Process Engineer

Process Engineer

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London (All Terminals), United Kingdom.
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Full time
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Do you want to take the lead in the continuous improvement of our baggage process automation at Heathrow Airport? Are you the direct sparring partner for our customers and our colleagues relating to the optimization of complex logistic processes? Then we are looking for you!

Your department

As one of Europe’s major hubs, Heathrow airport provides service to around 80 million passengers a year. To maintain and improve this incredible result year after year, Heathrow relies on a vast number of highly streamlined process, in a dynamic 24/7 service environment, covering all facets of airport operations.

Within this complex network of processes, the Vanderlande Service Team is responsible for maintenance and optimization of a significant part the baggage handling system. You will be working in a team of other Process Engineers located at Heathrow and will work together with other departments in the company such as R&D, Global Service Operations and Asset Management.

Your position

As Engineer you will be responsible for executing process optimizations related to our (automated) logistics solutions in use by our customers. Together with the customer and colleagues, you will measure the performance of the customers process using (data) analysis. You will advise and make improvement proposals for the total process in both system, technical and operational terms. This includes root-cause finding for complex system errors as well as performance improvement studies and continuous improvement services. As a part of your work on continuous improvement, you actively identify and generate leads for modifications and extensions from the field and translate these into customer business cases.

Where requested you also support with the implementation of the improvements. While doing, you will build a strong network within the service team as well as with the client. You will also develop tools and methods to measure and monitor system and process performance.

Your profile

As Process Engineer you are able to act on operational, tactical and strategic level, and you know how to present the benefits of a specific solution in a convincing and constructive way. You have an entrepreneurial approach in which you are responsible to take the initiative and make decisions. You have excellent communication skills and you are able to build good relationships with our customers. Furthermore:

  • Professional Engineer familiar with working with Service Teams.
  • Experience Continuous Improvement Practitioner (Black Belt, Green Belt, Lean)
  • You are a solid stakeholder manager
  • You have excellent analytical skills and an interest in databases and data analytics tooling
  • Experience with Visual Management is a nice to have
  • CI tools

Our offer
In the challenging and responsible position of Process Engineer you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande Industries. We offer a full-time position in an informal and professional working environment with a lot of scope for personal development. As well as your fixed salary you will receive the following secondary benefits:

  • 28 holidays & 8 bank holidays
  • Flexible working hours
  • Training 

So, if you would like to join a profitable and growing company that will enable you to reach your goals and focus on your future, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and covering letter. For more information, please contact Jasper Pijnenburg, recruiter on +31 413 49 44 08

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