My client is a well established and leading European manufacturer specialized in hydro market. They develop innovative turbines, generators and automation technology for hydro power stations, among them large and small hydro power plants, pumped storage plants, tidal current and wave power stations, across 50 different countries. Due to their continuous growth, they are looking to hire a Production Manager to be based in Leipzig who will be responsible for the manufacturing processes of the production line.
My client is looking for an experienced engineer with expertise and experience in the manufacturing of heavy steel structures. This is an exceptional opportunity to take a senior position within an already established leading and dynamic organisation who have an aggressive ambition to be market leaders.
• Arrange the production line and maintain production efficiency
• Manage the production schedule to improve the quality of production
• Responsible for the operation and maintenance in the production area
• Responsible for the control and management of the production curve
• Supervise the production, quality and quantity control
• Organise safety training, fire safety management for the team of 50 people
• Identification of needs in the field of production and staff
• Implementation of occupational safety
• Support / supervision of projects
• Provide regular updates to the Production Director
• Educated to Bsc in a technical degree, ideally mechanical engineering.
• Must have 4 years experience in hydro industry, if not experience in other renewable sector or energy industry
• Have practical, hands on experience hydro module production
• Must have welding engineering experience
• Knowledge and experience with relevant tools, computer software and methodologies
• Strong experience in project management and business skills
• Data analysis
• Team Management experience
• Fluent in English and Portuguese
• Be willing to work in Manaus, Brazil
• Adopt a proactive and problem solving approach to work
• Strong organizational skills
• Excellent communication skills whilst working with people with a divers cross-cultural skill set
Key Skills: hydro, steel, management, quality, production, Brazil, Portuguese.
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