As a part of establishing an Ericsson Production Site in the US we are now looking for Shift leaders to build up and lead Production. Key aspects of the role are to lead production related activities to ensure production output meets customer demands. The chosen candidate will manage all production personnel the shift as well as production steps such as SMA, Final Assembly, Test, Packing and Repair/Troubleshooting. Production activities includes both volume production and new product introduction. Building up the organization along with development of the personnel are also important focus areas.
- Secure production output to meet customer demand.
- Manage all production processes and personnel in the most efficient way possible.
- Swiftly address production yield and other quality related issues.
- Support NPI projects to successful introduction of new products from design phase to volume production.
- Establish a strong network across various Ericsson organizations such a Supply, R&D, Sourcing, Finance and other Ericsson production sites to drive E2E cross functional improvements of the business.
- Support building up the Production department from scratch
- Recruit, lead and develop the personnel in the department
- Continuously develop and improve the operations through analysis of KPIs and other performance data.
- Education: Academic degree or the equivalent level of knowledge relevant fields
- Min 3 years of relevant experience from production and relevant industries
- Technology & manufacturing processes knowledge
- Managerial skills
- Proven leadership behavior
- Interest and desire to lead people
- Experience from building up organizations is a plus
- Knowledge of Ericsson, its products and processes
Initially this position requires extensive overseas traveling
Ericsson is a world-leading provider of telecommunications equipment & services to mobile & fixed network operators. Over 1,000 networks in more than 180 countries use Ericsson equipment, & more than 40 percent of the world's mobile traffic passes through Ericsson networks. Using innovation to empower people, business & society, we are working towards the Networked Society, in which everything that can benefit from a connection will have one. At Ericsson, we apply our innovation to market-based solutions that empower people & society to help shape a more sustainable world.
We are truly a global company, working across borders in 175 countries, offering a diverse, performance-driven culture & an innovative & engaging environment where employees enhance their potential every day. Our employees live our vision, core values & guiding principles. They share a passion to win & a high responsiveness to customer needs that in turn makes us a desirable partner to our clients. To ensure professional growth, Ericsson offers a stimulating work experience, continuous learning & growth opportunities that allow you to acquire the knowledge & skills necessary to reach your career goals.
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Primary country and city: United States (US) || || Plano || Supply&Log
Req ID: 269325