Continuous Improvement Engineer

Title Description
Job Category Engineering
Contract type Indetermined contract period
Site Zaventem
Our offer

Join the Sabena Aerospace family, which is passionate about aviation and fully dedicated to its success.

Benefit from a competitive salary package and a growth plan based on your competences and needs

Your responsabilities

Sabena Aerospace is a leading independent and international aviation solutions provider for civil and military operators. Our century of experience enabled us to develop an internationally recognized expertise and savoir-faire as well as a responsive internal capability.Our mission is to facilitate and optimize our clients’ business by offering highly qualitative, customized and efficient solutions.



•        Develop clear business case for continuous improvement work in the areas of 

         service related business priorities

•        Work closely with key stakeholders across functions to scope, align team resources, 

         collect data for baseline performance and current state,

•        Verify root cause,select + pilot optimal solutions and document future state process

•        Secure robust, sustainable control plans are in place with clear metrics, training, standards and procedures

•        Calculate and document realized gains, productivity impact 

•        Lead and support cross-departmental project teams to implement strategic projects, 

         producing significant and measurable improvements and tangible financial results for the business.

•        Deploy the LEAN Masterplan (5S, Standard work, Visual Management, VSM, Training)

•        Continuously look for opportunities of improvement that will make the difference.

•        Continuously increase and diversify your operational excellence, process, and business knowledge and understanding.


Your profile

•       You hold a Master degree in Engineering or in Science.

•        You have at least 3 years experience in the industry (ideally aeronautical)

•        A structured mindset is a characteristic

•        Lean and/or 6 Sigma certification  is an asset.

•        Your strenghts also include people skills and coaching 

•        Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate teams to achieve business goals.

•        Good negotiation and consultation skills.

•        Good communication, presentation and facilitation skills.

•        Customer- and shopfloor oriented, data driven, pragmatic, 

•        Passioned by Continuous Improvement, result driven.

•        Advanced PC skills such as MS Office.

•        Fluent in Dutch and/or French (knowledge of the second language is a strong asset) and English (spoken and written).

•        Previous experience with Lean Transformations, Lean Assessment etc… is a plus.


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