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Production Manager
  • As production manager you are responsible for managing the production and logistics in the plant. You do this with the utmost respect for HSE and quality standards and in line with the budget, costs and efficient operation.

  • You contribute to the vision and strategy for the plant and translate this strategy into concrete actions, structural improvements and progressive innovation projects.

  • You will work together with the Plant Management Team for future vision.

  • You are required to manage the production teams (employees) who work in a continuous shift regime, organize a good communication and dialogue with the teams, make the daily planning and monitor a good information flow.

  • You also oversee the logistical processes and teams.

  • You strive to achieve maximum performance and efficiency of the production department in terms of production volume, production utilization, flexibility, energy consumption, etc.

  • You are a member of the plant management team, have close cooperation with each member of it and report directly to the plant manager/general manager.


  • You have a Bachelor or Master degree in Chemical, Mechanical or Industrial engineering or equivalent through experience.

  • You have a solid working experience in a production environment, preferably in the chemical industry.

  • You are a committed people manager. You communicate openly and honestly, focus on the development of employees and you are a point of contact for the floor.

  • As a team player you work fluently across departments and teams. You have a no-nonsense hands-on mentality and have a good helicopter view but can also play short on the ball.

  • You are an important sparring partner for the plant manager, daring to name and question issues but also bring solutions and alternatives.

  • You have good organizational and analytical skills, a passion for technology and you strive for continuous improvement.

  • You communicate fluently in English.



  • Splendid opportunity to join an international company

  • Possibility to co-create the future of the plant

  • Excellent salary and extra benefits package in line with the function and responsibilities