Lean Six Sigma Specialist

Unomedical s.r.o.

Place of work
Priemyselný park 3, Michalovce
Contract type
Start date
by agreement

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

This role is to create the global central Continuous improvement team that will support the Convatec Lean Six sigma initiative in education, coaching, training and ultimately driving cost reductions and improvement in margins.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Achieves annual SMART goals that are communicated each year by Global organization
• Provides mentoring and coaching to assigned Plant Lean Six Sigma Black Belts, Green Belts or other personnel as part of their project management and personal development
• Verifies that DMAIC, and Lean methodologies and tools are being properly applied to projects
• Consults on projects with regard to project direction and quality improvement opportunities and suitability as a Six Sigma project
• Works with plant and regional leadership to ensure Continuous Improvement goals are being met. Helps plant team identify opportunities through data analysis, Plant deep dives and /or workshops
• Coaches Lean Six Sigma Black Belts and leadership in how to convert gaps in performance and Material variances into process improvement projects with breakthrough results
• Conducts training and education for Lean Six Sigma Black Belts, Green Belts, supports and develops the Convatec training materials
• Shares “best practices” throughout the Company and monitors projects for opportunities for cross-collaboration
• May lead projects independently or with the help of a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt(s)
• Collaborates with process owners, Plant Leadership and other Regional Leads to develop and evolve Six Sigma, Lean training materials, classes, workshops, tools and methods

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

minimum 1700€ / monthly (depending on experiences and quality of the candidate) + quarterly bonus and other benefits in compliance with social benefit program of the company

Information about the selection process

Only candidates who meet our requirements will be invited for the interview. Data of not selected candidates will be deleted in compliance with data protection law.

Information about personal data processing of job seekers is located on link: http://www.convatec.sk/o-nás/kariéra/

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

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

Educational Specialization

Degree or equivalent preferably in a technical discipline such as Engineering, Mathematics or the Sciences

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

• Ability to coach and influence the behavior and skills of others who they have no direct authority
• Ability to interact effectively at all levels of the organization
• Previous success in leading projects and teams is crucial
• Capacity to teach (or to learn to teach) others and be seen as approachable, helpful and supportive by Lean Six Sigma Black Belts and plant leadership
• Interest in Manufacturing process, Quality improvement and an ability and willingness to provide leadership to the Lean Six Sigma initiative
• Ability to build and lead high performance team
• Lean Six Sigma certified, preferably Black Belt
• Good written and spoken English
• Strong math and statistical capability
• Possible travel
• Flexibility


Brief description of the company

ConvaTec is a global medical products and technologies company, with leading market positions in ostomy care, wound therapeutics, continence and critical care, and infusion devices. Our products provide a range of clinical and economic benefits, including infection prevention, protection of at-risk skin, improved patient outcomes and reduced total cost of care.

Number of employees

500-999 employees

Company address

Unomedical, s. r. o.
Priemyselný park 3
071 01 Michalovce
ID: 3355948   Dátum zverejnenia: 20.3.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   minimum 1700€ / monthly (depending on experiences and quality of the candidate) + quarterly bonus and other benefits in compliance with social benefit program of the company