LEAN Specialist

Place of work
M.R. Štefánika 71, Žilina, Žilina region, District Žilina
Contract type
Start date
by agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

• Develop and measure metrics to control current processes and evaluate the effectiveness of process improvements,
• apply analyses to improve process capability,
• identify opportunities to improve efficiency, reduce costs and increase customer satisfaction,
• Lead Kaizen / Lean activities in the plant,
• Lead / manage improvement projects,
• coach employees on how to work more efficiently,
• help, lead employees to find root causes,
• assist manufacturing personnel in creating relevant standards of work and ensure they are accurate and up to date.

Employee perks, benefits

• attractive wage valuation
• summer and winter bonus
• training abroad
• flexible working hours
• working in a global company

Information about the selection process

In case of your interest, please send your CV in Slovak and English language.

We thank all candidates for the reactions. We appreciate your interest in the job offer. We would like to alert you that we will only contact selected candidates.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization


Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2) and Slovak - Advanced (C1)

Other knowledge

Business correspondence - basic
Microsoft Excel - expert
Microsoft PowerPoint - advanced
Microsoft Word - advanced
CATIA - basic
AutoCAD - basic

Driving licence


Personality requirements and skills

Most of the work will be focussed on continuous improvement in production and logistics. Therefore knowledge or experience of lean / kaizen tools is required. Knowledge and application of Lean principles, tools, and methodologies
and influencing skills.
Demonstrated skills in self-motivated, Innovative and Systems thinker, Effective problem solving abilities, Facilitation skills to drive group participation and handle conflicts, Effective presentation and communication abilities, Flexible approach to work, Process focused and results driven.
Demonstrated ability to train/coach/mentor people through Lean methodology is required.
Good working knowledge of Excel as well as English is required.


Brief description of the company

Franke is a world leading provider of intelligent systems for domestic kitchens, professional food service, coffee preparation, beverage delivery and hygiene solutions.
Franke Slovakia produces fragranite sinks for the Franke group.

Number of employees

150-199 employees

Company address

Franke Slovakia s.r.o.
M.R. Štefánika 71
010 01 Žilina
ID: 3236688   Dátum zverejnenia: 5.2.2018