General Information


Manager Production Plants Metal Industry (m/f/x)

Daily rate

By arrangement


plus expenses

Project duration

as of now - 11.06.2019

Deployment country


Deployment city

Not published

Required availability

100 %


Metal components


Prduction & Assembly


Operative vacancy

Tasks & Objectives


By next possible appointment we search a manager production (m/f/x) for the plant locations in north-west Norway. You are responsible for ensuring a production that will meet the quality, scheduling and cost requirements. You directly report to the plant manager.

  • Ensuring production of the plant in accordance with quantity, quality, cost and schedule targets
  • Assuring proper and timely laboratory examinations using continuous improved processes and procedures
  • Further development and implementation of improvements of quality management systems
  • Responsibility for the compliance with legal regulations, official requirements and occupational safety and environmental regulations in the assigned production plants
  • Ensuring required availability of all means of production (employees, processes, machines and facilities as well as operating and auxiliary materials) according to the production plan
  • Responsibility for a timely coordination of the interfaces with production, maintenance, production planning, quality management and MeMa to achieve the operational objectives
  • Responsibility for the identification of continuous improvements in operations (effectiveness, efficiency and quality) and ensuring high plant availability in close consultation with maintenance and central technology department
  • Responsibility for the control of and adherence to production and maintenance cost budgets
  • Assistance in processing of permit applications and investment requests as well in repair projects and execution of respective actions
  • Participation in the committee for occupational safety, environmental and health protection
  • Assuring personnel selection and deployment, necessary training and development of employees in cooperation with HR and in conformity with HR policies

Personnel accountability

Not specified

Budget accountability

Not specified

Requirements & Expertise


  • University degree in mechanical engineering, electrical and process engineering, metallurgy or anything comparable
  • At least 4 years of relevant professional experience in the field of production management, ideally in production site or plant
  • Experience in personnel management
  • Basic knowledge in business administration
  • Basic knowledge in metallurgy
  • Good communication skills in English (oral and written), ideally also Norwegian and German

Linguistic proficiency

Business fluent