Leaders & supervisors create culture. Both good and bad. I once heard that describing beauty is difficult, but once you see it you know! Same goes with any organization, I can tell within a couple hours what the culture of the facility is, so can you!
Leadership must be actively involved with the workforce and gain their trust. Introduce Gemba Walks to your group. Understand what the barriers are that prevent folks from completing their tasks safety and efficiently. If you don’t know the name of every employee, you have an issue!
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Andrew Gager | CMRP, CPIM, CRL, CAMA
Recognized as an industry leading expert in facilitation, global implementations of maintenance systems, supply chain, and operations best practices, Andy has over 25 years of manufacturing experience ranging from warehousing operations to plant management. With a specialty in optimizing operations, maintenance best practices, and materials management, Andy has facilitated dozens of international improvement initiatives and regularly presents at global conferences and trainings to share his passion for Asset Performance Management (APM). Accreditations include; Certified Maintenance Reliability Professional (CMRP) and exam proctor, Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM), Certified Reliability Leader (CRL), Six Sigma Green Belt (CSSGB), and Certified Asset Management Assessor (CAMA) and exam proctor.