Lean Specialist Resume Samples

A Lean Specialist is obliged with the duty of supporting the department in executing Lean processes. Daily accountabilities are listed on the Lean Specialist Resume as – observing value stream waste, coaching and driving lean principle and methodologies for waste removal; coaching and deploying and learning lean principles, sorting and guiding lean teams to achieve results and meet project goals; auditing regular lean activities; defining and allocating necessary resources, documenting lean efforts through selected metrics and photographs; and developing lean communications and conducting factory tours for visitors.

Summary of qualifications listed on the resume includes the following – remarkable experience with pull systems, deep knowledge of manufacturing environment, extensive understanding of project management, the ability to train lean events, the ability to influence others, superior computer skills, and excellent problem-solving skills. A Master’s degree in Business administration is listed by applicants on their resumes.

Lean Specialist Resume example

Lean Specialist Resume

Summary : Lean Specialist is Generating and encouraging creative ideas, innovative thinking and imaginative solutions to issues or problems. Willingness to solving problems from various points of view and make difficult decisions. Developing and maintaining detailed product specifications for raw materials and finished goods. Utilizing Lean, and other continuous improvement methodologies to collect data information for processing improvements and oversee processes to maintain optimization of the production line.

Skills : Reducing Costs, Designing Stamping Dies & Manufacturing Fixtures, 2D & 3D Drafting.

Description :

    1. Developed and maintained Stander Work the heavy fabrication of platforms in Building #5.
    2. Developed kit lists for the Fabrication line & Bottom Side Assembly (BSA) in Building #10.
    3. Audited and reported all missing parts to material persons.
    4. Insured that all necessary parts were available to complete each platform on time.
    5. Developed Standard Work for BSA.
    6. Insure that all parts were available by auditing all the assemblies to their parts list and asking engineering to make changes as needed.
    7. Participated in Kaizen to develop the critical path and other organizational and time saving projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Lean Specialist Resume

Summary : An upper level management position in the Southern California area tasked with transforming the company mission, vision and values into measurable results via innovative lean thinking. Results driven leader with excellent management and decision making skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Lean Manufacturing.

Description :

    1. Changed agent that drove Continuous Improvement in a Lean distribution warehouse.
    2. Utilized Value Stream Mapping to identify future Kaizen Events in areas that have operational bottlenecks.
    3. Led several continuous improvement initiatives through scheduled Kaizen events, Waste Walk events, Point Kaizen events, Lean training, and other projects resulting in annual savings of over Identified process owners for Lean events and trained over 80 associates in basic Lean tools to impact their functional work areas.
    4. Communicated regularly with all levels of management on changes and areas of opportunity.
    5. Provided current state analysis and problem solving by utilizing process maps, root cause analysis diagrams, and other lean tools to develop improved future states.
    6. Successfully sustained results by producing weekly dashboard reports, facilitating Gemba walks and meetings with process owners and project sponsors.
    7. Fueled potential in others by actively listening and connecting needs to pathways for success.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Lean Specialist Resume

Summary : A disciplined and results-oriented Manager that is interested in a Key Leadership role. I am skilled in benchmarking, increasing revenue, identifying problems proactively, defining solutions and implementing new processes and procedures. An accomplished leader in team development and motivating teams to think outside the box to achieve ambitious objectives. Lean Management Organizational Skills Inventory Management Union & Non-Union Interaction Production Management Computers / Programs Maintenance Management Internal Audit.

Skills : Management, Lean Manufacturing, Facilities Management, Safety.

Description :

    1. Received extensive training in ABS (equivalent to the Toyota Production System).
    2. Started this system in our facility along with the ABS Manager.
    3. Implemented Kanbans, 5S, Standardized Work, Heijunka and assisted in facilitating Kaizen events.
    4. Created and A-3's and OEE.
    5. Substantially used in Microsoft office tools.
    6. Hands-on experienced in fixing iPhones, iPhone screens, update software and troubleshooting.
    7. Planed and established sequence of operations to fabricate and assemble parts or products and to promote efficient utilization.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lean Specialist Resume

Summary : Lean Specialist with 7 years of experience in Raising performance to levels that would not otherwise be achieved. Consistently interacting with all members of the organization in ways that enhance understanding, respect, cooperation and problem-solving. Recognizing the need for change; adapts to, and causes others to adapt to values, strategies, goals and plans in response to changing business conditions.

Skills : A + Knowledge, Welding, Asuiron Lean Specialist, Construction, Fabrication.

Description :

    1. Studied operations sequence, material flow and project information to determine worker functions and responsibilities.
    2. Repair damaged devices on a lean production line, in order to meet daily goals.
    3. Led the planning, direction, and coordination of manufacturing techniques and support justification for alternate methods to reduce costs.
    4. Supported lean transformations within manufacturing cells to improve process quality and create capacity by reducing cycle time, inventory, and waste.
    5. Implemented and maintained lean standards for visual management, 5S, daily management, etc.
    6. Developed and implemented Creaform/Lean Tek flow racks and workstations.
    7. Participated in Kaizen Events that impact product flow, production to TAKT, and inventory turns.
                          Years of Experience
                          Experience
                          10+ Years
                          Experience Level
                          Level
                          Senior
                          Education
                          Education
                          Bachelor Of Science

                          Lean Specialist Resume

                          Headline : Lean Specialist is Interfacing with location team members daily. Assessing efficiencies of labor, set up, processes, etc., in a continued effort to identify and communicate cost reduction opportunities. Supporting quality improvement efforts associated with work processes and procedures. Utilizing SAP, analytics tools, and supporting system skills for efficient operations.

                          Skills : Support System, Managing.

                          Description :

                            1. Taught, promoted, and practiced the lean principles and tools.
                            2. Supported Value Stream Mapping and Kaizen events to identify process wastes and to develop and implement corrective actions.
                            3. Implemented Standardized Work Instructions, layouts, and process flow diagrams.
                            4. Worked with functional teams in improving process flow by implementing visual management tools and methods to pull product through the work cells.
                            5. Applied Lean Six Sigma tools to improve process capability and eliminate defects.
                            6. Coached teams using the focused improvement tools and problem solving.
                            7. Supported team members in the use of the GE Aviation Production system, Lean, and Problem-solving tools.
                                                Years of Experience
                                                Experience
                                                5-7 Years
                                                Experience Level
                                                Level
                                                Junior
                                                Education
                                                Education
                                                Bachelor Of Science

                                                Lean Specialist Resume

                                                Objective : Lean Specialist is Participating as a member of the Corporate Lean Enterprise Team to evolve the Lean Enterprise system, share best practices, report progress and provide support to other Lean Managers as necessary. Staying current with technologies and Lean concepts through continuing education and benchmarking. Creating and maintaining an environment that promotes safety for people and processes.

                                                Skills : Labor System, Technological Skills.

                                                Description :

                                                  1. Supported the transformation of the manufacturing environment through Kaizens and focused problem solving.
                                                  2. Taught others on Lean/WCM philosophy and application.
                                                  3. Identified potential process improvement projects and execute on areas of opportunities to support plants and product groups in supporting their customers.
                                                  4. Experienced with Lean Transformation, Lean Implementation and Change Management.
                                                  5. Experienced with World Class Manufacturing (WCM).
                                                  6. Experienced with Loss and Waste Elimination.
                                                  7. Experienced working in or implementing Toyota Production System, GE Aviation.
                                                                                  Years of Experience
                                                                                  Experience
                                                                                  2-5 Years
                                                                                  Experience Level
                                                                                  Level
                                                                                  Executive
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  Education
                                                                                  MS

                                                                                  Lean Specialist Resume

                                                                                  Objective : Lean Specialist is facilitating teams in utilizing process improvement tools from problem identification through project implementation and successful monitoring. Training Associates in support of building capability in the division. Continuously expanding knowledge of continuous process improvement. Communicating to site leadership team on overall Lean Enterprise initiatives, continuous improvement projects, kaizen status and assessment of customer needs on a regular basis.

                                                                                  Skills : Customer Service, Project Manager.

                                                                                  Description :

                                                                                    1. Expertised in patient care delivery, accreditation standards and the development and management of operational and capital budgets.
                                                                                    2. Effectively integrated functions to achieve business plans.
                                                                                    3. Communicated with front line staff and senior leadership in an effective manner.
                                                                                    4. Accomplished results and effectively integrate functions with business plans.
                                                                                    5. Consistently demonstrated and encouraged a commitment to quality, customer-centeredness, productivity and continuous improvement.
                                                                                    6. Demonstrated a leadership style that builds and maintains a climate of trust and inspires commitment from others to achieve organization goals.
                                                                                    7. Built, attracted and developed a superior management team by demonstrating and setting high standards of behavior, performance, quality, credibility and integrity.
                                                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                                                      Experience
                                                                                                      2-5 Years
                                                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                                                      Level
                                                                                                      Executive
                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                      Education
                                                                                                      Bachelor Of Science

                                                                                                      Lean Specialist Resume

                                                                                                      Objective : Lean Specialist is Providing direction and coaching to local teams (Leaders, Engineers, Manufacturing, Support, etc) to embed CI disciplines into daily work. Assisting with defining PSD Lean Production System content (processes, tools/templates, roles, standard work, teaching materials). Coaching leaders and team members in their role and their standard work.

                                                                                                      Skills : Team Member, Manufacturing Skills.

                                                                                                      Description :

                                                                                                        1. Promoted, guided and led transformation teams in the implementation of the Toro Lean Enterprise system, which includes the use of various process improvement tools including, but not limited to: Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen, 5S, Standard Work, Cell Design, Continuous Flow, Material Flow, Visual Management, Change over, TPM, Root Cause Analysis.
                                                                                                        2. Collaborated with Operations leadership team to develop annual plans in support of continuous improvement to drive improvements in key metrics such as safety, quality, delivery, cost, cash, employee engagement, and growth, identifying indicators for future improvement opportunities.
                                                                                                        3. Drove Lean operating principles and establish location specific principles, communication, knowledge sharing and reporting strategies to provide visibility into continuous improvement efforts.
                                                                                                        4. Supported Lean Enterprise system maturity self-assessment process and coordinate gap closure planning with corporate Lean enterprise team.
                                                                                                        5. Provided training, coaching and mentoring of Lean principles, concepts, behaviors and tools that enhance the existing culture to one of continuous improvement at all levels of the organization.
                                                                                                        6. Facilitated kaizen teams/events, track progress, and follow up to ensure gains are sustained.
                                                                                                        7. Trained and coached others at the location to become Lean practitioners and team facilitators.
                                                                                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                            Level
                                                                                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                            MS

                                                                                                                                                            Lean Specialist Resume

                                                                                                                                                            Objective : Lean Specialist is Assessing the the needs of business processes and corporate functional areas based on performance metrics and improvement implementation and sustainment behaviors. Partnering with the Manufacturing Execution team to implement and sustain Lean Principles in commercial manufacturing areas. Implementing and executing lean tools such as: 5S, Process Discipline, and Continuous Improvement systems.

                                                                                                                                                            Skills : Interpersonal Skills, Cleanning.

                                                                                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                                                                                              1. Identified optimization potential in the production environment.
                                                                                                                                                              2. Tasks included the coordination of projects to increase yield and productivity.
                                                                                                                                                              3. Implemented best practices using Lean tools and methods to contribute to the improvement of the Heraeus Production System (HPS).
                                                                                                                                                              4. Independently designed and conducted workshops to qualify, develop and advise employees.
                                                                                                                                                              5. Supported the implementation of Lean initiatives that support Crown business objectives.
                                                                                                                                                              6. Conducted the standardized and effective development and certification of Subject Matter Experts in the application of Lean tools per Crown’s Lean deployment methodology.
                                                                                                                                                              7. Supported continuous improvement projects with regards to project direction, progress, and effectiveness.
                                                                                                                                                                                            Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                            Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                            2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                            Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                            Level
                                                                                                                                                                                            Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                                                            Education
                                                                                                                                                                                            Bachelor Of Science

                                                                                                                                                                                            Lean Specialist Resume

                                                                                                                                                                                            Objective : Lean Specialist is Co-facilitating Kaizen events as appropriate to expand skills in driving continuous improvements in operations and office areas. Sharing best practices with other site Lean Specialists and develop coordinated plans. Assessing the needs of manufacturing facilities and corresponding operational support functions (purchasing, logistics, and quality assurance, etc.) based on operational performance metrics and improvement implementation and sustainment behaviors.

                                                                                                                                                                                            Skills : Managing, Implementational Skills.

                                                                                                                                                                                            Description :

                                                                                                                                                                                              1. Facilitated diverse problem solving and improvement events.
                                                                                                                                                                                              2. Influenced both teams and individuals (including influencing leaders and applying a hands on approach when appropriate).
                                                                                                                                                                                              3. Developed and effectively delivered training materials and exercises to cross functional teams.
                                                                                                                                                                                              4. Assisted the Lean Leader and/or lead cross-functional projects designed to analyze and design sequence of operations and workflows to improve efficiencies.
                                                                                                                                                                                              5. Assisted in controlling studies pertaining to cost, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record systems.
                                                                                                                                                                                              6. Interfaced with other departments to identify improvement opportunities to drive high quality and efficient processes.
                                                                                                                                                                                              7. Helped mobilizing problem solving teams and supporting groups to streamline processes.
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Years of Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                          2-5 Years
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Experience Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Level
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Executive
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                          GED