We are seeking a Production Manager for the Metal Division.

You will be responsible for managing the entire production of the metal division of the company, planning production schedules, and ensuring that the production process is carried out within the budget, required quality standards, and on time. You will be leading the production team and also ensuring the newcomers’ training and integration. You will be focusing on constantly improving the manufacturing process to increase efficiency, quality levels, and lead time and will have a sound understanding of the manufacturing process, having expertise in engineering, and proving sound technical knowledge in metal bending and laser cutting processes.


Main Accountabilities

  • Managing the metal production area
  • Overseeing and constantly improving the production processes
  • Planning, coordinating, and managing the production schedules
  • Assessing project and resource requirements
  • Liaising and communicating with the other production departments, customers, suppliers, and other service providers
  • Supervising and organising the maintenance of CNC equipment
  • Reviewing the team’s performance and identifying the training needs of the personnel
  • Consistently promoting high standards through personal example and roll out through the team so that each member of the team understands the standards and behaviours expected of them
  • Ensuring that the function operates in accordance with any health, safety, and environmental policies and procedures
  • Staying up to date on any technology changes that may affect manufacturing process and development

Professional Skills & Competencies

  • University degree (Engineering specialization or related)
  • At least 5 years’ experience on a similar position
  • Experience in metal bending and laser cutting processes is required
  • Expertise in CNC machines programming and maintenance
  • Experience of managing and motivating a team and driving it to performance, having a native leadership approach
  • Very good planning, organizing skills
  • Fluency in English, German knowledge is considered a plus

Personality Profile

  • Excellent interpersonal, team management and leadership skills
  • Ability to work in a diverse and dynamic environment
  • Planning and prioritising activities
  • Well organised
  • Ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Analytical approach with the ability to present data effectively and problem-solving skills