LEAN Specialist

Nissens Slovakia, s.r.o.

Place of work
NISSENS Slovakia s.r.o., Malinovského, Čachtice
Contract type
Start date
by agreement or ASAP

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

- Be the project manager for internal lean projects in operations under the Nissens’ wave program in Global Operations
- Co-operate with local line management on wave projects
- Continue to build and develop the wave program and toolbox
- Perform LEAN audits across all Nissens’ Operations sites
- Perform LEAN training for all parts of Nissens’ Operations organisation
- Design, implement and document continuous optimizations in the factories
- Develop processes and concepts aimed at continuous improvement
- Support organization implementing improvement projects, and ensure that they are maintained
- Responsible for training of colleagues on LEAN methods and tools
- Keep the organization up-to-date on relevant knowledge
- Running Kaizen events
- SMED, OEE, 5S (Cleanliness, Visual Management)
- Root Cause Problem Solving (5x Why, Ishikawa, PDCA)
- Performance Management System (Performance boards linked to RCPS, KPI’s & hourly follow-up)
- 8 Types of waste (basic Lean), Preventive Maintenance, Just-In-Time production

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

from 2000 € gross depends on candidate´s experience level

Employee perks, benefits

- Career opportunities in other parts of Nissens’ Global Operations organization

Information about the selection process

Please send your CV to [email protected] and we will contact suitable candidates for personal interview.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Educational Specialization

- Educational background on Bachelor or Master level, preferably within Supply Chain, Operations/Manufacturing, Engineering

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Driving licence


Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills

- Experience in working in an international/cross-cultural organization
- Good LEAN understanding
- Experience with production (technician, supervisor, Lead Tech, Auto Tech)
- Experience with change management
- Project management experience
- Practical experience in the LEAN concept

- Structured and logical mind-set with a focus on the important details (systematic and persistent problem solver)
- Result-oriented, independent and high sense of responsibility for getting things done with high quality (focus equally on results and processes)
- Strong communicator and a good teamwork with the ability to work across cultures, organizations and functional areas
- Able to communicate and train basic knowledge on LEAN Production to colleagues
- Able to motivate teams to continuous improvement
- ”Just do it”, ”let’s try it”, ”let’s fix it” approach supported with facts


Brief description of the company

Nissens Slovakia, s.r.o je súčasťou dánskej spoločnosti Nissens A/S s takmer 100 ročnou históriou v oblasti strojárstva a je jedným z popredných svetových výrobcov chladiacich zariadení a chladiacich systémov. Svoje výrobné a obchodné spoločnosti a skladovacie priestory prevádzkuje v Európe, Číne a USA, pričom jej výrobky sa predávajú po celom svete. Spoločnosť Nissens je rozdelená na priemyselnú (OEM) a automobilovú divíziu s dôrazom na systém kvality a ochranu životného prostredia a je certifikovaná podľa ISO 9001, ISO 14001 a IATF 16949.
Od roku 2005 pôsobí Nissens Slovakia, s.r.o. na Slovensku so sídlom v Čachticiach, kde zamestnáva viac ako 750 zamestnancov. Spoločnosť dáva príležitosť mnohým kvalifikovaným odborníkom zo strojárskej a technickej oblasti, automatizácie, kvality a technológie výrobných procesov, logistiky, manažmentu a iných podporných činností.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Nissens Slovakia, s.r.o.
Malinovského 1275
916 21 Čachtice


Contact person: Ing. Valér Chladný
Tel.: +421917969702
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3666076   Dátum zverejnenia: 9.9.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   from 2000 € gross depends on candidate´s experience level