Value Stream Leader

Bamber Bridge

Excellent basic, car allowance, company pension, 30% bonus, Family healthcare


Sector: Manufacturing
Function: Manufacturing
Contact: Dan Plimmer
Phone: 01384 446174
Job Ref: 66742

Job details

Do you have a passion and appetite for manufacturing and production evolution and excellence? If so, then we want to hear from you. Jonathan Lee Recruitment is helping a large European manufacturing company recruit a Value Stream Leader, this full-time role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package, including company pension, car allowance, strong bonus and private family healthcare.

Like most senior, manufacturing and operational roles, this is an on-site position.

Reporting to the Senior Leadership Team, you will have control over an important assembly business unit within the organisation, you will also be instrumental in developing  and setting the culture of continuous improvement.

As a Value Stream Leader, you will meet the internal and external customer requirements of the company, ensuring the quality and delivery of all Value Stream processes within budgeted costs. You will have full profit and loss responsibility for their most important assembly hall.


To give you an idea of how this  role would look and feel, here are some of the things you will lead on:

  • Ensure Health, Safety and Environmental compliance for the Value Stream unit
  • Ensure the appropriate focus is placed on behavioural safety
  • Identify, manage and eradicate risks concerning HSE
  • Ensure training on mandatory HSE topics has been undertaken by the whole team
  • Introduce opportunities to minimise the environmental impact of the manufacturing unit

To apply for this Value Stream Leader role, you will need relevant experience in a similar role. You will also require the following:

  • Experience in a value-stream manufacturing environment
  • Excellent communication and team management skills
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Experience with new technologies and techniques for the development of new technologies, and new manufacturing technologies.
  • Six sigma qualification, Black Belt would be desirable  

This role is of vital importance to the sustainable evolution of the business, we are interested in talking to senior production and operational professionals who have knowledge of improvements of TAKT timings in a complex assembly operation.


In return for your manufacturing passion, collaborative approach to people management and commitment, you'll receive a generous salary and benefits package and join a friendly and inclusive culture.


To apply for this full-time Value Stream Leader job in Preston, please contact Jonathan Lee Recruitment today. We'd love to help you get your next role and enable you to fulfil your professional ambitions.

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