€80,000 - €125,000 basic salary
Incentive plan – 20% of basic salary
Car allowance €10,000
Pension - matched contribution
Employee stock purchase plan
Life assurance and health care cover
Relocation support available
25 days’ leave + public holidays
Based: Netherlands, Schiedam
Established over 30 years, this company is recognised as a market leader within its respective field and provides sophisticated and cutting-edge engineered and manufactured products to a wide variety of clients.
As part of a group generating more than $800m in annual sales, this business unit has recently transformed its organisation and is now looking for a Plant Manager to lead all manufacturing and production operations at their plant in Schiedam, Netherlands. You will have full autonomy to drive operational improvements across the plant from a strategic operational perspective, with a hands-on approach.
As such, we are keen to recruit an experienced Plant Manager with a manufacturing or production background within the engineering market sector.
For further information and a confidential call, please email a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
The role of the Plant Manager will be as follows:
Manage day to day operations to ensure manufacturing KPIs are achieved
Manage and lead a team of 5 direct reports with a total of 50 staff across the site
Leading all production activities related to production, planning, quality, environmental, H&S, engineering support, manufacturing, operations, logistics, CapEx and facilities management
Recruitment, 121s, performance management, objective setting and employee engagement
Production routing and planning – planning new and existing orders on the shop floor with high variation and high mix batch manufacturing
Improve on operational KPIs – OTD (on-time delivery), cost of poor quality, safety/LTA
Value stream analysis and to outline ways in improving operational capacity
Review operational costs, reduce cost and outline methods to increase output and profitability
Resource planning, effective labour planning and headcount budgeting
Outline cost savings and lean improvements that will deliver YOY improvements
Promoting a continuous improvement culture across the site and championing all H&S initiatives
The ideal Plant Manager will have a combination of the following:
Plant Manager, Plant Director, Operations Director or General Manager type background
A suitable qualification in mechanical engineering, industrial engineering, manufacturing engineering, chemical engineering or metalworking is preferred
Must have worked in a manufacturing/production background and experienced in leading production teams
Expert in Lean, Six Sigma and H&S
The ideal applicant will have a track record of working for an SME which is part of an international, US or PLC listed business
How to apply:
Please click “apply” or for further information, please email me an up-to-date copy of your CV to email@example.com
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