Continuous Improvement Executive (Intern)

Automation, Computer Science, Robotics.

About us

ABB is a leading global technology company that energises the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels. 

ABB – Welcome to Progress
Welcome to a new outlook on tomorrow: one where people, empowered by technology, can transform industries and society for a genuinely sustainable future. Welcome to the world of ABB. Let’s write the future. Together.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

About the role

This role is part of the Project Management team and is located in Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire. As a Continuous Improvement Engineer within the Robotics business, you will be working with team members across the company to tackle real challenges that impact day-to-day running of our business.

You will be working on real problems with real impact, enabling better and more efficient delivery to our customers. Throughout this internship you will develop skills and experience in project management and execution, receive a qualification in Lean Six Sigma methodology, and have cross-business exposure, working with elements from sales, finance, operations and customer service.

Your responsibilities

  • Work with project owners to develop solutions to management identified problems.
  • Verify technical and commercial feasibility of solutions.
  • Identify return on investment of solutions.
  • Assist application and project engineers/managers with daily tasks.

Your background

  • Creative problem solver.
  • Keen interest in automation and computer science.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Positive attitude and team player.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Experience in Microsoft Office automation.
  • Experience in robot simulation (RobotStudio™).
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    Ongoing
  • Salary
    Competitive + benefits
  • Degree required
    All grades
  • Duration
    1 year
  • Location
    Milton Keynes
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Preferred Disciplines...
  • Computer Science
  • Information Technology
  • Project Management
  • Robotics
  • Software
Also Accepting...
  • Electronic
  • Mechatronics
  • Systems
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