Undeveloped with Respect to Lean Manufacturing
A typical day at work is filled with responding to "fires" as this is where the culture is at. Nothing is a problem until it is a major problem. Extremely reactive with little proactive steps taken to avoid issues.
Very little meaningful structure with respect to business/process standards leading to manufacturing instability and customer dissatisfaction. - more...
It is a check box culture meaning they don't have a visceral understanding of the benefits of structure and process. Focused on "manufacturing at all costs"- very dark ages and not reflective of a company with a global presence.
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ProsGood business in terms of profitability
ConsAutomotive remains instable, this facility is extremely wasteful, old school culture