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Operational Excellence Manager (f/m/d)

Leoben, Styria, AT

Nov 29, 2022

Be part of our team!

AT&S is one of the globally leading manufacturers of high-end printed circuit boards and IC substrates and belongs to the global technology leaders. With more than 12.000 employees worldwide, plants in Austria, China, India, Korea, and Sales Support Offices around the globe. To facilitate our continuous global policy of expansion, we are constantly looking for young talents and experienced professionals with high commitment and ideas that make a difference. Engagement and flexibility are essential factors for our consequent policy of growth. Due to our permanent international growth we expand our Business and Operational Excellence team at our Headquarters in Leoben, Austria and are looking for an experienced, passionate


Operational Excellence Manager  (f/m/d)


We are looking for a professional with in-depth knowledge in lean management and a passion for driving improvement. In this newly created role, you will be responsible for managing and supporting all business and operational excellence activities. 



Your Responsibilities

  • Drive and support all business and operational excellence activities in the defined areas of responsibility
  • Work with the site leadership teams to develop strategic deployment planning as well as specific goals and priorities that drive lean principles and concepts across the product group. 
  • Ensure the implementation of a continuous improvement process and the operational excellence tools according to AT&S standards
  • Promote the understanding, adoption & sustainability of improvement techniques through Hands-On Workshops such as: Kaizen, TPM, waste identification and reduction, standardized work, 5S, value stream management and shopfloor management and SMED. 
  • Conduct lighthouse & continuous improvement projects
  • Develop and conduct lean management training courses


Your Profile

  • At least 5 years of professional experience in lean manufacturing and operational excellence and proven success in working across varied disciplines and at all hierarchical levels to achieve ambitious targets
  • Certified Lean Manufacturing Expert  
  • Ideal 3+ years of experience in the PCB, semiconductor or comparable electronic industry
  • Project management skills and good knowledge of engineering methods
  • High level presentation and moderation skills, as well as didactic, train-the-trainer knowledge
  • Willingness to travel and to work in an international team
  • Full written and oral English proficiency


Our Offer

  • Personal and professional growth opportunities in a multinational, dynamic company

  • Chance to actively contribute to AT&S´ success and to create value

  • A secure position with long-term career perspective in an internationally expanding environment

  • Attractive and competitive compensation package

  • Flexibility through state of the art technological equipment and the possibility of remote work (home office or shared office Graz)



If you are looking for a new challenging task please send us your application and your detailed resume. It´s just a click to apply online and we are looking forward to it.

Your HR Team!


Our salary packages are competitive and take individual qualifications and experience into consideration. In accordance with the Austrian collective labour agreement, we advise you that the minimum gross annual salary for this role is 70.000,- Euro.