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Plant Director

Knorr-BremseAbout the company

  • Rzeszów

    Rzeszów, Subcarpathia
  • Offer expired 24 days ago
  • contract of employment
  • full-time
  • director

Your responsibilities

  • Given the current dynamic of our development and the new green-field project under development, we are looking for motivated and experienced candidates for the position of Plant Director, to ensure the highest degree of manufacturing excellence, incl. professional supervision of all employees in production, logistics, industrial engineering and planning departments:

  • responsible for the efficient ramp-up of the new manufacturing site,

  • organization of production on site and coordination of the production of all segments,

  • organization of logistics (manufacturing logistics/procurement/supply chain),

  • organization of the manufacturing technology and industrial engineering with a strong focus on assembly and testing processes,

  • ensuring the implementation of standard processes for operations and IT systems for the whole site, across all product groups,

  • implementation and continuous improvement of the Knorr-Bremse Production System,

  • provision of the required products at optimized manufacturing costs, meeting deadlines and quality demands,

  • development, coordination and continuous improvement of the production organization and structure,

  • responsibility for the implementation of optimization and improvement potentials to meet quality/cost goals,

  • agree on, control and ensure the delivery of goals within the Plant Director role, derived from both company and corporate goals,

  • budget and KPIs (overall responsibility and people management).

Our requirements

  • Master’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Industrial Engineering (or comparable),

  • 10+ years of experience in senior roles in plant management,

  • strong experience in Manufacturing,

  • additional experience in Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain or Quality will be an advantage,

  • excellent communication and organization skills (hands-on attitude),

  • financial experience and budgetary responsibilities (proven record),

  • excellent leadership skills combined with an entrepreneurial approach,

  • proficient level of English.

What we offer

  • attractive salary and package,

  • creative and challenging work in an international environment,

  • interesting projects and development opportunities;

  • friendly atmosphere and team support,

  • attractive benefits package (e.g. private medical care, sports card, life insurance, language training, holiday allowance),

  • incentive programs.

  • Benefits

  • sharing the costs of sports activities

  • private medical care

  • sharing the costs of foreign language classes

  • sharing the costs of professional training & courses

  • life insurance

  • flexible working time

  • holiday funds


Knorr-Bremse is a global market leader for braking systems and a leading supplier of other safety-critical subsystems for rail and commercial vehicles. Knorr-Bremse products contribute to greater safety and energy efficiency on roads and railroads around the world. With a history going back over 115 years and significantly higher-than-average growth for many decades now, Knorr-Bremse is one of Germany’s most successful industrial companies.

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