• 25 februari 2019
  • Vacaturennummer lv-68497
ARLANXEO is a world-leading synthetic rubber company with about 3,800 employees and a presence at 20 production sites in 9 countries. Headquartered in Maastricht, The Netherlands, our core business is the development, manufacturing and marketing of synthetic high-performance rubber for use in the automotive and tire industries, the construction industry, and the oil and gas industries. Our mission is to be the leading global supplier of performance elastomers, with the most competitive and innovative range of products, the leading technology and process competence and close proximity to customers.

The business operations of ARLANXEO are assigned to the High Performance Elastomers (HPE) and Tire & Specialty Rubbers (TSR) business units. We are looking for a:


(Fulltime, based in Geleen)

The position
As OpEx Engineer you support the Global Operations Team in its efforts to continuously improve its practices and performance. You will help to build and strengthen a global OpEx network together with the local site OpEx leads. You will organize functional excellence meetings and best practices exchanges and support individual sites in setting up and pursuing their continuous improvement/OpEx programs and performance management. You pro-actively provide expert support on (implementation of) global standards and new tools/technology (eg. Industry 4.0). You report to the Head of OpEx HPE and are a member of the Global Operations team.

Your profile
You have a Masters degree in a technical discipline (Chemical engineering, mechanical engineering etc.) and at least 5-10 years of experience in an Operational role (technology, operations, maintenance) in Chemical Industry, preferably in Rubber industry and with experience in 5S/Lean manufacturing.
You like to look beyond the boundaries of your own discipline and have a passion to improve. Safety is in your genes. You are self-propelling, have good people skills and know how to convey a message and engage people. You are willing to travel.

Our offer:
We offer a challenging and rewarding job that provides a unique opportunity to get to know the ARLANXEO company and the broad field of Rubber Manufacturing.

Looking for a new challenge and want to join our team? Please send your application letter & resume to HR-Support.nl@arlanxeo.com. Questions? You can use the same address to contact us if you have additional questions.