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Manager Production Engineering

Eindhoven, Netherlands

Our client belongs to the worldwide top in the field of high-tech packaging and tooling. They develop, clean, produce and manage the logistic flow of packaging for high-quality industrial products. Very fragile, valuable parts get the protection they need during transport all over the world.

Their strength lies in the total solution. They do not only develop client-specific packaging materials, but take care of the entire process. The Service Centre ensures that, wherever in the world re-usable packaging is collected, cleaned and repaired to new condition. They do this for global players in the semiconductor-, electronics-, aerospace-, medical industries and machine building.

Job discription

As a Manager Production Engineering, you are responsible for providing leadership and management to a team of Production Engineers. Through developing and maintaining manufacturing processes, workflows and equipment, the team enables the operations department to achieve its goals and satisfy customers needs. The Production Engineering team is responsible for work preparation, calculation, proto-build process optimalisation and standardization. You report to the Operations Manager.

We are looking for a Manager with a strong and curious personality and also a motivator who sees his contribution to company growth as a challenge. You need to have a clear vision on how to continuously develop, motivate and challenge people to adapt to a changing environment and growing organization towards operational excellence.

a selection of tasks

  • Lead a team of Production Engineers by motivating, coaching and supporting to develop the team members to operational success;
  • Define and prioritize the activities of the team members within the different areas of responsibility.
  • Drive continuous process improvement activities accordance to safety, quality, delivery and cost targets;
  • Secure and enhance the capability of existing processes;
  • Ensure work standards are implemented in accordance to the quality, health&safety and the environment (QHSE) procedures.

Job requirements

  • A higher professional education (HBO/WO) work and thinking level;
  • Technical education in the field of mechanical engineering, technical business administration or comparable;
  • Minimum of 5-10 years' leadership experience, coaching style within a production environment;
  • Experience as a manager and leading a team consisting of highly skilled professionals;
  • Experience with managing 20+ FTE within a Engineering environment;
  • Experience with 5S, Lean, Six Sigma, DFSS and continuous improvement;
  • Minimal Six Sigma Green Belt certified (Black Belt is preferred);
  • Knowledge of packaging technologies and/or cleanroom assembly and cleaning processes is a pre;
  • Knowledge of and experience with ERP systems;
  • Good command of Dutch and English.

What we offer

  • Working by our client means being part of a strongly growing worldwide operating organization. Despite its strong international character and over 500 colleagues in the Netherlands, the organization is characterized by its informal character and short communication lines;
  • Within the organization, you will get the opportunity to further develop yourself both personally and professionally. We attach great value to a collegial and pleasant working atmosphere;
  • A maximum salary of 6500 depending on experience.

Apply directly!

You have a keen eye for quality and efficiency. Do you have strong communicative and multicultural interaction skills? Do you recognize yourself in this job? Apply now and maybe we see you soon at our office. 

Vakgebied: Werktuigbouwkunde
Functiegroep: (project-) management