PepsiCo Careers

Lean Specialist

Kocaeli, Turkey
Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Turkey - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 143573BR

Job Description

  • Effective use lean tools which are VSM, Spaghetti Diagram, TIMWOODS, QCDM, Zoning, 5S, Visual Management, QCDM & 5 Whys & GEMBA.
  • Model effective Instruction skills in all of the lean tools and thinking
  • Model effective deployment of the lean tools to generate a site road map, with sustainable action plans
  • Develop training roll out plans and evaluate return on investment
  • Track sector lean agenda and implement new developments step by step.
  • Evaluate various improvements that need to be done and create value analysis and to look out for ways to reduce the costs in the engineering and manufacturing applications
  • Achieve cost effective designs and to carry out research, design, and development work of the manufacturing process that would include production methods, production flow and production equipment.
  • Plan and execute changeover and run time improvements through the use of lean tools
  • Develop methods that would help in reducing the cost without compromising on the health & safety and quality standards to ensure increased efficiency and quality and make recommendations.
  • Support in determining the root causes for those system inefficiencies and failures and makes recommendations for changes in designs and the related processing methodologies.
  • Take part in new line, packaging machine and automation commissionings.
  • Preparation of the lean development reports and presentation including cost, efficiency, plant scorecard, etc.


  • University degree (Engineering)
  • Experience in lean manufacturing system packaging, budget management, production planning, snacks production
  • English fluency
  • Create an environment of inclusion
  • Excellent communication skills: written, oral, and inter-personal
  • Ability to coordinate and organize design projects and personnel
  • Demonstrated leadership ability
  • Ability to multi-task, work independently and employ effective time management skillsStrong analytical and problem-solving skills

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Limited Relocation
Job Type: Regular