Team Leader / Job Preparer Technical Department

Do you have a technical background? In addition, would you like to work at a growing organisation with enthusiastic colleagues? Then come and work as a technical services team leader at St Paul!

You will work for a growing company specializing in producing custom-processed cheese products and cheese solutions for the B2B food industry. Our team, consisting of over 100 professionals, combines advanced technology with craftsmanship and a rich family tradition. The high-quality (processed) cheese solutions we provide are incorporated by our customers into products for retail, foodservice, and QSR. We highly value building sustainable relationships with reliable partners. Our continuous growth reflects our commitment to excellence and innovation.

Together with your colleagues, you are responsible for the maintenance and further development of the machinery at our locations in Lokeren and St. Jansteen. You organize and plan revisions, maintenance, and project work. Additionally, you are responsible for identifying and resolving malfunctions and bottlenecks, as well as devising and implementing improvements to all production lines.You also manage inventory and procurement for the technical department and contribute to the further implementation and management of the maintenance management system.

You lead a small team and are responsible for the development of your team members. You will also be the point of contact for various suppliers.
Our ideal colleague is an enthusiastic team player with a sense of humor, works in a structured manner, and is good at leadership.

What we offer you:

  • A dynamic work environment in a family business with a social company culture
  • Opportunities for personal development to actively contribute to further professionalization
  • A 36-hour workweek
  • An attractive fixed gross monthly salary (depending on your knowledge and experience)
  • Excellent secondary employment conditions

What we expect form you:

  • Developing structure and planning in the area of technical maintenance
  • Solving or ensuring the resolution of problems and malfunctions
  • Devising and implementing improvements to technical installations and production facilities.
  • Strong focus on safety

What we require:

  • A completed technical MBO/HBO education
  • Experience in work preparation is a plus
  • Strong organizational and/or decision-making skills.
  • Proficient in Dutch and English.
  • Structured work, keeping commitments, punctual, and accurate.
  • Solid experience with Excel and planning programs.

Information and application
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