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Lean Manager (d/m/w)

Dornbirn, Austria
Closing date
Mar 18, 2024

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At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of over 50,000 pioneers around the globe. Our teams at Henkel Adhesive Technologies help to transform entire industries and provide our customers with a competitive advantage through adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. With our trusted brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?
  • You will be responsible for the successful implementation of the Henkel Production System (HPS) in Dornbirn
    (about 100 employees)
  • You will coordinate an action plan with regional HPS organizations and plant
  • You use different lean tools such as 5S, SIM, VSM, OEE profitability
  • You are actively involved in building a digital roadmap
  • You contribute to the further development of methods, systems and tools that support the increase of OEE, the reduction of production costs and the improvement of SHEQ KPIs
  • You create best practice examples and exchange ideas within the Henkel network
  • You are constantly looking for innovative solutions that make a difference for Henkel
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in engineering, business administration or similar degree programs
  • Relevant professional experience including project management
  • Proven experience with lean methods, such as A3, 5S, Gemba, Kaizen, Lean Layout (Cells), Makigami, OEE, Shopfloor Management and Six Sigma etc.
  • Ideally training as a Six Sigma Green or Black Belt
  • Very good German skills (at least B2 level) and good English skills (spoken and written)
  • MS Office (Power Point, MS Think Cells, Power BI, Excel)
  • Responsible and varied work in a market-leading and international company
  • Development opportunities within the Group
  • Flexible working hours and modern workplaces
  • Very good working atmosphere and various social benefits
  • Minimum salary according to the collective agreement of the chemical industry EUR 3.910,- gross, the actual salary is based on professional qualifications & experience
Questions regarding the application process and the position:, Monika Gehring

Information about the Sonderhoff brand:
At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.



Our purpose "Pioneers at heart for the good of generations" unites what we stand for, how we work, and forms the basis for our strategy.

The pioneering spirit of our company founder, Fritz Henkel, is what continues to differentiate us and unites Henkel employees worldwide. The ambition and motivation to work together on the solutions of tomorrow. Today. Every day. We do this not only for ourselves, but also for future generations, because we share a common responsibility.

Building on a strong legacy of more than 145 years, we are leading the way to reimagine and improve life every day. Today and for generations to come. Through our innovative and sustainable brands and technologies, across our teams around the world. Henkel holds leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses: Our portfolio includes well-known hair care products, laundry detergents, fabric softeners as well as adhesives, sealants, and functional coatings. 

Worldwide locations and an international culture shape our global footprint.

Henkel products and technologies are available worldwide. With employees from 124 nations and locations around the world, we achieve a strong presence both in mature and emerging markets. 



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