Operational Excellence Specialist (3 positions)

  • Bombardier
  • CA - QC - Montreal Dorval
  • 2 weeks ago

Company Name: Bombardier

Location: Montreal Dorval, QC, CA

Job Duration: 2021-04-08 to 2021-05-08


Operational Excellence Specialist (3 positions)-MON17618



At Bombardier, our employees work together to evolve mobility worldwide – one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we’ll provide the environment where it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. Your ideas are our fuel.

In your role, you will:

Lead and engage cross functional teams in the deployment of our company wide initiative called Operational Excellence

Develop and transformational plans and management approach that take the Objectives and Strategies of the OE model and support the implementation of it company wide

Lead the change activity throughout the organization with the responsibility to diagnose, design and develop improvement plans, design, develop and deliver training material, and finally, to coach and mentor the system to ensure knowledge transfer and adherence to the standard.

Complete Diagnostic/analysis activity to help teams assess the current state reality and support developing solutions through knowledge and up-skilling the team.

Design of solutions involving key stakeholders and the facilitation of solutions utilizing the application of Lean manufacturing concepts

Facilitate local teams to implement tactical improvement plans and increase the teams understanding of continuous improvement

Provide localized training and coaching on specific “Lean” tools and enablers moving towards “value adding” processes

Demonstrate creative application of Lean concepts and strong problem-solving skills in terms of leading and teaching stakeholders in structured problem-solving techniques

You will participate in decisions that have significant impact in the area of change management and overall employee acceptance and engagement of the OE system. Being an affiliative and/or a collaborative leader is essential to support the teams in making the best decisions that ensure integrity of the OE system and supports the overall performance of the business.


As our ideal candidate,

– You have a Degree / diploma in an Engineering discipline

You possess managerial level experience (preferred)

You possess 5-10 years of manufacturing experience (asset)

You have proven capability in the application of Lean manufacturing concepts.

You have demonstrated capability in leading change and have a high amount of influencing skill

You are fluent in IT systems and have a desire to support the development of IT based solutions

You demonstrate Core Bombardier organizational competencies for this role in the following areas; change management, interpersonal communication, teamwork, planning & organizing, problem solving, decision making, coaching and conflict management

Bilingual is an asset to the role

You will exemplify Change Management skills coupled with a solid analytical background

You are a self-starter and able to work independently with minimal supervision at times

You will be able to apply creative solutions in a team environment for change involving the application of Lean concepts and tools.

You must be able to work autonomously and develop solutions based on concepts, strategy and ideas

– You exemplify a high degree of interpersonal skills to perform the duties of the specialist effectively as it can be all about building and maintaining profound relationships
– You have an ability to develop a relationship through interaction and demonstrated through results within the client work center team (build confidence and momentum for change activities).
– Expertise could be a necessity in supporting external consultants in relation to tools, training and coaching.
– Relationships will need to be fostered/developed effectively and must have the ability to influence change with Leadership, Managers, Line managers. Lead hands and employee teams

Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities to apply.

Whether your candidacy is moving on to the next step of the hiring process or not, we will keep you informed by email or by phone. Join us at careers.bombardier.com

Your ideas move people.


Job: Continuous Improvement
Primary Location: CA-QC-Montreal Dorval
Organization: Aerospace
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

Job Posting:
29.03.2021, 10:07:43 AM

Unposting Date: Ongoing