Value Stream Leader Featured
- Newton, Massachusetts
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Value Stream Leader job at Gkn in Newton MA
Description, duties, responsibilities
About The Opportunity To insure customer are met by creating production schedules manpower planning coaching the team toward continuous improvement of product quality and production efficiency. To be responsible for budgets safety quality cleanliness team spirit and professional development of each associate in their area. Key Set example by following all company and departmental policies and procedures. Provide leadership to employees using the GKN Six promises and cultural standards. Directly coaches employees and maintains a physical presence on the shift including activities such as: Walk the floor with outgoing and outgoing supervisor address startup and 5S issues. Complete pre-shift 5S checklist. Check email. Review production priorities with Team Lead. Meet with team at PVD board. Ensure TPM is completed. Gather / enter production data. Check and initial LTA data throughout value stream. Manage the performance of team employees with the appropriate recognition and feedback at least once per day. Maintain employee attendance information including vacation schedules verification of time clock punches and training hours (E11) documentation. Insure that safety and housekeeping standards are met. Plan for employee training development and cross-training. Handle disciplinary problems disputes or conflicts effectively. Encourage positive employee engagement by supporting the PVD/EI process. Assist the team engineering other Value Streams and management to insure customer are met. Insure that safety quality delivery and cost targets are met. Develop and manage employee work schedule to include vacation requests LOAs holidays and overtime. Expedite production prototype and PPAP components. Drive continuous improvement crossfunctionally and in production leading Kaizen/CI events and maintaining 5Y/PPS. Insure that correct process control and associated documentation is utilized. Troubleshoot equipment and processes. Assi. Insure conformance to IATF 16949 procedures and work instructions. Assist in facilitation of corrective actions related to internal issues/customer complaints. Insure efficient upkeep and utilization of equipment and PM. Alert VSM to any excess scrap and downtime and address all quality issues. Facilitate autonomous maintainance and maintain work orders. Facilitate team meetings related to quality cleanliness safety productivity and continuous improvement. Work with HR to maintain and assist in manpower needs. Responsible for communication and enforcement of Environmental Health Safety and Quality policies and proceduresst in the improvement of departmental layout. About Us GKN is a global engineering business. We design manufacture and service systems and componentsfor most of the worlds leading aircraft vehicle and machinery manufacturers.We are continuously evolving pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones stretching ourselves to better in everything we do.GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56000 people in more than 30 countries. GKN Driveline is the market leader in the development and delivery of contemporary and electrified driveline systems and solutions. With a comprehensive global footprint we design develop manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the worlds automotive manufacturers. Diversity and Inclusion As a global engineering company innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success. A balance of cultures ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds with different skills and perspectives to spark originality imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world. GKN is an equal opportunity employer. We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age race creed color national origin ancestry marital status affectional or sexual orientation gender identity or expression disability nationality sex or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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