GKN TF Manager Production Cases in Trollhattan, Sweden

TF Manager Production Cases

GKN Employees Only

Country: Sweden

Work Location: Trollhattan

State: Not Specified

Advertising End Date: Not Specified

Job Type: Temporary

About The Opportunity

Value Stream Cases mainly manufacture parts for

commercial engines. Cases have doubled in size the last 2 years driven by the

PW1100 ramp up where Cases manufacture the IMC and Segments and Sectors for the

TEC. Even when the main volume is from the PW1100 engine, Cases also

manufacture a range of fascinating parts like CRF, IPT Frame, GP7000 Seal,

V2500 bearing houses to name a few.

Due to a parental leave January to September 2019

Cases is currently looking for a Temporary Manager.

Key Responsibilities

The main responsibility is to develop and maintain a competitive team.

As a manager you are responsible for meeting current production targets as well as continuously improving the operations to make the shop ready to meet future targets. You will provide leadership, management and direction to your department as well as support the value stream by ensuring that the area of responsibility is supplied with proper manpower, machines, tools and training. Safety, quality, delivery and continuous improvement should be driving factors.

You will be a full accountable member of the Value Stream management team with focus to deliver GOLD-performance.

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

We are looking for a target-oriented person with a strong drive to deliver and constantly develop and improve the organization.

You are a firm leader with an interest and ability to lead and develop your employees and operations. The position requires an outgoing personality with excellent collaboration skills as well as ability to work independently.

An eager to work with Lean production is a key for success in this position. Strong customers focus and good communication skills are essential, as is the ability to network and create trusting relationships.

Your background should include relevant production and quality management.

Date of employment


For more information, contact Klas Oscarsson Value Stream Manager Cases, Tel: +46 70 087 3061

About Us

GKN is a global engineering business. We design, manufacture and service systems and components for most of the world’s leading aircraft, vehicle and machinery manufacturers. We are continuously evolving, pioneering new technologies and reinventing existing ones, stretching ourselves to better in everything we do. GKN operates three divisions: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy employing 56,000 people in more than 30 countries.

GKN Aerospace is the world’s leading multi-technology tier 1 aerospace supplier. With 55 manufacturing locations in 14 countries, we serve over 90% of the world’s aircraft and engine manufacturers. We design and manufacture innovative smart aerospace systems and components. Our technologies are used in aircraft ranging from the most used single aisle aircraft and the largest passenger planes in the world to business jets and the world’s advanced 5th generation fighter aircraft.

Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.