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Production Manager Injection Molding

for May 2021

Job advertisement for Professionals in Reichenbach and later Sonneberg

Novanta with its global company WOM is a pioneer and a world leader in medical technology. We are looking for reinforcements for our team at our production site in Reichenbach and soon Sonneberg. If you value responsibility and creative freedom, are enthusiastic about high-tech and medical technology, and appreciate challenges and personal development, we should get to know each other better.

What we offer

  • Independent work in an agile working environment
  • International teamwork and cross-company know-how exchange
  • Appreciation, multiculturalism and inclusion
  • Systematic training through Novanta University and the Novanta Growth System
  • Career opportunities in an expanding, global company

Your tasks

  • Planning and deployment of production staff and technical equipment with regard to quality, quantity and time targets
  • Coordinating and securing of contracts and projects (e.g., start-ups), including documentation
  • Sampling of tools and their monitoring, supporting the design transfer of the development to series production
  • Control of production via key figures
  • Support for the implementation of a new production facility in Sonneberg, Thuringia
  • Support in the selection and procurement of technical equipment and machinery
  • Technical and disciplinary management of subordinate employees

You are offering the following:

  • Completed technical vocational training, e.g., process mechanic for plastics and rubber technology with further training as a state-certified technician or master craftsman
  • Several years of professional/management experience in a comparable position
  • Good economic and technical understanding of manufacturing processes
  • Practical experience in operating injection molding equipment (set-up)
  • Experience in lean management and knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 13485
  • Good English language skills

These are you personal strengths:

  • Entrepreneurial thinking for the whole, not for the department alone
  • Interest in global contexts and complex value chains
  • Quick perception and an eye for the essentials
  • Solution-oriented and pragmatic approach
  • Strong communicator and team player

We look forward to receiving your application by e-mail if you believe this position to be a great fit for you. Please also tell us your salary expectations and your availability.


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