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Date: Jun 26, 2019

Location: Kerkrade, LI, NL

Company: Boston Scientific




Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


About the role:

Identify and pursue value improvement and waste elimination to support manufacturing, operational and overhead areas through the initiation and completion of Lean projects in line with business goals and objectives. Provide technical engineering skills to meet business goals and objectives. Independantly performs the design, improvement and testing of capable processes and systems.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Identify and lead value improvement, waste elimination and problem solution projects that drive plant and company performance improvements.
  • Drive facility layout and design projects with the Process Development Engineering, Production, Facilities and Manufacturing Engineering teams (as directed by site).
  • Coordinate and initiate lean projects (i.e. Lean Production, Lean Support and Born Lean) with the Production, Process Development, Manufacturing Engineering, and support functions.
  • Perform general engineering tasks, which may include:  updating standards, performing time studies, documenting processes and creating and approving change requests.
  • Develop and conduct lean training programs for employees at all levels and departments.
  • Create and maintain a Lean toolkit that can include:  5S, Kaizen, quick change over, value stream mapping, mistake proofing and line balancing.
  • Work cross-functionally with other departments to accomplish tasks.
  • Participate in inter-site initiatives.
  • Analyses process, product, material or equipment specifications and performance requirements in order to set up efficient processes or make existing processes more efficient.
  • Demonstrates good working knowledge and application of PFMEA’s
  • Support Operations in daily issue handling.
  • Handle NCEP’s and CAPA’s.


What we are looking for:

  • Experience 5 years+ in logistics, distribution, manufacturing processes, supply chain, risk management, LEAN;
  • Bachelor level
  • Fluent in English
  • Creative thinking- and innovation skills;
  • Team player with strong work ethic and positive mentality;
  • Good social -and communication- and presentation skills
  • Organizational skills;
  • Critical, accurate, flexible and stress-resistant personality;
  • Open and honest personality
  • Solid project management skills
  • Experience with Lean Business Process methodology



About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.

If you are interested in this position please apply through the company website.


Requisition ID: 449112


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