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Industrial Engineering Manager

Job description

This rapidly expanding semiconductor MNC in Penang is seeking a Sr Industrial Engineering Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and supervise a team of Industrial Engineers and Technicians, offering guidance, training, and assistance to optimize performance and accomplish organizational objectives.
  • Develop and execute production layout strategies to enhance resource utilization, minimize waste, and ensure smooth workflow.
  • Conduct capacity planning and analysis to determine optimal resource allocation, meeting production targets while maintaining efficiency.
  • Perform time-study analysis to identify bottlenecks and devise strategies for process improvement and production efficiency.
  • Manage Capital Expenditure (CapEx) projects, including budgeting, planning, and execution, to improve manufacturing processes and capabilities.
  • Utilize Overall Equipment Efficiency (OEE) calculations and analysis to evaluate and enhance equipment performance, availability, and quality.
  • Spearhead productivity enhancement initiatives by pinpointing areas for improvement and implementing suitable strategies and processes.
  • Conduct man-machine calculations and analysis to optimize workstations, labor allocation, and production processes.
  • Implement 5S principles to establish an orderly and efficient work environment.
  • Coordinate Kaizen events to identify and eliminate process inefficiencies.
  • Promote lean manufacturing principles and methodologies to eliminate waste, reduce non-value-added activities, and enhance operational efficiency.
  • Utilize takt time analysis and calculations to improve production planning and resource allocation, meeting customer demand effectively.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other departments (e.g., Engineering, Production, Quality, Planning) to drive performance enhancements, resolve issues, and implement process changes.
  • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) related to production efficiency, identifying improvement opportunities, and devising action plans.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, technological advancements, and emerging practices in industrial engineering, implementing innovative solutions to enhance manufacturing processes and efficiency.
  • Ensure activities align with organizational requirements for quality management, health and safety, code of conduct, legal stipulations, environmental policies, 5S policies, and general duty of care.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering, Process Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent experience and education.
  • Master of Science degree preferred.
  • Black-belt Lean/Six Sigma Certification.
  • Strong leadership skills, capable of effectively leading and motivating cross-functional teams.
  • Proficiency in industrial engineering tools, techniques, and software, with expertise in Lean Manufacturing methodologies.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with a track record of successful process improvement initiatives.
  • In-depth knowledge of production layout strategies, capacity planning, time-study analysis, and OEE calculations.
  • Experience in managing capital expenditure projects, including cost analysis, budgeting, and vendor management.
  • Effective communication skills, able to present complex information to stakeholders at various levels.
  • Proactive mindset, capable of identifying improvement opportunities and driving organizational change.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills, able to handle multiple priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Willingness to travel overseas.
  • Minimum of 15 years of experience in industrial management, preferably in a senior-level role.
  • Preferably 10+ years of management experience for new product introduction/project transfer, with a successful track record of managing cross-functional teams.

To apply, please click "APPLY NOW" or email Shan Li at Data provided is for recruitment purposes only.

Due to the volume of applications received, we regret to inform you that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

JTK Number: JTKSM 995 | Company Registration Number: 201301019088 (1048918-T)

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