PRODUCTION MANAGER - CHARTRES - EXPAT

Ariston Group is a global leader in renewable and high-efficiency solutions for water and space heating, components and burners, and it demonstrates its commitment to sustainability through the development of products such as heat pumps, water heater heat pump, hybrid solutions and solar thermal systems. The Group also stands out for its continuous investment in technological innovation, digitalization and advanced connectivity systems.
Ariston Group has 7,400 employees, representative offices in 42 countries, 23 production sites and 25 research and development centers in 4 continents.
In 2020, the Group reported a turnover of 1.7 billion euros and sales of 7.5 million products in about 150 countries around the world, mainly under the global brands Ariston and ELCO, and operates iconic local brands such as Calorex, NTI, HTP, Chaffoteaux, ATAG, Racold as well as Thermowatt and Ecoflam in the component and burner business.

 

 

As Production Manager, reporting hierarchically to the Plant Director, you will be responsible of the following activities:

 

  • Management and supervision of the whole production process, in light of production schedule, throughout its execution, ensuring cost effectiveness
  • Management and supervision of the production workforce (direct and indirect), the skill matrix and the training needs required and planned (in liaison with HR)
  • Organization of the production resources and definition of resource requirement
  • Monitoring of the production processes and schedule adjustment as needed
  • Monitoring of standards and quality-control programs implementation
  • Realization of plant targets in terms of safety, quality, service level and efficiency, in liaison with other plant departments (i.e., HSE, quality, logistics, industrial engineering, maintenance, human resources, controlling)  
  • Autonomous Maintenance(AM) pillar leadership or Workplace Organization (WO) pillar leadership within the World Class Manufacturing plant organization
  • Organization of repair and routine maintenance of production equipment performed by production workforce (direct and indirect)
  • Leadership, supervision and motivation of production workforce

 

As our ideal candidate, your skillset includes: 

  • Engineering degree and an experience of 3-5 years in similar roles in manufacturing companies
  • Distinctiveness in people management, team working and coaching/motivation
  • Production Management toolkit like daily production meetings, production reporting, problem solving, skill matrix management, 5S, autonomous maintenance, etc.
  • Good knowledge and experience of Safety and Environment concepts applied to production processes
  • Basics of cost and performance accounting
  • Basics of World Class Manufacturing (or other continuous improvement approaches)
  • Basic knowledge of core production processes like metal stamping, welding, enameling, painting, polyurethane injection, assembly and automation
  • Basic knowledge of Time & Method studies methodologies
  • Robustness in analytics and problem solving, planning, time and deadlines management, stress management and fast decision-making, communication and strong entrepreneurial mindset
  • Fluency in English and Italian language is mandatory (written and oral), French language skills is a plus

 
We offer a 3-year assignment as expatriate at our Plant organization based in Luce/Chartres, France.

 

 

We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all people, by offering a work environment accessible, welcoming and inclusive in compliance with legal obligations.

Ariston Group is a global leader in renewable and high-efficiency solutions for water and space heating, components and burners, and it demonstrates its commitment to sustainability through the development of products such as heat pumps, water heater heat pump, hybrid solutions and solar thermal systems. The Group also stands out for its continuous investment in technological innovation, digitalization and advanced connectivity systems.
Ariston Group has 7,400 employees, representative offices in 42 countries, 23 production sites and 25 research and development centers in 4 continents.
In 2020, the Group reported a turnover of 1.7 billion euros and sales of 7.5 million products in about 150 countries around the world, mainly under the global brands Ariston and ELCO, and operates iconic local brands such as Calorex, NTI, HTP, Chaffoteaux, ATAG, Racold as well as Thermowatt and Ecoflam in the component and burner business.

 

 

As Production Manager, reporting hierarchically to the Plant Director, you will be responsible of the following activities:

 

  • Management and supervision of the whole production process, in light of production schedule, throughout its execution, ensuring cost effectiveness
  • Management and supervision of the production workforce (direct and indirect), the skill matrix and the training needs required and planned (in liaison with HR)
  • Organization of the production resources and definition of resource requirement
  • Monitoring of the production processes and schedule adjustment as needed
  • Monitoring of standards and quality-control programs implementation
  • Realization of plant targets in terms of safety, quality, service level and efficiency, in liaison with other plant departments (i.e., HSE, quality, logistics, industrial engineering, maintenance, human resources, controlling)  
  • Autonomous Maintenance(AM) pillar leadership or Workplace Organization (WO) pillar leadership within the World Class Manufacturing plant organization
  • Organization of repair and routine maintenance of production equipment performed by production workforce (direct and indirect)
  • Leadership, supervision and motivation of production workforce

 

As our ideal candidate, your skillset includes: 

  • Engineering degree and an experience of 3-5 years in similar roles in manufacturing companies
  • Distinctiveness in people management, team working and coaching/motivation
  • Production Management toolkit like daily production meetings, production reporting, problem solving, skill matrix management, 5S, autonomous maintenance, etc.
  • Good knowledge and experience of Safety and Environment concepts applied to production processes
  • Basics of cost and performance accounting
  • Basics of World Class Manufacturing (or other continuous improvement approaches)
  • Basic knowledge of core production processes like metal stamping, welding, enameling, painting, polyurethane injection, assembly and automation
  • Basic knowledge of Time & Method studies methodologies
  • Robustness in analytics and problem solving, planning, time and deadlines management, stress management and fast decision-making, communication and strong entrepreneurial mindset
  • Fluency in English and Italian language is mandatory (written and oral), French language skills is a plus

 
We offer a 3-year assignment as expatriate at our Plant organization based in Luce/Chartres, France.

 

 

We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all people, by offering a work environment accessible, welcoming and inclusive in compliance with legal obligations.

Location: 

Luce/Chartres (FR), FR, 28110

Posting Date:  Sep 18, 2022