Plant Manager - Czech Republic / Automotive

Type of employment: permanent contract 
Branch: automotive tier1 supplier 
Location: West Bohemia, Czech Republic

Our customer is an automotive tier one supplier with worldwide plants. For the plant (ca. 250 employees) in West Bohemia, Czech Republic we're looking for a

Plant Manager

Tasks:

  • Assume the management of the Autonomous Production Unit Managers and of the support function managers (HR, Quality, Finance, Logistics, Purchasing,…)
  • Ensure smooth inbound and outbound information flows
  • Ensure customer satisfaction
  • Drive plant Quality, Cost, Delivery and People (QCDP) performance and build and meet the plant budget
  • Drive product/process QCD improvement; optimise plant lay-out and equipment usage
  • Ensure manufacturing readiness and launches at plant level
  • Drive supplier performance improvement
  • Drive plant improvement networks and involve everyone in continuous improvement processes
  • Ensure employees safety, respect for the environment and security of the plant
  • Fulfill legal responsibilities and interface with local authorities
  • Ensure staffing, induction, training and development of plant employees
  • Manage social climate and labour relations
  • Develop management staff

Profile:
  • Bachelor or master degree in engineering with a focus on mechanical engineering, production technology or similar
  • You are familiar with automotive branch
  • Proven experience in production management and team management 
  • Ability to build and manage a budget 
  • Results oriention
  • Fluent Czech and English required, German is a plus
Please send us your application by email stating your salary expectation and notice period. For further information please don't hesitate to contact us. Your contact person is Ms. Anastasia Alekhina.