Group Leader - Industrial Engineering


Fort Mill, SC, US, 29715

Job Requisition ID:  12588


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. Does that sound interesting to you? As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities. 


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Management and responsibility of the Six Sigma+ organization "Americas".
  • Achievement and tracking of the Six Sigma+ key figures "Americas".
  • Independent project and workshop management, as well as workshop and project support in process and product optimization of plants and departments.
  • Promotion and motivation of plants and departments to decide to implement their own Six Sigma organization and subsequent management or mentoring of the implementation project.
  • Enthusiasm of other employees for the culture change to a structured and lived optimization culture in the company.
  • Training, coaching and certification of optimization experts as Six Sigma Champions, Yellow Belts, Green Belts and Black Belts.
  • Training of further trainers and coaches for Six Sigma and other methods of the PXS portfolio.
  • Coaching and support of trained optimization project managers in creativity techniques (e.g. Walt Disney, TRIZ, World Cafe, Flip Flop, TOC), moderation techniques and further optimization methods (e.g. RedX / Shainin, Chalk Circle, TOC).
  • Preparation of statistical and scientific analyzes to prove and solve the cause.
  • Further development of existing methods and constant independent expansion of your own and internal team portfolio with regard to product and process optimization as well as moderation and teaching techniques.
  • Development of new training courses on selected methods, as well as further development of existing training courses.
  • Passing on and creation of standards regarding the management and documentation of optimization projects and implementation projects.

Your Qualifications

  • University degree in Engineering
  • 3 to 5 years

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your contact

Schaeffler Group USA Inc. 

Caira Samuels 




Keywords: Experienced; Team Leader (General); Full-TimeNot ApplicableProduction Engineering; 

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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