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KAPS Manager
at our site in Tecumseh

Your tasks

  • Manage, set direction, implement, facilitate and administer the KAPS program and culture, policies and initiatives at the plant.
  • Primary focus will be involving all employees into the KAPS program utilizing Lean Manufacturing methods and process improvement strategies through adequate interactivity and alignment with global management.
  • Define objectives, goals and milestones, with Plant Manager(s) and KAPS Core Team.
  • Coordinate the national KAPS deployment strategy, planning and implementation processes.
  • Coordinate the planning of KAPS projects scheduling in the plant(s), together with Management and KAPS Experts.
  • Locally coordinate the project cost and payback calculations, in accordance with previous budget assumptions.  Detect and report to the KAPS and local Management the financial deviations to the KAPS

Your profile

  • College degree in Industrial Engineering preferred or applicable/relevant experience equal to a degree
  • Advanced knowledge of LEAN tools, methods, deployment process, etc.
  • Relevant experience of project management and roll-out.
  • Demonstrated skills with facilitation and as moderator:  meetings, projects, people, both formal and informal.
  • Demonstrated Project Management skills in a multi-project environment.

Period of application: 06.11.2019 - 15.11.2019

Your contact

KIRCHHOFF Automotive Tecumseh
1200 East Chicago Blvd.
Tecumseh, Michigan 49286

My job

Erika, Engineering Manager

Your benefits

What we offer

Living and working in the region