ALPLA Packaging (Thailand) Ltd.

Prachinburi / Tayland / Projektmanagement / Vollzeit

OPEX (Operational Excellence) Manager

What you will enjoy doing

  • Coordination and implementation of lean and operational excellence projects and initiatives
  • Implementation of improvement projects and KAIZEN workshops at plant
  • Support the achievement of the Key Business Drivers and Key Strategic Initiatives
  • Supports and drives continuous process improvements utilizing Lean Manufacturing principles to maximize departmental efficiencies, minimize waste and improve safety
  • Proposes and keeps up with company Good Practices and benchmark initiatives with other plants
  • Validation and introduction of new methods and tools from the field of lean management
  • Responsible for 5S implementation and sustainable anchoring in the factory
  • Implementation of OPEX training and support of employees at plant level on this topic (practice transfer)
  • Creation of framework conditions for reward systems and idea management systems in coordination with the Human Resources Department
  • Sustainable introduction and support of the communication campaign at plant level in relation to operational excellence
  • Works with Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques, such as 7 Wastes (muda), Just in Time (takt-flow-pull), Value Stream Mapping, Kanban system, Problem Solving, FIFO and 5s and workplace organization including layout changes when necessary.

What makes you great

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in related fields
  • Commercial, technical training with a focus on lean management
  • Experience working in a lean environment and leading lean activities is required
  • Previous lean manufacturing experience leading a plant lean transformation is desired
  • Methodological knowledge in relation to lean manufacturing - at least Green Belt certification
  • Moderation, project management and training experience
  • Strong organizational, analytical and leadership skills required
  • Must be innovative in making changes to the operation as needed to further improve the work environment and unit performance
  • Spoken and written English skills
  • High social skills, strong communication skills and entrepreneurial thinking are prerequisites
  • Very good IT skills, especially MS Office
  • Willingness to work in an attractive and challenging environment

What you can expect working with us

  • Attractive industry compensation and benefits package.
  • Internal and external trainings to further develop both your technical and behavioral competencies.
  • Challenging tasks in a global working environment embracing family culture.


ALPLA Philippines Inc.

ms Charito Cornejo, Human Resources

Silangan Industrial Estate, Canlubang

4028 Calamba City

+63 495 029 831