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Production Manager

The Netherlands - Eindhoven |

Production Manager

Are you a strategic leader with a track record in managing large-scale production teams?

As a Production Manager in our state-of-the-art PCBA manufacturing facility, you will be at the forefront of overseeing four production teams and driving special projects to success. You will collaborate closely with the Production Director to lead and organize the production process efficiently. Your role will be crucial in maintaining and improving high standards of work, planning, and overall production performance.

Role and responsibilities:

- Team Leadership: Provide effective leadership to production teams, inspiring them to meet and exceed production goals.
- Production Oversight: Monitor and adjust production processes to ensure they align with quality standards and meet production targets.
- Daily Performance Management: Oversee day-to-day operations, reporting to the Production Director and Chief Operating Officer.
- Resource Management: Optimize the allocation of resources, including personnel, machines, and materials, to enhance production efficiency.
- Development of Teams: Provide training, coaching, and conduct performance reviews. Participate in the hiring process for new team members.
- Quality Assurance: Possess a deep understanding of quality control processes to enhance the quality of complex products.
- Leader in 5S and Continuous Improvement: Drive initiatives for workplace organization and continuous improvement on the PCBA production floor.


  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a managerial role within a manufacturing setting.

  • Leadership skills: Proven ability to lead, motivate, and guide teams toward common goals, fostering a positive and productive work environment.

  • Proactive approach: Demonstrate a hands-on attitude by actively engaging in addressing challenges and tasks to ensure operational efficiency.

  • Analytical skills: Proficient in collecting, interpreting, and applying data to make informed decisions, solve problems, and optimize team performance.

  • Decision-making capability: Ability to make critical decisions confidently.

  • Excellent English communication skills.

  • Strong vision and know how to communicate it appropriately.

  • Ability to assess team strengths and optimize resource utilization.

  • Quality-consciousness: Understanding of quality processes in a manufacturing environment.

  • Project management skills: Experience in leading special projects and ensuring their successful execution.

Apply as Production Manager

The Prodrive Technologies Mindset


You don’t just go to work, you feel responsible for your project


You decide when, where and how much you want to work


You like to think about manufacturability when designing


You don’t sit and wait, you have a hands-on mentality

Have you got what it takes to become a Prodriver?

What we offer

  • Perfect environment for people willing to take full responsibility in a project
  • Unlimited growth opportunities and freedom in taking different roles in different projects
  • Young and dynamic culture
  • Unlimited personal budget for training courses, classes or studies
  • We are open 24/7 and provide lunch, dinner and a company gym
  • We keep management positions to a minimum, so there is virtually no hierarchy
  • Create your future with your own personal development plan
  • Tools and equipment such as an iPhone, and laptop
  • On campus sports facilities
  • Salary that grows with your performance
  • Opportunity to become a shareholder and entrepreneur in the company
  • Travel allowance based on the days you are actually at Prodrive
  • 33 vacation days
  • Retirement plan
  • Distribution of profits

Application steps

  1. We’ll take a look at your application within 5 working days.
  2. You will receive a link to Prodrive Technologies’ online aptitude test to see if you’re up for the challenge.
  3. We will set you up for a personal interview to ask you difficult questions about yourself. Afterwards, others will ask you some more difficult questions about your expertise.
  4. If we want to make you an offer and there's enough time left, we will discuss employment conditions directly after the interviews.
  5. If you survived everything, only your signature stands between you and being a Prodriver.