IKEA offers well-designed, functional home furnishing at prices so low that as many people as possible can afford them. The role of the supply process is to buy, produce and distribute the IKEA range at the lowest total cost, making high quality available to the customer under good social and environmental conditions. Purchasing and Logistics Area South East Europe and Pakistan (PLASEEP) is one of total eight Purchasing Operations Areas within IKEA, and our co-workers are based in Istanbul, Bucharest, Belgrade and Karachi.
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We believe that you are a person who take the lead and drive your area of responsibility and interacting with people comes very natural to you. You are self-reliant and motivated to be a part of the development of IKEA and like to work efficiently and with continuous improvements. To have excellent communication and interpersonal skills is critical for this role. For us in IKEA, the most important thing is that you share our values. As a person, you value humbleness and have strong willpower. You also have the ability to create togetherness and enthusiasm around you. Furthermore we see that you have:
• At least 3 years in industrial production environment with focus on process and production engineering, lean manufacturing, Six Sigma. • Good knowledge of quality systems and Total Quality Management. • Continuous improvement mindset. • Audit and assessment techniques. • Preferred experience: wood, metal, glass, automotive. • Result oriented, high energy and self-driven way of working. • Flexible, good communicator and team player. • Fluency in English and strong communication skills.
About the job
IKEA is on an exciting growth journey of becoming more accessible to the many people. We are investing heavily to develop and digitalize IKEA into the future. IKEA Purchasing & Logistics Area South East Europe & Pakistan is part of IKEA Range & Supply and in this role you will be part of an international team.
You will secure and support the engineering and quality agenda with the overall goal to improve the Customer satisfaction. The Production Engineer is the main contact towards Suppliers for Quality & Engineering and works to develop and secure efficient production process, handling quality deviations and securing compliance to all IKEA requirements.
Your tasks will include:
• Responsible for Quality Assurance including securing process control for key processes in production. • Perform product audits and production risk assessments at Supplier. • Responsible for supplier development according to IKEA Supplier Operating Standard (ISOS). • Lead the running range at the suppliers and sub-suppliers to secure full compliance of IKEA requirements. • Lead the supplier development for quality and manufacturing with responsibility to identify and implement actions and execution of Supplier Development Process projects. • Responsible for improvement projects related to production processes. • Lead product deviation processes, securing root-cause analysis and implementation of corrective/preventive actions. • Secure implementation of new products and update requirements. • Secure final inspection and regular follow up and feedback to the suppliers regarding quality performance.
It is not your CV that we want as colleague, it is YOU, so do not overdo your CV, send us a short one! And please, write us a personal message, say something about you!
We are looking forward to receiving your application in English. Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, so do not be late! Send in your application today!
*** Only selected candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your understanding!