South Korea, Incheon, Adhesive Technologies

Lean Manager for Adhesive Songdo Plant

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?


  • Develop robust continuous improvement strategies in partnership with plant management teams and subregional lean/six sigma team
  • Drive lean and six sigma initiatives to achieve measurable operational excellence and productivity gains with meaningful lean six sigma projects
  • Lead and coach Lean six sigma/ HPS activities in all pillars including on-the-floor activities to achieve annual target
  • Establish systematical and standardized operating processes through Lean six sigma methodology for sustainable improvement
  • Diagnose activities, identify technical know-how and organizational behaviors, and take proper actions to remove the barriers to achieve operational excellence
  • Establish an effective and efficient lean six sigma organization with structured approach to deliver the target of the plant
  • Develop plant team in different levels to equip them with Lean Six Sigma mindset, knowledge and capabilities and increase the level of skills and autonomy
  • Implement and support cultural change across organizations and drive business improvement
  • Capture and disseminate best practices worthy of replication


  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or equivalent is required
  • Minimum of eight (8) years' experience in plant and/or improvement experience with lean/six sigma methodology are required
  • Six Sigma Black Belt, Master Black Belt certification or equivalent company internal certificate is preferred
  • Good communication skills in English and Korean are required

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.

JOB ID: 22043460
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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