Continuous Improvement Specialist – Logistics Center (80 – 100%)

ABB Schweiz AG — Baden
03.12.2019Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties80% – 100%

Continuous Improvement Specialist – Logistics Center (80 – 100%)

Location: Baden, Aargau, Switzerland
Job Function: Continuous Improvement
Job Reference Code: CH71798947

Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.

For our ABB-Hitachi Joint Venture (Power Grids Business) in Baden, we are looking for a Continuous Improvement Specialist. In this role, you will be part of our regional logistics center and will define and implement operational efficiency, quality and productivity in the value chain to improve customer satisfaction and increase profitability in collaboration with our local business units. Are you passionate about improvement? Apply today!


  • Promote and support the deployment of the local Continuous Improvement (CI) strategy to accelerate the rate of operational improvement, with resulting cost savings within the operation
  • Establish and implement CI priorities and targets in cooperation with functional team members across all functions within the local operation, monitor progress and support actions on deviations from targets
  • Data collection, KPI analysis and presenation to stakeholders
  • Benchmark the existing processes and best practice spreading within the operations to embed a culture of excellence in operational performance
  • Execute projects according to agreed targets in terms of schedule, quality, financial results and customer satisfaction
  • Implementation of group driven processes and tools
  • Assist with the analysis and communication of customer perceptions to guide the local improvement actions toward greater customer satisfaction
  • Build continuous improvement capability through training and implementation of various processes, tools and methods


  • Completed commercial degree or any similar background
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in working with International Company in the area of SCM and international trade
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt is a plus
  • Project Management experience in medium-size projects (mandatory)
  • Experience in the Industrial / Power sector and in a multinational environment is beneficial
  • Knowledge of the SAP system, ERP system and proficient use of Microsoft Office tool suite
  • Knowledge of English and German is a must
  • Passionate about change and effective communication at various levels of the organization

Additional information
It is an exciting time to join ABB Power Grids. ABB and Hitachi have signed an agreement to create a joint venture (JV). By combining ABB Power Grids’ with Hitachi’s complementary strengths, we plan to form a new and stronger global leader in the power sector. ABB Power Grids and Hitachi will have more than 230 years of combined heritage and experience. Together, we will be well-positioned to shape the future of energy, with pioneering technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid. The transaction is expected to be completed by the first half of 2020, subject to regulatory approvals. Join us on this exciting journey.

Bring your very own sense of pride and purpose as you help us drive forward the Fourth Industrial Revolution – creating a sustainable future for our planet, and your career. Join ABB and harness the power of our diverse global network, as you collaborate with and learn from our world-class teams. Above all, challenge yourself every day. Let’s write the future, together.

Interested in joining our team? If so, we look forward to receiving your full application (motivation letter, CV, references) only via our online careers tool. A better world begins with you at

ABB Switzerland Ltd.
Alla Ghinolfi
Talent Partner
Phone +41 79 394 67 72

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner in ABB Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees, thereof 6,000 in Switzerland.

ABB Schweiz AG



Position with re­spon­si­bil­i­ties, 80% – 100%
ABB Schweiz AG


Size:7000 employees
Industry:Industry various
Job offers:190 jobs
Location:Brown Boveri Strasse 6
5200 Baden

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