Raymond is an FTE Senior Advisor with over 30 years of combined experience across Manufacturing, Operations Management, Supply Chain Logistics and Lean Transformation in automotive, food and thermal management industries. Raymond has an extensive background with respect to Toyota and the Toyota Production System. He has the unique perspective of having worked as a Team Member and progressing through the leadership ranks at New United Motors Manufacturing, Inc. (NUMMI), learning and applying TPS from the ground up. His approach and ability to develop others are just a few of his major strengths. He attributes his success to engaging the team and involving them with the change.
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Prior to consulting, Raymond developed his lean leadership roots working the production line, manufacturing vehicles following Toyota’s standard work processes in the Body & Weld Dept. at NUMMI. Here, he pursued his passions in operations management, working his way from Team Leader, Group Leader, and Area Manager. As a Team Leader he traveled to Japan to help support the new model launch of the Toyota Corolla and Pontiac Vibe. Raymond served as the Body Weld & Paint Toyota Production System (TPS) coordinator, where he led many Jishukens, Lean trainings and Leadership Development initiatives. Raymond applied his education from Toyota Institute and Toyota’s Operations Management Development Department to manager the Truck Body Weld and Truck Assembly division. He later carried his passion for lean into the food and dairy industry and to other OEM’s as a Senior Lean Six Sigma consultant. Raymond has also served as both a Plant Value Stream Manager and Lean Transformation Manager for Pentair, a Thermal Management company.
Raymond Campos holds a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification from Villanova University and is also certified by the Toyota Institute of Japan in Standard Work, Kaizen and Toyota Job Instruction. He also holds a Project Management Certificate from Villanova University.< GLOBAL ADVISORY NETWORK