; Guangdong Sheng, China
Operational Excellence


Job Description

 1.1.  Lead and enhance Lean & IE continue improvement culture.
 1.2.Drive lean & IE continue improvement availably all over the plant. Assure productivity cost saving align with strategy plan.
 1.3.Follow up Eaton ELSS deployment. make sure ELSS requirement transfer into local plant. and follow Eaton Business System to address relative working.
2.1. Manage daily works of Lean engineers and IE engineer.
2.2. Define 5-day Kaizen and 1 day kaizen master annual plan align with key business objective.
2.3. Following Kaizen master plan, organize Kaizen activities, provide professional lean expertise support to all  team members.
2.4. Lead 3P workshop for new products, build in quality, efficiency in manufacturing process from systems design.
2.5. Support sourcing department in promote local supplier’s productivity / inventory / lead time  improvement.
2.6. Organize Process Kaizen quarterly, improve efficiency / effectiveness of business process in production, material management, engineering.
2.7. Attend and monitor daily Gemba walk, make sure Gemba walk and improvement / corrective actions  is effective, and timely executed.
2.8. Lead related department to workout annual labor efficiency / fixture automation plan, manage IE resources complete improvement projects on time
2.9.Monitor the execution of improvement actions defined in Kaizen events, make sure improvement  result of   Kaizen is sustained.
2.10. Lead ELSS self-assessment
2.11. Other task assigned by supervisor


 1. Good understanding of Lean enterprise principles;
 2. Hands on experience in lean / IE tools, e.g. VSM, SMED, TPM, Error-proofing, Jidoka, level scheduling, pull system, motion Kaizen;
 3. Familiar with 6 sigma process
 4. Familiar with APQP;
 5. Good experience in operation finance management;
 6. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills excellent leadership

We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Operational Excellence

Region: Asia Pacific
Organization: EPG RWDD Residential Wiring Devices Div

Job Level: Manager
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No

Requisition ID: 052852