Lean Manager in Aviation (m/f/x)

Manching | 800

With a high level of motivation and the best expertise available, the employees of ARTS work on a daily basis to realise the vision of our customers. More than 500 ARTS employees at 25 international locations define the future of technology today, working actively alongside internationally active high-tech companies. Together with ARTS you too can make your career a calling.

We are looking for a Lean Manager for our customer Airbus Defence and Space GmbH in Manching. In your future position you will be responsible for coaching team leaders concerning lean philosophy, application of lean principles and systems in a view of thinking pattern, leadership bahavior, structured problem solving, visual management and standardized processes.

Task description

  • Assisting in the development of the operating model
  • Identification and evaluation of processes
  • Conducting business unit lean assessments
  • Assurancing of improvement goals as well as managing and planning of improvement projects
  • Selecting of improvment methods, tools and standards
  • Providing key experience and best practices from cross-departmental process improvements
  • Stakeholder for the teamleads, operating departments and customer


  • Degree in engineering preferably in industrial engineering, business management or aviation
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in engineering and aviation
  • Know-How or certificate in Lean Management
  • Safe handling of the Lean Tools VSM, Kanban, Visual Management, 5S, 7 Wastes, Autonomation, Poka-Yoke, Work Flow or OEE
  • Advanced skills of MS Office 
  • Fluent German and English skills
  • CV in German and English is required

Our Services

  • Permanent employment contract
  • Above-average, performance-linked remuneration
  • Bonuses and allowances above standard rates
  • Annual bonus payments
  • Personal support close to work
  • Company pension scheme with employer contributions
  • Extensive opportunities for training and further education

Your Contact

Kathleen Ullmann

Airport Center Dresden
Hermann-Reichelt-Str. 3
01109 Dresden
+49 (0)351 / 795 808 68

Local Office

Office Munich

Sonderflughafen Oberpfaffenhofen - Friedrichshafener Straße 3
82205 Gilching
+49 (0)89 / 978 962 110