Within this position you ensure that the Engineering & Maintenance teams (+- 100 FTE’s) manage the different processes (solving technical breakdowns, preventive and curative maintenance, qualification of equipment, etc.) in order to maintain optimal functioning of the machines, equipment and facility at all times.
You define the preventative maintenance & engineering strategy.
You oversee the Engineering & Maintenance organization across different sites, identify potential issues and define preventative/ corrective actions.
You oversee the day-to-day maintenance of equipment and facility.
You define and manage the engineering and maintenance KPI’s.
You strive to reduce downtimes and optimize the inventory for technical parts.
You drive continuous improvement initiatives and initiate and follow up on capex projects.
You identify potential cost saving areas and promote concrete initiatives to get savings.
You build a strong partnership with the production teams in order to have excellent performing machines and equipment.
You ensure a safe working environment and in collaboration with Health & Safety.
You have a university degree in Engineering
You have 8-10 years of relevant experience in Engineering, preferably in a production environment
You have excellent people skills and have already managed a team
You are fluent in Dutch/ English
You have an analytical mind set and excellent problem solving skills.
What do we offer?
You will be part of a performing team, in a highly challenging and international environment.
You get the opportunity to make a difference, have an impact on the business and grow together with the Balta Group.
An environment in which initiative is encouraged and rewarded.
You will lead and be part of challenging projects.