Solvay Manufacturing Excellence Change Agent (Engineer ) in WLOCLAWEK, Poland

Mission & output per profession

MISSIONTo coach site ME projects, to transfer change management expertise (including toolbox & methodology) to the site teams and to the site Middle Management, to create the conditions to reach sustainable results and to create a mindset of continuous improvement.

Remark: A ME Change Agent can also run ME projects into other sites while belonging to one site organization.

MAIN OUTPUT

· Projects completion and results.

· Regularly updated implementation plan (TIP).

· Transfer of change management expertise.

· Continuous improvement proposals.

· Change preparedness.

· Development of mind-set of continuous improvement in the site

Performance criteria

· Savings delivered by ME projects

· Implementation and acceptance of practices and tools on site

· Customer satisfaction from site project teams and site management

· Buy in of ME methodologies by the teams

· Impact of delivered belts projects (full-time or part-time basis)


  1. Maintain updated about own domain
  • Maintain updated about and get trained in the ME methodologies and tools, applied by the Group.
  1. Define and deploy the Group’s ME methodology and toolbox
  • Adequately apply for each ME project the selected ME and change management tools and methodologies.

  • Coach ME project team members on in the tools and methodologies.

  1. Define and deploy ME projects and tools, and track results
  • Collect and analyze manufacturing performance data.

  • Contribute to the development of the project objectives.

  • Design and manage and, when necessary, update the implementation plan.

  • Inform and instruct the ME project team about the project objectives, KPI’s, methodology and tools.

  • Pilot and supervise project activities.

  • Define / develop and implement systems, programs, processes, SOPs and tools in coherence with the implementation plan.

  • Track ME results and performance.

4. Develop continuous improvement, mindset & behaviors

  • Deploy for own perimeter the process for continuous improvement of the ME project parameters.

  • Manage (in a first phase) in collaboration with the change teams the continuous improvement process.

  • Transfer (in a second phase) the change approach (methodology & tools) to the change teams, and provide coaching.

  1. Ensure communication, reporting and sharing of experience
  • Design and use dashboards for progress reporting.

  • Constantly keep the ME Leader informed on project progress.

  • Conduct frequent discussions with key stakeholders.

  • Regularly update own management (BU, HQ...) about projects progress and results.

  1. Manage the team and the network
  • Impact & influence on teams and network without being a formal leader

  • Participate in the ME network and exchange experiences and best practices.

Master degree or equivalent by experience;

3 years in a production and/or change management job

Title: Manufacturing Excellence Change Agent (Engineer )

Location: Poland-WLOCLAWEK

Requisition ID: EUR000066

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