Production Department Leader

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Country: Romania (RO) 
City: Ploiesti
Worksite / Location: Buzau 

Job Function: Manufacturing 
Job Discipline: Mfg. Operations 
Job Family: Manufacturing/Operations 

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 Production Department Leader. 

What We Are Looking For: Electronics & Instrumentation Technical Department Leader

Job Responsibilities:

1.Leading and managing production personnel within production area;                                                       
2.Responsibility to assure personnel capacity, machinery & equipment capacity in production area;
3.Takes all actions to produce quality;
4.Takes the action to assure the production capacity for short and middle term according with  customer requirements;
5.Utilizes the state of the art manufacturing systems NYS;
6.Responsibility for efficiency targets, absenteeism control, preventive maintenance, work in process inventory and housekeeping;

7. Responsibility for plant maintenance through electrical and mechanical departments

8. Ability to establish and lead the production and to create enthusiasm and promote customer-focus;

9. Authorises Department  expenses.      


Qualifications and Skills:

  • Personnel and project management skills;
  • Knowledge of automotive processes is an advantage;
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and conflict resolution skills;
  • Customer Focus;
  • Ensures Acountability  
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills;
  • Manages ambiguity - flexible thinking, including the ability to pivot and try new approaches when faced with challenges;
  •  Drives Results - strives to improve efficiency and sustainability of processes and to reduce waste;
  • Develops Talent  & Builds effective teams    



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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