OPERATIONAL EXCELLENCE (AES) PILOT

The AGC Group, is a world-leading supplier of flat, automotive and display glass, chemicals and other high-tech materials and components. The Headquarters of AGC Glass Europe are located in Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium.

AGC produces glass for construction (external glazing and indoor decorative glass) and for the automotive industry. The Automotive Glass division develops, produces, and commercializes a broad range of products such as windshields, side windows, rear windscreens and panoramic roofs, with advanced features: heated windshields, infrared and UV protection, head-up displays…

AGC Automotive Europe specializes in providing customers with complete solutions in terms of car glazing and related technologies. It includes production and sales of products to vehicle manufacturers (Cars and Trains) in terms of Glazing, Added Value products and components systems; as well as a complete range of service in the aftermarket area from production to distribution and retail.

The Role / Job :

The AES Pilot report to the AES Leader

Mission :

Lead actions and make   sustainable improvements in the scope of AES (improvement of SEQCDDM)

1          Targets definition :

  •   Perform the MIFA (Material and Information Flow   Analysis) and establish the MIFD (MIF Diagram) actual, ideal and target
  •   SEQCDDM targets defined with the Plant Manager, with   the support and validation from the AES Leader
  •   example : warehouse layout, truck optimisation,   productivity, lead time reduction, ergonomy improvement…

2          Initiatives   definition and lead :

  •   Define,  with   the Plant Manager, and lead initiatives, with a deadline to get the defined   targets
  •   example :    Standardized Works, SMED, TPM, Hoshin, 0 rework, Quality workshop,   pull flow, Visual Mgt, line feeding, 5S, FIFO/Flat storage, creation of   Autonomous Production Groups or Units,    …

3          Animation :

  •   create working groups with a pilot. Support the   pilot with methodology, train the group, ensure good tracking and respect of   the principles and attitude.
  •   Diffuse the AES principles, tools and attitudes to   the whole Plant and its Division contacts

4          Installation :

  •   during workshop, support the physical   implementation, define corrective actions if results not achieved

5          Reporting :

  •   report to the Management, the progress of actions,   the blocking point, the results

Requirements :

  •   Mechanical Engineer or significant Production   Management experience (5 to 10 years) + conceptualization skills (translation   from/into concepts, handling of abstract principles, elaboration, systematization,   rationalization)
  •   English language
  •   Leadership
  •   Good animation/presentation skills
  •   Team working skills (with Division Dpt, Plant Dpt   Managers, Shopfloor)
  •   Action oriented, Shopfloor oriented, People oriented
  •   Ability to travel frequently across Europe

Location :

In a city where we have an Automotive plant in EU
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