Operational Efficency Manager

NLMK EUROPE

NLMK Europe employs almost 2,000 people at production facilities in Belgium, Denmark, France, and Italy with overall annual production capacity of 3.1 million tonnes of value-added steel products per year.

Our business model is focused on processing steel close to customers. Key end users include the automotive, shipbuilding, construction and energy-producing companies, as well as offshore windmill manufacturers.

NLMK CLABECQ

Located in Ittre, Belgium, NLMK Clabecq produces steel plates of various thicknesses ranging from 3 to 120 mm for construction, shipbuilding, energy industries, transport and yellow goods, quarrying and mining equipment manufacturers. Its current production capacity is 750,000 tonnes a year.

Your main function is to support the Operations Department in order to quickly deliver Improvement Projects and continuous improvements activities.

Responsibilities:
- You support the Operations Activities by being able to deliver deep root cause analysis and Value Stream assessment in order to find and prioritize the improvement opportunities.
- You support the Operation Manager in order to deliver automatization projects.
- You coordinate a Management System according to ISO9001 in order to structure and report the continuous improvement projects.
- You are responsible of following up the improvement projects and to create reports monthly reports for the Direction Committee and to the corporation.
- You promote and coordinate Lean trainings.

Profile:
- Mechanical, industrial engineering degree or equivalent
- Min. 5 year experience on manufacturing related positions preferably in heavy industry/steel manufacturers
- Successful and demonstrated experience in achieving cost savings and measurable operation improvements.
- Solid understanding of lean principles, including waste elimination, pull systems, Kanban, Kaizen, visual workspace, one piece flow, flow production, set-up, Value Stream Map, 5S. Availability to create and cascade KPIs.
- Standardized work, variation reduction, error proofing, TPM, etc.
- Six Sigma Black Belt or Green Belt certification will be appreciated.
- Very good communication skills. Very strong team work capabilities, and strong company engagement.
- Fluently speaking in French & English is a must.
- Strong excel skills. Experience creating macro and analysing databases.  Experience doing presentation and using PowerPoint.

Our offer:

CDI full-time

A salary related to your experience, a company car and some extra-legal benefit

A friendly working atmosphere

Autonomy and responsibilities

A possibility of evolution towards our group, nationally or internationally

The support of a multinational group, with investments planned in the following years

Many challenges