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Value Stream Manager

At TE, you will unleash your potential working with people from diverse backgrounds and industries to create a safer, sustainable and more connected world. 

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Operations Managers are responsible for the day-to-day operations and short/long-term planning for the groups they manage. They manage manufacturing, production control, engineering, inventory control, EH&S, shipping/receiving, etc. focusing on the development of technologies and continuous improvement and translating customer requirements into state-of-the-art manufacturing strategies and processes.

Job Responsibilities & Qualifications


  • Ensures that operation budgets are established by value stream departments, changing amounts if necessary and submitting them for approval. Maintains conformance to budgetary limitations in value stream production departments
  • Is responsible to ensure that production is properly scheduled and allocated and that personnel, equipment and materials are adequate to meet budget, schedule and delivery dates
  • Manage the team by objectives based on strong KPIs setting and drives down TEOA mindset to the complete value stream in order to bring plant to the next level                                     
  • Preparing an ideal state map showing what the value stream could look like in the long term
  • Preparing a future state map that uses lean techniques to eliminate waste and improve process value in the short to mid-term
  • Maintains and develops quality policies to ensure customer satisfaction in order to drive the continues reduction of PPM and COPQ
  • Provides strong leadership to Value Stream Department Managers in order to ensure benchmark performance
  • Directs through supervision, the activities of all personnel, establishes overall objectives so that schedules can be met and harmonized through proper coordination of various functions under his/her competence
  • Selects, trains and develops associates for key positions. Insures that supervisors know their scope of responsibilities and delegates authority for adequate responsibilities.
  • Establish standards of performance for employees supervised in line with company practices and professional standards. Insure that plant safety rules are followed
  • Determines the organizational structure and continues to develop the organizational structure
  • Implements effective communication techniques to keep associates informed on quality, production, profitability, safety and environmental and personal development goals


  • B.S. or Master degree in electrical or mechanical engineering, or related field
  • Min. 5+ years’ experience in leading positions in industrial production environment
  • Strong strategical and tactical thinking and problem solving attitude
  • Excellent team builder, with great leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to form successful working relationships through all levels incl. Workers council
  • Demonstrated ability to motivate all levels of the organization
  • Comfortable to work in a fast-paced, international matrix organization
  • Fast learner, able to quickly familiarize her/himself with existing methods and practices and new concepts/ideas
  • Proven accomplishments utilizing Operations and Supply Chain Management and Lean tools/methodologies (e.g. Six Sigma) is an advantage
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken


Building Effective Teams
Managing and Measuring Work
Motivating Others
Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation
SET : Strategy, Execution, Talent (for managers)

EVORA, 07, PT, 7000-000

City:  EVORA
State:  07
Country/Region:  PT
Travel:  Less than 10%
Requisition ID:  89303
Alternative Locations: 
Function:  Manufacturing

Job Segment: Supply Chain Manager, Lean Six Sigma, Six Sigma, Controls Engineer, Supply Chain, Operations, Management, Engineering

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