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Q400 Final Assembly Line Lean Manufacturing Expert (12 Months Contract)

Date: Jul 5, 2014

Location: Downsview, Toronto, CA

Company: Bombardier

Q400 Final Assembly Line Lean Manufacturing Expert (12 Months Contract)-TOR01858


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At Bombardier Aerospace, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide - one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

We currently have an opening for a Q400 Final Assembly Line Lean manufacturing Expert.

General description of the job
The Q400 Final Assembly Line Lean manufacturing Expert is responsible for providing an objective and unbiased advice as regards to the structure of our Q400 Final Assembly Line Operations and Processes. This will lead to a Continuous Improvement Culture and Mindset that improves efficiencies in all aspects of the Program. This temporary position (12 month contract) is based our of our Toronto office (123 Garratt Blvd. Toronto, Ontario, Canada).


In your role you will:

Analyze and identify areas for improvement as it pertains to the Q400 program Toronto final Assembly Line structure and processes.

Your analysis could include but not limited to:

-Research and data collection
-Interview of key stakeholders, management team members and employees
-Leading and organizing workshops
-Facilitating, organizing and driving a results based Project Plan

•Formulate and present recommendations
•Accompany the client in implementing solutions
•Working autonomously and with multi-functional teams, using the Lean tools and techniques to drive a results based organization
•The salary range is $140,000 - $150,000


As our ideal candidate,

•You possess an MBA degree in a related field of study, such as Engineering, finance and Administration
•You have a minimum of nine (9) years experience in Lean Consulting in the Aviation industry
•Recognized expert in Lean methodologies, with at least 15 years of experience working with Lean processes
•Knowledge of Bombardier systems, business process and Achieving Excellence System(AES)
•Knowledge of the Q400 program, structure and operations
•Working experience with Bombardier Aerospace considered a strong asset
•You have excellent organizational and planning skills, you are able to set priorities in order to achieve important milestones
•You have strong communication skills; are able to communicate at all levels of the organization and to all levels of our customer and representative organizations
•You have strong customer orientation
•You are able to make decisions, which may involve others from various functions in order to exceed our customer’s needs.


Job: General Management
Primary Location: CA-ON-Toronto - Downsview
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Contractual

Job Posting:
08.04.2014, 11:06:56 AM

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