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Economic model for profitability of multi manning _ Master Thesis spring 2019

Finspang, Sweden
SCM-Procurement / Supply Chain Logistics

English (UK)

Job Description

Are you a master student planning to write your Master Thesis during spring 2019?

Join us on our journey into the future #FutureMakers#Siemens

Be part of an open and dynamic workplace where professional and personal development is high on the agenda. By making sustainable energy solutions more cost effective, developing new technologies for the future's smart industry and electrifying passenger and freight transport, we make reality of our vision of a sustainable world.

We are now looking for a student to take on the assignment” Economic model for profitability of multi manning”.

The assignment:

Multi manning, is when a production unit has less machine operators than machines to serve, so the operators must coordinate their effort to keep all machines running. Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery wants an economic model which describes when multi manning is profitable.

Your new role – challenging and future-oriented

The topic of your Master Thesis will be to create a model which shows how production costs and output are affected by different multi manning set-ups, in a production unit with advanced 5-axis CNC-machines.

  • Find which technical and organizational prerequisites are needed for multi manning
  • Calculate the profitability for a couple of different multi manning scenarios, compared to the base line with one operator per machine.
  • Suggest tools to follow up the profitability of multi manning

Your Profile:

  • You are a student of Industrial economy, Manufacturing or Mechanical engineering
  • Interest in production economy
  • Previous knowledge about manufacturing are preferable
  • Good communication skills in Swedish and English


Do not hesitate - apply today via ref nr 83158 and no later than 2nd November. For questions about the role please contact the recruiting manager Henrik Ahl on +46 (0)122 82788.

For questions about the recruiting process, please contact Malin Tallberg on +46 (0)122 81381.

Type of contract:
Fixed term – approximately 6 months.
Compensation type: hourly paid. 

You will be placed in Finspång, Sweden.

Trade Union representatives:
Christine Lindström, Unionen, 0122-817 28
Simon Bruneflod, Sveriges Ingenjörer, 0122-842 24
Jan Lundgren, Ledarna, 0122-812 33
Kenth Gustavsson, IF Metall, 0122-815 25


In this recruitment we renounce all calls relating to advertising and recruitment support.

Job ID: 83158

Organisation: Power Generation Services

Experience Level: Student (Not Yet Graduated)

Job Type: Either

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