Continuous Improvement Expert


Kapelle-op-den-Bos, BE

At Etex, our purpose is to inspire new ways of living. We are an international leader in sustainable construction, driven by a passion for excellence, but it's our people that are our top priority. We connect, collaborate, and champion the well-being of our employees, forming partnerships and pioneering change in our ever-evolving industry.

At Etex, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities. Are you looking for a company where you can learn, grow & lead? Join us as Continous Improvement Expert and drive operational excellence!

What You'll Do:

  • Work on Continuous Improvement (CI) of production processes and supporting functions.
  • Eliminate "waste" and reduce variation for better safety, quality, morale, and cost efficiency.
  • Connect employees at all levels to achieve predetermined goals on the work floor.
  • Implement proven CI methods such as DMAIC, Lean Six Sigma, Simplifications, "Poka Yoke," Visual Management, 5S, and use of checklists, work instructions, and online manuals.
  • Ensure local CI projects align with priorities, standards, and expectations set by the Etex Exteriors division.
  • Be part of the Etex Exteriors continuous improvement community for sharing best practices.
  • Identify and prioritize improvement ideas and translating them into concrete projects or actions.
  • Coordinate, lead and implement improvement projects, including Stakeholder and Change management, with a focus on developing scope, implementation plan, and budget in collaboration with involved employees.


What You'll Bring:

  • Enthusiasm to learn and proactive approach.
  • Experience in similar role.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of stakeholders at all levels in the organization.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree.
  • Fluent Dutch and English.
  • Lean Six Sigma certificate is a plus.


Why Join Us?

  • We are named the world's #1 most trustworthy company in the construction sector by Newsweek and Statista in 2023! And one of the top companies to grow your career in Belgium in 2023 according to LinkedIn!
  • Our culture – we connect & care about those around us. We nurture teamwork, communities, partnerships and new ways of working, placing the highest importance on the safety and working environment of our people.
  • Our ‘Road to Sustainability 2030’ is our plan to help build a better, sustainable future. We work towards this vision by caring about our social and environmental impacts and developing innovative solutions
  • We have a strong conviction that diversity of thinking helps us to deliver a strong and sustainable performance. It is also essential for us that everyone feels part of the team. In this spirit, we are committed to equal opportunities and zero tolerance towards discrimination
  • Flexibility: For us, hybrid and flexible working is all about trust, and we want you to be able to do your best work.