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Continuous Improvement Engineer

  • Zwijndrecht, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
EMEA Operations

Job description

The SIGNODE Group, with a global reach, specializes in packaging and transit products. Based in Tampa, Florida, we are part of the packaging department of Crown Holdings.

In one of our plants in Zwijndrecht (NL) we are looking for a Continuous Improvement Engineer.

If you are passionate about continuous improvement and technical projects in an industrial environment, please apply now!

Reporting directly to the European Operational Director of the Protective Division, you will be responsible for optimizing production resources, managing technical projects and participating in the application of continuous improvement tools.

You will work in an international and multicultural environment. This role requires traveling approximately 2 weeks a month abroad. During these travels you will visit our sites of the Protective Europe Division.

Your challenge:

  • Actively participate in factory industrial projects (specifications, technical and economic feasibility of the project, search for suppliers, costing, commissioning) and ensure the smooth running of implementation and compliance with deadlines;
  • Propose technical solutions to production issues and process improvement, mainly plastic extrusion;
  • Support for active subcontracting on all projects;
  • Provide technical support to local teams;
  • Participate in the development of new products and processes;
  • Continue the development of continuous improvement tools.

Job requirements

Job requirements:

  • You have good communication skills and like working in team;
  • You take a responsible/leading role in projects;
  • Have a bachelors degree in (industrial) engineering;
  • You have 3 to 5 years experience in the field;
  • Master the English language;
  • Open to travel for work abroad once in two weeks;


  • 26 holidays
  • Ability to use our Fisc-Free platform (Fitness- or buy a new bike with tax-benefit)
  • Good pensionplan
  • Participate in our Signode benefits
  • Celebrating special events yearly with your team; like Christmas or teambuilding events
  • Sign up for our Signode Learning Center and choose one of our many trainings


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Signode is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where all individuals are valued and respected. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds and do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, or veteran status. Our commitment to diversity drives innovation, fosters a positive work environment, and enhances our ability to serve our customers effectively.