Robotics Production Manager

stow is a dynamic and global key player in the racking & storage solutions industry. In line with our continuous growth and innovation efforts, we have developed automated storage solutions both for pallets and bins. 
These automated solutions are provided by stow Robotics.

Location:

Lokeren
, Belgium

Job Description

As a Production Manager, you are responsible for the daily operational activities of the stow Robotics production site.

Your tasks:

  • You lead and coach a team of Assembly Shift Supervisors.
  • You work with the Supply Chain Manager daily to make the production planning in the short and long term.
  • You try to optimize the workload of the Assembly Technicians in order to improve the output of each shift.
  • You have a flexible way of working to deal with shortages in production and to quickly remake the planning.
  • You make relevant reports concerning the production status versus the planned production.
  • You determine the staffing needs based on the production prognosis or the need for additional shifts.
  • You promote an active and safe work environment and present incidents and their solutions.
  • You use an ERP system for the follow-up of production and for reporting on production speeds and product quality. 

Qualifications

  • You have an Engineering degree with a specialization in Production.
  • You have 5 years of experience as a Production Manager or similar. Candidates with experience as Production Engineers and strong people skills are also relevant for this position.
  • Production experience should be inside a manual assembly environment of high-tech products.
  • You have competencies concerning mechanical and electrical activities and are capable of training a team.
  • You are capable in leading a multifunctional team.
  • You have good leadership and coaching capabilities.
  • You are flexible and have a solution focused mindset.
  • You have good knowledge of MS Office, especially Excel.
  • Knowledge of SAP is a plus.
  • You can communicate fluently in Dutch, English and French.
  • You can work autonomously.

Additional information

  •  You work in the engaging technological world of Robotics.
  • You will be able to participate in training.
  • You receive a competitive salary.
  • Meal vouchers of 8€.
  • Company car with fuel card.
  • Bonussystem CAO90.
  • 40 hours/week + 12 ADV dagen.
  • Other benefits.

Please note that we are currently located in Spiere-Helkijn and that we will move to our new HQ in Lokeren in February 2023.
You are willing to temporary travel to our HQ in Spiere-Helkijn till the move has finished.