Do you have a solid base in manufacturing and quality improvement methodologies within the lighting industry? Would you like a position where you will have a great impact on the way IKEA is working together with our supplies? A position where you will lead the work of securing high quality of our products to millions of customers each year? Then this might be a chance for you!
About you For this position it is important to know how to build and maintain business relations, having excellent communication skills, being a good team worker, respecting values and being persistent. You are able to prioritize, set a clear agenda and like to deliver high quality results on time.
We believe that you have a background in engineering, quality and production development; preferably having an engineering education and 2-5 years of working experience within the lighting industry.
About the job
The Production Engineer is part of the business team and work towards the suppliers to develop and secure the running range, production process, handling of quality deviations and secure compliance to all IKEA requirements
If you are the right person for this position, we can offer you an assignment in a global organisation with a great possibility to build and create something new, where your ideas are heard and where the goal always is “to create a better everyday life for the many people”!
About the assignment As a Production Engineer you lead the engineering and quality agenda with the overall goal to improve the customer satisfaction. Amongst others you:
are responsible for quality assurance and follow up
are responsible for continuously improving the supplier's production processes (reduction in scrap rate, defects, efficiency gains etc)
perform product audits and production risk assessments at supplier sites
lead the running range towards the suppliers and secure the supply chain is robust with an effective quality management system, right quality and full compliance to IKEA requirements at all time
For us at IKEA, the most important thing is that our co-workers share our values, such as togetherness and enthusiasm, constant desire for renewal and simplicity. We offer a fun, dynamic and challenging position in a global organization.
The recruitment will take place continuously so please send in your application in English as soon as possible.