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Process Engineer

Syncreon is a specialized provider of integrated logistics services to global industries. Located in several countries across Europe, we work for several large Automotive and Technology customers providing value add services and logistics solutions to consumer as well as retail sales sectors. Our Technology EMEA headquarters is located in Tilburg, the Netherlands.  Along with Tilburg, we also have facilities in Waalwijk, Maasvlakte, Amsterdam and Venray.


For our location in Waalwijk we are looking for an:


Process Engineer

About the Role

Job Summary: 
•    Engage in early stage process steps and design in a line production environment;
•    End to end ownership of process implementation with the consideration of continuous improvement, standardisation and automation;
•    Work closely with equipment vendors regarding equipment  trouble shooting, upkeep and new buys. Source new local equipment when required;
•    Manage internal and/or external project in engineering perspective, including scoping, tendering, risk analysis, implementation and handover, etc;
•    Support operations team, both on site and (inter)nationally, to meet engineering goals and objectives that deliver results in line with the business plan;
•    Sustain, develop and configure our processes, using common improvement tools (see requirements), techniques and experience, to increase production rates and quality of output. Manage the engineering function for assigned projects and activities including; engineering budget, processes, equipment, work standards and facilities;
•    Utilize Lean Standards in everyday assignments and analysis, provide leadership and support to Continuous Improvement initiatives at the site level;
•    Conduct analysis and feasibility studies for new requirements for customers and new product introductions;
•    Present solutions and commercial models as part of the business development process based on headcount reduction, innovation, automation, etc;
•    Build and maintain relationships with various syncreon customers, syncreon stakeholders and contractors from an engineering perspective;
•    Reporting to the Manager Engineering.


•    Bachelor degree in Logistics or equivalent, preferably with a technical background, in Logistics, Process, Industrial, Manufacturing;
•    3-5 years of relevant experience (theoretical and/or practical);
•    Have proven process improvement experience and skills utilizing common improvement tools – Lean Six Sigma, Kaizen, 5S Visual factory, Waste, MTM and time studies, TPM, VSM;
•    Project and suppliers management skills;
•    Analytical thinker with interpersonal skills;
•    Communication and people management skills; taking care of our people is one of our goals;
•    Excellent technical skills;
•    Flexible and able to adapt to shifting priorities, and sometimes under time pressure;
•    Demonstrated ability in relevant computer skills such as MS Office, Visio, AutoCAD, Project;
•    MTM, e-commerce, process automation experience will be considered as an advantage.

What we offer?

For reaching our ambitious goals syncreon will focus on creating even more professional organizational structures worldwide. Also in the future it will be key to hire, maintain and develop the right people – locally and globally. We offer an exciting and challenging role within a growing international organization. We stimulate personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.



About syncreon
Join syncreon and be a part of our dynamic team as we demonstrate how the new generation of supply chain professionals operate. We have longstanding relationships with the premier brands of the Automotive and Technology industries and have received international recognition for delivering exceptional service to Fortune 500 customers with the highest standards. Our primary career areas of Engineering, IT, Finance, Operations, and HR work as functional teams in more than 90 locations throughout 20 countries. Our staff of 12,000 people have opportunities for learning, personal growth, teamwork, and career advancement at all levels.



For questions please feel free to contact HRWaalwijk@syncreon.com. We would like to hear from you!

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