Plant-Operation Manager

  • Start Date
  • Job Type
  • Location
    Dong Guan, China
  • Salary
    Not indicated
  • Experience
    More than 10 years
  • Education
    - Degree qualification in an Engineering discipline - Education and training in the TPS (Toyota Production System)


Main responsibilities:

  • Reports to the Gm
  • Responsible of: Plant, Planning and Procurement, Mold workshops, Maintenance, Engineering and Industrialization.
  • Establishes strategies and tactics with a focus on customer experience, materials management, capacity planning, production scheduling, quality, cost reduction, automation, on-time delivery, safety, and employee relations. Utilize Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to monitor progress in these areas and identify potential issues requiring attention.
  • Manages operations budget to ensure compliance with organizational expenditure requirements
  • Ensure the development and long-term sustainability of a LEAN manufacturing program to meet business targets through development and execution of focused improvement plans.
  • Perform KAIZEN workshops
  • Identifies and proactively raises organizational issues and trends; recommends alternatives for improved effectiveness.
  • Establishes and monitors operational performance daily
  • Report periodically on achievements based on productivity and Lean assessment metrics.



  • Degree qualification in an Engineering discipline
  • At least 10 years working experience in site engineering and continuous improvement roles in multinational companies within similar Industries or General Manufacturing sector
  • Education and training in the TPS (Toyota Production System)
  • Proven track record of successfully management Lean projects and passion for Lean management.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, especially the ability to influence the behavior of peers and other outside the direct reporting line
  • Innovative and creative mindset with the ability to deliver solutions and generate new ideas and approaches with local manufacturing team
  • Italian and English fluent. Chinese is a plus.

Please send the CV in English with the current salary level to the following address:

Company introduction

A European worldwide leading brand in the furniture accessories space is recruiting a Plant-Operation Manager for the Plant located in the Guangzhou area.


Send your CV to: FGV Dong Guan Manufacturing Ltd