Viridium Associates

Production Manager, Germany - €70,000 + bonus

Job Summary


Viridium Associates






Full Time




Solar Photovoltaic

Close Date:



€70,000 + bonus


Not Applicable


Leipzig, Germany

Address To:

Jane Seidel



My client is a well established and leading German manufacturer specialized in solar market. They produce thin film solar cells and modules and they stand out against other companies due to their entrepreneurial and innovative production of plastic films combining the latest technology. Due to their continuous grow, 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.
Position Overview:
My client is looking for an experienced engineer with expertise and experience in the manufacturing of PV modules. 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
responsibility 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
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 engineering. 
Core Requirements:
Must have 4years experience in solar industry
Have practical, hands on experience PV module production
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 German
General Requirements
Be willing to work in Leipzig, Germany
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: solar, PV, modules, management, quality, production, Germany, German.
For more information please send a Word copy of your CV to, call us on +44 (0) 203 005 5560, or visit No PDFs please. We can only respond to applicants with relevant experience as detailed above.