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Director Manufacturing



Bierutowska 44

Psie Pole


Your responsibilities

  • Strategic planning for local business unit and aligning local strategy with that of the broader regional and global operations strategy and overall corporate strategy.

  • Tactical execution of all initiatives, developments, changes, etc. that impact the production plant manufacturing process in EMEA.

  • Creating and contributing to best practices and improvements, and working with other regional production plant operations to share and integrate best practices

  • Building and maintaining relationships with customers and materials and/or equipment suppliers.

  • Responsible for the development and implementation of an organizational structure that enables the business to scale and supports production needs spanning multiple shifts.

  • Responsible for meeting or beating key operating metrics/targets around quality, lead-time, on-time delivery, customer satisfaction, operational costs, excellent customer service, etc.

  • Staff Development: Responsible for recruiting, staffing, and training of skilled and semi-skilled positions to support on-going production needs in a high growth environment.  Responsible for developing future leaders for local operation and identifying and developing leaders that can be exported to other areas of the business

  • Required to develop and coach internal candidates for leadership roles at the production plant processes.

  • Drive/champion continuous process improvement methodologies and techniques that will create significant efficiencies in the process that include, but are not limited to, process flow improvements, process automation, scrap reduction, systems and infrastructure improvements, etc.

  • Establish process capabilities and controls; monitor and perform audits of all processes, provide technical support to operations with existing processes and commercialization of new processes and equipment.

  • Optimize equipment utilization, determine and implement area layout, and material flows to optimize operations. Analyze, specify, and implement material/data-handling equipment and systems that costs effectively improve operations.

  • Define and coordinate projects with key focus in cost and scrap reduction, efficiency improvements, and quality improvements.

  • Provide guidance from an production plant manufacturing perspective, in the areas of regulation and compliance.

Our requirements

  • + 15 years of experience in Manufacturing, Technology Transfer, and/or Supply

  • + 3 years of experience on Plant Manager, General Manager, Director of Manufacturing or similar position in international manufacturing plant (+500 FTE )

  • BS in Engineering, Production Management, or related technical field, or BA in Business or related field.  Ideally candidate will possess MBA or equivalent training

  • Fluent language capabilities (English and Polish as a must)

  • Strong developed leadership skills. Ability to build, lead, motivate and support manufacturing Team.

  • Strong reporting and analytical skills and experience; ability to identify, analyze and report on critical metrics and KPIs

  • Experience in the medical device industry (as a big advantage) managing complex supply chains including consignment inventory with proven leadership developing and delivering business value

  • Proven experience in successful supplier negotiation and contract development

  • Experience with local government and municipal negotiation and interactions

  • Decisive visionary with the objective of balancing tactical and strategic issues

  • Demonstrated ability to create and maintain strong business relationships internally & externally

  • Proven ability to adapt, manage and implement change in a fast-paced work environment

  • Superior communication, presentation, financial/P&L, negotiation, and problem-solving/analytical skills

  • Ability to assess supplier’s capability in terms of capacity, technical capability, and financial solvency/strength and/or develop those capabilities within their team

  • Demonstrated ability of managing cost performance, supply/demand forecasting & distribution execution across a variety of product lines from multiple sources

  • Ability to quickly establish credibility across organization/engage others to ensure the most effective efficient logistics solutions for the varied business units


  • private medical care

  • sharing the costs of foreign language classes

  • sharing the costs of professional training & courses

  • life insurance

  • flexible working time

  • fruits

  • corporate products and services at discounted prices

  • integration events


Align Technology is a publicly traded medical device company that is transforming smiles and changing lives. Our global team of talented employees develop innovative technology, tools and treatment options to help dental professionals worldwide achieve the clinical results they expect. Our digital ecosystem combines the power of technology to create beautiful smiles through the integration of AI and machine learning, digital imaging and visualization, biomechanics and material science to develop the Invisalign system, the most advanced clear aligner system in the world; iTero Intraoral Scanners and OrthoCAD digital services. Did you know? Align is the world’s largest manufacturer of custom 3D-printed materials.

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