PROGRESS is recruiting

As a reminder, Progress is a family company founded in 1985, based in Apt in the Vaucluse, located in the Burgundian area, which continues to develop from father to son on the French territory and internationally.

Progress' values are based on its history, know-how and interpersonal skills.

The year 2023 will focus on the construction of an annex, the 5th building, for the new premises of the Directorate and the Commercial Department.

The continuous increase in activity motivates us to look for new profiles with different skills and soft skills, or even to undertake job creations, all departments combined.

Sophie and Aurélie – HR Department

We are currently 90 employees and each employee is accompanied throughout his career in the company.
We recruit up to 10 positions in administration and production and wish to welcome them and retain them to our human-sized structure.
For operator positions, no qualifications or diplomas are required. At Progress we are looking for personalities with human qualities.
Do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email to discuss it, we also have the opportunity to meet you face-to-face or remotely.

Job offers are available on Linkedinon Indeed, and on our site, below.

 

The 3 stages of recruitment

1- To apply, we invite you to send us your CV accompanied by your cover letter, Upon receipt you will receive our response by email within an estimated one week.

2- If your application meets our criteria, a first telephone interview will be arranged with you. Following this first step, the choice of a 2nd face-to-face or remote interview will be determined.

3- To validate the technical skills, a 3rd on-site interview with the Head of the department concerned, will confirm if your profile is in line with the requirements of the position.

At the end of the last interview, we will send you our decision as soon as possible.

Extrusion operator (M/F)

Progress Silicones, spécialisé dans la production de pièces en silicone et autres élastomères pour l'industrie et le médical depuis 1985, de la pièce unitaire à la grande série, réalise tout type de pièce par moulage, surmoulage, extrusion, co-extrusion, confection et découpe. Dans le cadre du développement de notre structure, nous recherchons un(e) collaborateur(trice) supplémentaire au sein de notre société.

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Reporting to the Team Leader, your main missions will be:

  • Start-up and production of extrusion machines according to procedures
  • Assembly and cleaning of equipment
  • Performing in-production product controls and completing the associated documentation
  • Preparation of products by winding, winding, specific packaging

Motivation, team spirit and rigor are essential elements for this position.
Technical knowledge and plan reading are essential.

The schedules are posted in 2X8, the position is based on APT (84) and does not require any travel.

With equal skills, this position is open to employees with disabilities.

Please send your CV and cover letter by email to:
Ms. GANET Sophie: sg@progress-silicones.fr
Ms. BONNEFONT Aurélie: a.bonnefont@progress-silicones.fr
or by mail 201 Traverse de Roumanille – ZI Les Bourguignons – 84400 APT

 

Team Leader (M/F)

Progress Silicones, spécialisé dans la production de pièces en silicone et autres élastomères pour l'industrie et le médical depuis 1985, de la pièce unitaire à la grande série, réalise tout type de pièce par moulage, surmoulage, extrusion, co-extrusion, confection et découpe. Dans le cadre du développement de notre structure, nous recherchons un(e) collaborateur(trice) supplémentaire au sein de notre société.

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Your main missions will be:

  • Manage production teams and organize tasks according to schedule
  • Formalize and update production records
  • Verify the execution of tasks and formalize controls
  • Enforce the strategy of the workshop and company manager
  • Enforce safety rules
  • Enforcing procedures
  • Communicate with your team and other departments

If you have already supervised teams of at least 5 people and your minimum level of study is obtaining the BAC then this position may suit you.
Your management skills will be essential for this position.

If you know how to work independently, you are rigorous, organized, you know how to manage priorities, you have an analytical and writing ability then this position may suit you.
Schedules are usually posted, the position is based on APT (84) and requires no travel.

With equal skills, this position is open to employees with disabilities.

Please send your CV and cover letter by email to:
Ms. GANET Sophie: sg@progress-silicones.fr
Ms. BONNEFONT Aurélie: a.bonnefont@progress-silicones.fr
or by mail 201 Traverse de Roumanille – ZI Les Bourguignons – 84400 APT

Methods Technician (M/F)

Progress Silicones, specialized in the production of silicone parts and other elastomers for industry and the medical sector since 1985, from single parts to large series, manufactures all types of parts by molding, overmolding, extrusion, co-extrusion, manufacturing and cutting. As part of the development of our structure, we are looking for an additional employee within our company.

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Reporting to the Production Manager, your main missions will be:

• Manage and lead continuous improvement projects on processes
• Participate in the improvement of the means of production
• Research optimization avenues and action plans appropriate to the expected results
• Participate in the definition of production indicators
• Define and maintain manufacturing lines by product

Engineer or technician type Industrial Engineering, Process Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
You have 5 years of professional experience in productivity improvement in an industrial environment and proven experience in management.

Knowledge of ISO 9001 and ISO 13 485 is a plus.

You are organized, responsive, you work independently and you master the English language.

With equal skills, this position is open to employees with disabilities.

This position is based on Apt (84) and may require some rare travel.
A company mutual with a family package and 100% coverage by the employer is set up in the company.

Please send your CV and cover letter by email to:
Ms. GANET Sophie: sg@progress-silicones.fr
or by mail 201 Traverse de Roumanille – ZI Les Bourguignons – 84400 APT

 

Production operator (M/F)

Progress Silicones, spécialisé dans la production de pièces en silicone et autres élastomères pour l'industrie et le médical depuis 1985, de la pièce unitaire à la grande série, réalise tout type de pièce par moulage, surmoulage, extrusion, co-extrusion, confection et découpe. Dans le cadre du développement de notre structure, nous recherchons un(e) collaborateur(trice) supplémentaire au sein de notre société.

Apply for the ad

Reporting to the Workshop Manager, your main missions will be:

• Assembly and adjustment of tools on machines
• Self-check of the conformity and cleanliness of the parts produced
• Reading and compliance with instructions and procedures
• Execution of production orders and respect of the production schedule
• Update control and production sheets
• Packaging and packaging
• Reporting to the manager

Savoir-vivre, motivation, team spirit, meticulousness and rigor are essential elements for this position.

Please send your CV and cover letter by email to:
Ms. GANET Sophie: sg@progress-silicones.fr
or by mail 201 Traverse de Roumanille – ZI Les Bourguignons – 84400 APT

Quality Control Technician (M/F)

Progress Silicones, spécialisé dans la production de pièces en silicone et autres élastomères pour l'industrie et le médical depuis 1985, de la pièce unitaire à la grande série, réalise tout type de pièce par moulage, surmoulage, extrusion, co-extrusion, confection et découpe. Dans le cadre du développement de notre structure, nous recherchons un(e) collaborateur(trice) supplémentaire au sein du de notre société.

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Attached to the quality department and under the responsibility of the quality control team leader, your main missions will be:

• Carry out quality control of incoming and outgoing elements (parts, materials, documentation)
• Participate in controls during production and support operators
• Establish and improve control procedures throughout society
• Write control reports and various customer validation files
• Propose improvements to harmonize current controls

Graduate of a BAC + 2 or BAC +3 or equivalent.
You have professional experience in the field of Quality Control in Industry (Chemistry and Laboratory are not part of the profiles sought).

The skills required are the control of products during production and the interpretation of results.
The use of standard measuring instruments such as the thickness comparator, caliper and freelancers are essential for this position.
The use of the rheometer, extensometer, durometer and/or profile projector are a plus.
Knowledge of dimensional control is required for the position.

Knowledge of ISO 9001 and ISO 13 485 is a plus.

Dynamic and rigorous, you work independently.

With equal skills, this position is open to employees with disabilities.

This position is based on Apt (84) and may require some rare travel.

Annual gross remuneration range: between €1,900 and €2,200 depending on experience and skills.
A company mutual with a family package and 100% coverage by the employer is set up in the company.

Please send your CV and cover letter by email to:
Ms. GANET Sophie: sg@progress-silicones.fr
or by mail 201 Traverse de Roumanille – ZI Les Bourguignons – 84400 APT

 

You can also send your CV and cover letter to the attention of Mrs BONNEFONT Aurélie a.bonnefont@progress-silicones.fr or by mail to the following address: PROGRESS SILICONES, ZI Les Bourguignons, 84400 APT