Student Operational Excellence

stow is one of the leading suppliers of storage solutions. Our core activity is the development, manufacturing and installation of top-quality racking systems for the storage of palletised or small goods and longer items, as well as mezzanine structures.


, Belgium

Job Description

As a student at our Operational Excellence department you will support our Operational Excellence team with the implementation of the stow Milestone Performance System. Together with your mentor, you will handle one topic of interest to focus on during your time at stow.

Your tasks & responsibilities

  • You will support our Operational Excellence team with implementing the stow Milestone Performance System.
  • You will focus on one Milestone based on your interests together with your mentor.
  • You will need to understand how our factory runs by listing to our employees and asking questions about the process.
  • You will make analyzations related to your Milestone subject.
  • You are responsible for motivating and ensuring that everyone works according to the QSHE standards, policies, instructions and local legislation to ensure that all work is done in a safe, efficient, and qualitative way.
  • You are willing to speak in French and English on a daily basis.


Your profile

  • You are following a bachelor’s or master’s degree in industrial engineering, production engineering, operations,…
  • You are looking for an internship, thesis assignment or a student job for at least 3 or 6 months.
  • You have excellent communication skills in English (oral and written) and French. Dutch and/or German are a plus.
  • You are eager to learn the ins and outs about our production process, Lean/Six Sigma concepts, change management, 5S principle,…
  • You are an analytical person and open to work with our ERP-systems (SAP/MES/…).
  • You are a team player, flexible and a good communicator.
  • You are hands-on and take ownership.
  • You are willing to work in an international environment.

Additional information

What do we offer you?

  • A great and experienced team.
  • Freshly cooked lunches in our re[stow]rant in Spiere.
  • A place for learning & development.