International technology group • specialty glasses and glass-ceramics • more than 130 years experience • 15,000 employees in around 33 countries • innovative ideas for the world of tomorrow

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Lean Manager (f/m)

SCHOTT Advanced Optics, with its deep technological expertise, is a valuable partner for its customers in developing products and customized solutions for applications in optics, lithography, astronomy, opto-electronics, architecture, life sciences, and research. With a product portfolio of more than 120 optical glasses, special materials and components, we master the value chain: from customized glass development to high-precision optical product finishing and metrology. We are currently looking for a Lean Manager supporting our Production team in Mainz.

Ihre Aufgaben

  • Defining appropriate and required Lean Measures in cooperation with the Production Management team
  • Independent planning and implementation of Lean-Projects and Kaizen-Workshops
  • Preparing and conducting Lean-Trainings
  • Monitoring success of ongoing Lean measures
  • Development and update of Lean-roadmap in close collaboration with the Plant Manager of AO in Mainz
  • Intense cooperation with an internal team of Production responsibles and Process Engineers

Ihr Profil

  • Master’s degree in Engineering or related study field
  • 3-5 years working experience as Lean Manager in a Production surrounding and in-depth experience in Project Management
  • Profound knowledge in analysis of production costs, Lean Manufacturing and production optimization
  • Experience in working within the glass industry is a plus
  • Distinct identification with the overall Lean-concept
  • Experience in setting up and conducting Trainings on different Lean-Topics/ ongoing Lean-Projects
  • Teamplayer with distinct analytical and conceptual skills
  • Fluent English and German language skills (verbal and written)

Ihr Benefit

Motivated and committed employees are essential to the success of our company. We offer you a career with variety and creative freedom in a cooperative work environment. Your innovative ideas are the foundation for our success as a leading technology group.



SCHOTT AG, Mainz Human Resources Mainz, Ellen Krill, +49 (0) 6131/66 2170

Mainz, SCHOTT AG, Mainz, Deutschland
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