Robert Koziel

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Angestellt, President & CEO / Geschäftsführer, GRW Technologies, Inc. - Soehnergroup

Grand Rapids, United States of America

Skills

Product Manufacturing
Business Development
Management
General Management
Manufacturing
Interim Management
Consulting
responsible
Coaching
Restructuring
Change Management
Tools
Training
Strategy
Coordination
Private Equity
Vertrieb
Geschäftsleitung
Entrepreneurship

Timeline

Professional experience for Robert Koziel

  • Current 4 years and 3 months, since Nov 2017

    President & CEO / Geschäftsführer

    GRW Technologies, Inc. - Soehnergroup
  • Current 7 years and 3 months, since Nov 2014

    Vice President / General Manager / Geschäftsführer

    GRW Technologies, Inc. - Soehnergroup

    Overseeing the plant operations and leading a team of 190 employees | Quality Management | Performance Management | Staffing | Coordination | Coaching | Developing Standards | Financial Planning and Strategy | Escalation Management | Development of Strategies to achieve company's future goals | Building up Customer Relations and improving them | Supporting company's Plant Management in reaching of the company's goals

  • 4 years and 4 months, Apr 2013 - Jul 2017

    Plant Quality Manager / Bereichsleitung Qualität

    GRW Technologies, Inc. - Soehnergroup

    Part of the Plant Management | Head of Quality | Responsible for 22 employees | Overall responsibility for Quality Systems, Quality Enigneering, in-process Quality Control, APQP and PPAP activities, design, material and supplier change management, test, audit and repair activities (8Ds and problem solving methods 3x5why, FMEA, Ishikawa) | Improvement of scrap and costs of poor quality such as internal/external sorting activities

  • 1 year and 6 months, Oct 2011 - Mar 2013

    Production Manager / Bereichsleitung Produktion

    GRW Technologies, Inc.

    Head of Production w/ 38 injection molding machines and automation lines | Responsible for 110 employees | Overall responsibility for Production, Production Controlling/Planning, Headcount Planning, Logistics | Customer service | Visual management tools on the production floor for KPI tracking | Implementation of Lean Management principles | Productivity increase from 65% to 85% within a time period of six months | Reduction of customer complaints by 66%

  • 1 year and 3 months, Jul 2010 - Sep 2011

    Logistics and Production Control Manager / Bereichsleitung Logistik

    GRW Technologies, inc.

    Head of Logistics and Production Control | Responsible for 14 employees | Overall responsibility for Logistics, Production Controlling/Planning, Capacity and Headcount Planning | Implementation of a material handling "Milkrun System" | Logistics process and material flow improvements | Implementation of a "Customer Service Center" | Decrease of expedited freight costs by 95% within a time period of four months | 5S implementation on the production floor and logistics areas

  • 1 year, Jul 2009 - Jun 2010

    Assistant Production Management / Assistenz der Produktionsleitung

    GRW Technologies, Inc.

    Coordination of Production Planning and Controlling activities | Coordination and Management of continuous improvement activities within the Production Department | Coordination and Mangement of a Take-Over project of 140 injection molding tools | sampling, run@rate, PPAP activities | Work cell layout improvement projects | Driving of productivity increase and scrap reduction tasks

Educational background for Robert Koziel

  • 5 years and 11 months, Sep 2003 - Jul 2009

    Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen

    Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen

    Fachrichtung Maschinenbau

Languages

  • German

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

  • Polish

    Fluent

  • French

    Basic

Interests

Sport
Mountainbiking
Fussball

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