IKEA offers an exciting and empowering work environment in a global marketplace. In addition, as IKEA is the world’s leader at life at home, you have exceptional opportunities to grow and develop together with us.
Specialization: wood machinery technology implementation and development
Reconstruction, re-equipment, intensification of production, increase of efficiency
Implementation of new machinery investment projects
Development of calculations
Research and implementation of new wood machinery technology
Assessment, optimization and improvement of current technology
Active participation in budget forming and business strategies
Responsibility for certification, declaration and metrology
Knowledge sharing and benchmarking with other production units and central support function
Reduction of direct material consumption
You will be located in Krasnaya Polyana, Kirov region, Russia
To be successful in this role you need to have several years of work experience in wood machinery technology. University degree in woodworking technologies or similar is an advantage. Experience in wood-based business is beneficial. Furthermore, you need to have a customer focus and the ability to create the customer focus among the co-workers.
You need to have a leadership style according to the IKEA leadership capabilities and Values. You must be ambitious, positive, and flexible and be able to stand stress. You have to be used to working on a high pace and have the conscious mind set to be able to find cost-efficient solutions throughout the value chain. It is an advantage if you have worked with similar tasks before and beneficial if you also have experience in working according to LEAN principles, in order to understand the customer´s need. You have to be a good communicator and express yourself well both verbally and in writing.
You are fluent in English and Russian.
Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, which means that we may close the application process earlier than stated if we find the right candidates. So do not hesitate to send us your application today.