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GKN AEROSPACE NORTH AMERICA INC Lean Deployment Leader II St. Louis MO in Saint Louis, Missouri

About Usless thanbr> Company is the world s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 50 manufacturing locations in 15 countries, we serve over 90% of the world s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.less thanbr>About the opportunityless thanbr> Company is a global engineering business. Every time you travel by air almost anywhere in the world, it is likely that Company is helping you on your way. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to be better in everything we do.less thanbr> We are looking for people who want to make a difference, talented members with the skills and passions to become the best of the future in what they do.less thanbr> JOB SUMMARYless thanbr> The Lean Deployment Leader is a Lean Thinker with expertise in Lean Transformation. They will play a central role in developing their assigned area of the site in its deployment of the Lean Excellence Model. They will lead, coach and influence the Leadership in their assigned area, particularly Group Leaders and Team Leaders, ensuring rigour and fidelity to the Lean Excellence Model. JOB RESPONSIBILITIESless thanbr> * Role modelling a culture that is aligned to the Company "Great Place to Work" value drivers and Culture Principlesless thanbr>* Exemplifying a safety-first mindset and ensuring that the Company Health, Safety and Environmental policies and standards are applied across GKNA and that all locations are a model of a world class healthy and safe working environmentless thanbr>* Driving the disciplined and rigorous deployment of the LEM across their assigned area of responsibilityless thanbr>* Coaching their assigned area's Leadership team in their deployment of the Lean Excellence Model particularly the GLs and TLsless thanbr>* Making problems immediately visible, allowing problem solving to take placeless thanbr>* Delivering significant improvement in People, Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cash and Cost PSQDCC targets, meeting their assigned area's customer and stakeholder commitments, driven by significant improvements in Lean Maturityless thanbr>* Developing Lean Expertise across their assigned area, ensuring that they become selfsufficient in running the Lean Operating Model, working with the SLDL and fellow LDLs to ensure that all staff are fully certified in Lean Thinking at the appropriate level for their roleless thanbr>* Complying with all legal and regulatory requirements and ensuring that staff are aware of the policies and their individual responsibilities and accountabilities:less thanbr>less thanbr>o The company's Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action policiesless thanbr>less thanbr>o Compliance and Ethics Policy on Contracting with the United States Government in all areas of responsibility involving direct and indirect contracting with the United States Governmentless thanbr>o Export Control regulationsless thanbr> Required Qualifications:less thanbr>* A good educational background, although a degree is not mandatoryless thanbr>* Minimum of 5 years' relevant experience.less thanbr>* U.S. Person per ITAR regulations to comply with export compliance and site SSA requirements.less thanbr>Preferred Qualifications:less thanbr>* Company experienceless thanbr>* An understanding of Lean Thinking and Lean Leadershipless thanbr>* The demonstrated ability to influence at the Group Leader and Team Leader level, as well as the enabling functionsless thanbr>* Ability to lead, coach and mentor team membersless thanbr>* Effective communicator, building effective teamsless t