- Project status
- Project start date
- 1 Apr 2018
- Project posted
- 19 Feb 2018 16:46
- Project duration (approx.)
- 6.0 Months
- Budget (approx.)
- €1040 / day
- Level of Experience
- Machinery & Industrial Automation
- Area of expertise
- Change Management , Operations , Strategy
- Consultant location
- United States
- English (Essential)
Objectives and Key Deliverables
We are a German consultancy looking for support for one of our projects in the USA.
Our client is a producer of machines/machinery in the food processing business. Their product portfolio for complex food processing machines spans from individual parts to fully assembled machines.
A previous factory assessment identified gaps in quality and shop floor management. These gaps need to be addressed through a comprehensive improvement exercise addressing all aspects of best in class shop floor management to reduce errors, improve quality and on time delivery (5S, Go to gemba, visualization of performance and quality issues etc.).
The consultant will operate self-sufficient and support the factory head in the realization of improvement including coaching of employees and achieving a mind set change towards full attention on best in calls performance.
Start of proposal reviews: ASAP
Start of engagement: 01.04.
Milestones: 3-month performance review
Location of the clients facilities will be approx. 1h south of Atlanta, Georgia.
We are looking for operational experts that have a proven track record in the implementation of improvement projects with a hands on mentality in order to realize the potential of the opportunities identified by the previous assessment.
Please demonstrate in your proposal your experience in a) improvement processes and b) machinery (for food processinng). Strong proposals will demonstrate vast experience in both, as well as the ability to guide and support senior management through the implementation process.