Operational Excellence Specialist

 Join Yazaki. Connect to the future. 

Country: Romania (RO) 
City: Arad 
Worksite / Location: Arad 

Job Function: Engineering 
Job Discipline: Testing & Validation 
Job Family: Technical Specialty/Skilled Trade 

Yazaki Corporation, a family-owned company, was founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automobile wiring harness systems. Within the automotive business our product range includes wiring harness systems, plug connection systems and electronic systems. More than 284,000 committed and highly motivated employees in 478 locations in 45 countries make us one of the most successful international automotive suppliers. To strengthen our team, we are looking for a Operational Excellence Specialist. 

What will your job be about


Identify and facilitate process improvement projects, training/ workshops to drive cultural change
Conduct root cause analysis to determine metrics, operations issues, material flow, project plans, production capacity, and create documentation and standards for new developed process
Carrying out advanced data collection and analysis for process mapping and cost analysis to determine project feasibility
Participate at cross company and customer satisfaction activities
Develop, lead and monitor KAIZEN activities/process
Leading and coaching various departments on Operational Excellence Programs
Continuously looking at ways of increasing efficiency or improving methods in place


What We Are Looking For


3 years working in a similar position within a local manufacturing setup
5 years in automotive industry
Experience in production or logistic processes
Degree in Engineering or Economic fields
Ability to lead, coordinate and supervise people in cross-functional teams
Self-starter and ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization
Strong written and spoken communication in English is required
A highly meticulous individual with strong interpersonal and communication skills
Can work in a fast-paced environment and have a technical aptitude
Team player with a positive attitude

At Yazaki, we are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for everyone regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran status, or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. 

We are looking forward to receive your application and to get to know you. Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application! 

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