Production Manager (m/f/d)

DIOSNA: Quality, design and innovation since 1885.
The name DIOSNA stands for expertise and reliability. With our machines for the food and pharmaceutical industries, we are a strong partner for our customers and one of the world's leading suppliers.

To support our team, we are looking for you at the earliest possible date in full-time as: 

Production Manager (m/f/d)

Objectives of this role: 

  • Production management: ensuring production capacity, monitoring and controlling the production process for quality and on-time delivery. Efficient use of manpower, machines and materials to increase productivity
  • Management and employee development: Management, motivation and development of industrial employees as well as foremen and supervisors in coordination with management and HR
  • Process optimization and quality control: Ensuring compliance with quality standards and implementing quality control procedures. Optimizing production processes from an economic and quality perspective, including releasing and blocking items. Application of optimization methods (e.g. Kaizen) to continuously improve production
  • Safety and environment: Ensuring a safe working environment and implementing safety guidelines. Assume the role of environmental officer and comply with environmental regulations
  • Investment proposals and budget management: Responsibility for the production department budget and control of expenditure.  Develop and present investment proposals for production equipment and improvements
  • On-time execution and maintenance: Ensuring that the production program is executed on time. Organization of safety inspections and maintenance of production equipment
  • Responsibility for buildings and land: Ensure buildings and grounds are in good condition and necessary maintenance is carried out
  • Coordination and quality monitoring of production from our other sites: Ensuring smooth processes



  • Experience in managing production departments in a medium-sized company or a comparable environment
  • Strong knowledge of process optimization, e.g. in the Kaizen method
  • Excellent leadership skills with a proven track record of successful team leadership
  • Understanding of occupational safety and experience in implementing safety measures
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work with different departments
  • Experience in budget management and resource optimization
  • High level of initiative, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Technical understanding in the areas of logistics, prefabrication, assembly and electrical workshop
  • Business fluent in English
  • Experience in the processing of stainless steels and welding technology

What we offer:

  • General conditions: 40-hour week and an attractive salary package
  • Local offer at the Osnabrück site: Company canteen: cost subsidies for healthy meals and reduced prices for bread sales. Free parking spaces with charging station at affordable rates.  Fruit basket and free water
  • Work-life balance: Option for mobile working and individual working hours
  • Induction and training: a good start thanks to individual induction plans and support from an experienced mentor, internal training opportunities (DIOSNA Academy, English courses) and external customized training measures
  • Team: international team, flat hierarchies, cooperation at eye level, open communication and constructive feedback culture
  • Company health promotion: Hansefit, ergonomic workstations with height-adjustable desks, company doctor
  • Additional benefits: employee discounts, summer and Christmas parties, job ticket, anniversary bonus and cash bonuses for suggestions for operational improvements 

As a Production Manager (m/f/d) at Diosna, you can expect a varied role that you will be able to fulfill independently after an appropriate induction period, as well as good development prospects in an internationally growing and crisis-proof company.

We look forward to receiving your complete application documents, stating your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date, by e-mail, please only in PDF format, to:

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