PSA Antwerp – MPET – ATS zoekt een Continuous Improvement Officer

The Continuous Improvement Officer will be part of the Continuous Improvement Team at MPET. The objectives of this team is to increase productivity, increase capacity and reduce operating costs of the container terminal.

The main key areas of the Continuous Improvement Officer are:

  1. Manage large continuous improvement projects
  2. Coach small continuous improvement projects
  3. Identify new continuous improvement opportunities, and assist in evaluating these
  4. Follow DMAIC and PDCA processes, including:
  • Project set-up
  • Process Mapping and Value Stream Mapping
  • Data gathering and analysis
  • Root cause analysis
  • Identification and selection of improvement measures
  • Experimenting of solutions for improvement
  • Managing the implementation of improved processes
  • Controlling and sustaining project results
  • Presenting and communicating project results
  • Promoting a Continuous Improvement culture

This role reports to the Manager Continuous Improvement. 


  • Education: Master Degree preferably with graduation in technical, economics or business administration.
  • Experience: 2 to 5 years working experience on Master’s level
  • Lean Six Sigma and Kaizen experience is an advantage
  • Knowledge of the maritime industry is an advantage
  • Languages: Dutch and English 


  • Strong analytic abilities
  • Excellent active listening skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work effectively at all levels in an organization
  • A team player and able to work with others
  • Ability to influence others and move toward a common vision or goal