Vacancies Head of Operational Excellence (m/f)
Oerlikon Balzers | Balzers


  • Continue to develop and implement the OOE (Oerlikon Operational Excellence) vision and strategy for the organization, maintain and align the vision with business vision and strategy
  • Develop roadmap, priorities and targets (yearly and middle term) together with regions and group OOE
  • Insure Management buy-in at every level of the organization
  • Collaborate and align with the Oerlikon Group operational Excellence team and program
  • Define, implement and manage the OOE organization and a global OOE network, collaborate closely with Regions and countries
  • Expand and deploy an employees (Operations) training program insuring local capabilities supporting the Lean culture and process roll-out
  • Continue to implement Lean/LeanSigma tools, develop training programs and run it
  • Define regional KPI’s to measure the progresses and successes and follow up
  • Insure Global OOE reporting (qualitative and quantitative) and ensure the global OOE strategy
  • Continue to Develop and implement a train the trainer program based on Oerlikon group program
  • Insure shopfloor boards (SPC, factory, etc.) and cockpits for OOE are well implemented and follow-up progresses
  • Few Management presentation yearly

We expect

  • University degree (MSc) in Engineering
  • Global Lean Leadership position experience
  • Management position in Operations with proven track record with Lean implementation
  • Master Black Belt, Black Belt or Lean Expert from recognized institute
  • Good know-how with HSE
  • Basic know-how with compliance in an international environment
  • Project Management experience in international environment is a plus
  • Strategic thinking and very much hand-on personality (Able to interact with Management as well as with shopfloor people at the same time)
  • Self-driven, open and positive mind-set
  • Experience in cross-culture business environment is beneficial
  • Flexible to substantial travel internationally (50%)
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken English, other languages will be a plus
Advertised Since
Yeliz Gürel
Human Resources
Liechtenstein/Switzerland & Europe South
P: +423 388 6120
F: +423 388 5460
Oerlikon Balzers Coating AG
Iramali 18
9496 Balzers
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