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Job ID:  74869
Country:  Egypt
City:  Cairo
Professional area:  Supply Chain
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Cairo, KB, EG, 0000


We’re JTI, Japan Tobacco International and we believe in freedom. We think that the possibilities are limitless when you’re free to choose. In fact, we’ve spent the last 20 years innovating, creating new and better products for our consumers to choose from. It’s how we’ve grown to be present in 130 countries.

But our business isn’t just business. Our business is our people. Their talent. Their potential. We believe when they’re free to be themselves, grow, travel and develop, amazing things can happen for our business

That’s why our employees, from around the world, choose to be a part of JTI. It is why 87% of employees feel happy working at JTI. And why we’ve been awarded Global Top Employer status, eight years running

So when you’re ready to choose a career you’ll love, in a company you’ll love, feel free to #JoinTheIdea. 

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What this position is about - Purpose:


The process Improvement Engineer role entails evaluating processes and workflows to identify opportunities for improvement, assessing existing processes creating  process ideas to reduce costs and improve production rates, designing and testing process upgrades and new systems, and ensuring operations comply with safety and quality standards, reporting and data analysis for the manufacturing process, performing process simulations and troubleshoot issues, develop routines and best practices to ensure product quality and developing standardized operating instructions for processes.


What will you do - Responsibilities:


  • In coordination with the Production Lead; she/he has to closely follow up Product manufacturing process at all stages to ensure implementation is in accordance to JTI Quality guidelines and Products made meet current JTI specifications. Follow the shelf life of the materials, and minimize the write-offs
  • Responsible to support the production lead in planning, monitoring, reporting and controlling all manufacturing and non-manufacturing cost centers. In addition,  responsible to minimize the waste rates for tobacco and NTMs. Collect and maintain accurate daily production data for inventory control and performance analysis. She/he is responsible for all required reports to be issued in time and with correct information
  • Responsible for supporting CMA  projects and following the CAPEX investment in close cooperation with the global CM&L team, engineering (both local as well as global), contact with suppliers, and responsible to manage timely completion of projects to meet market demand. In addition, responsible to organize the technical support as per need basis
  • Leading, maintaining, and enhancing 5S3R activities across factory premises in addition to taking an active role in ensuring continuous improvement initiatives and projects
  • Ensuring that supervised employees always demonstrate safe behavior in line with JTI's EHS standards, complying with JTI's code of conduct, legal & other requirements
  • Recruit, motivate, and guide the professional development of the team reporting directly and indirectly to the incumbent
  • Manage various tasks and projects as they arise and upon the manager’s request


Who are we looking for - Requirements:


  • Bachelor of Engineering (preferably in Mechanical, Industrial, Electronics or Mechatronics)
  • 1 - 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Arabic & English
  • Strong technical knowledge in production processes and manufacturing concepts (Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, TPM, and 5S3R), adequate Tobacco industry knowledge, good knowledge of MS Office applications (Excel, Word & PowerPoint), excellent communication and interpersonal skills, leadership skills (Decision-making, motivation, and goal-setting) and strong problem-solving skills.


What are the next steps in – Recruitment process:


Thank you very much for your interest in the role. You are welcome to apply.



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