Permobil is a globally leading provider of power wheelchairs, manual wheelchairs and seating and positioning solutions, with a strong dedication to improve the quality of life for its users. The company’s strong portfolio of brands, competitive product offering, innovation capabilities and leading market positions provide a strong base to capture additional growth, both in existing and new markets. Our products are available today in 70 countries across four continents. Our turnover is more than 4 billion, and we have approximately 1600 employees. Since 2013, Permobil is a part of Investor AB.
The production unit in Timrå, Swedish Lean award winner 2017, is now searching for a new Senior production engineer.
In this role you will be working in our production engineering team and collaborate with many other departments to support the production unit to reach defined targets and develop into the future.
As a senior production engineer, you will be responsible for introducing new products in production, support production with tool investments and systematic problem solving as well as develop the production and logistic processes.
You will have an important role in a fast-moving company where you will learn and develop for the future.
• Support in develop, optimize, and maintain operations to reach strategic targets
• Follow up on plans and act when needed
• Coordinate and prioritize together with all departments within the production unit
• Contribute to and act as project manager for projects concerning the production, including product introductions to ensure timely and effective product launches
• Take lead in and drive any improvement projects within the unit, act as change leader
• Lead the Operations Excellence effort to become a world-class business partner to the European sales companies
You have a university degree in science or engineering and some years work experience as production engineer or equal. You are very well familiar with lean principles and how to practice them.
As a person you are a team-oriented problem solver with organizing skills and attention to detail. You have great communication and leader skills, which you will use daily. You have an ambition to grow and develop with the company and to teach and develop the people around you are part of your personality.
You are fluent in oral and written Swedish and English.
For more information about the position, contact Anna Lundström, Director Operations, 076-1102093
For information about the recruitment process, contact Anna-Karin Ehn, HR Business Partner, 070-3271838
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