Production Manager

Thu, 01 Feb 2018

Cicorel SA is located in Boudry (NE). With around 100 employees, Cicorel SA develops and produces sophisticated printed circuit boards (PCBs) in close cooperation with customers in the medical, automotive, aerospace, defense and consumer industries.

Through the growth and further development of our organization we are looking for a:


Production Manager


Your mission:

  • Responsible for a team of 3 production team leader
  • Practicing active leadership by:
    -Definition of- and agreement on performance indicators
    -Active feedback on performance
    -Definition of measures to improve performance
    -Coaching of team leaders
  • Responsible for enhancing operational excellence and proactively driving lean transition
  • Responsible for efficient use of resources (human and equipment), evaluation of needed resources and assistance in the hiring process of new employees and investment projects
  • Monitoring of defined KPIs and regular reporting thereof
  • Definition of corrective actions in collaboration with all departments and active participation in the continuous improvement process
  • Responsible for definition of production targets in terms of throughput and production lead time in collaboration with logistic department and plant management and execution thereof
  • Responsible for definition of quality targets with quality department and plant management
  • Responsible for execution of maintenance according plans defined by process engineering and/or equipment manufacturers
  • Responsible for compliance with work instructions, work order travelers, international specifications and derived documents
  • Responsibility for compliance with regulations concerning environment (ISO 14001) and health and safety (OHSAS 18001)
  • Participate in regular tier and management meetings
  • Contact with customers, suppliers and authorities if applicable

    Your profile:

    • Technical background and competence
    • Good leadership skills and assertiveness
    • Self-motivated, dynamic and resilient
    • Organized
    • Sense for appropriate (respectful and adapted) communication throughout all parts of the organization
    • Fluent in English, oral and written


    If you want to join a technology leader in the PCB industry, a challenging and dynamic work environment and a motivated team, please send us your complete application electronically!

    Cicorel SA
    Ressources Humaines
    Route de l'Europe 8
    2017 Boudry