Production Manager

Job description

To manage and steer all necessary processes within the gelatin & colagen production department concerning manufacturing , Safety Health Environment and Quality issues, optimisation, innovation and administrative activities in order to realise the agreed production plan within the budgets, time schedules and quality demands.

  • Responsible for the manufacturing activities including production planning, procedures, work instructions, risk assessment, incident investigation and problem solving, in order to ensure production consistency, both in terms of quantity and quality with prescribed performance standards.
  • Advices for optimization of the used technologies and development of new technologies within the department in order to improve production efficiency and margin.
  • Responsible for the implementation of health, safety environment and quality policy withing the manufacturing department in order to provide optimal operations conditions for the department and to make sure the department stays operational.
  • To manage and develop a strong, motivated and collaborative workforce in order to ensure consistent reliable and efficient achievement of production schedules.
  • Responsible for department management & administration in order to run the department according to the budget, KPI´s and objectives.


  • Master´s degree (University Level – Higher term education).
  • Deeply knowledge on the technology and Chemistry applied for the gelatin process and a general overview to lead all the process involved and related.

  • 5-8 Years of relevant experience required, specially on food industry.

  • Quality System ISO 9001, HACCP, ISO 22000 & GMP Standards, ISO 14001.
  • IT-knowledge: MS Office, ERP systems.
  • To possess exceptional communication, listening, negotiation and interpersonal skills.
  • Empathy, assertiveness, service mindedness, accuracy and discretion define your personality.
  • Fluent English (oral and written).


We offer you a dynamic and challenging working environment in an international context and an attractive employment conditions package.

We will Empower you to boost your inner entrepreneur and be part of our winning team!

PB Leiner
Sauce Viejo
Experience level
Mid-Senior Level