Your assignment is to build a high performing team applying LEAN principles delivering to a high OEE in production. To be successful in this ongoing change process we want to meet a technical wizard with great people skills who has the ambition to grow beyond. Client Details Global leader in the Food and Chemical industry Description You will be working with an experienced and motivated team. As an active and challenging member of the Operations Leadership Team you will be working on: Safety ; as a Site Responsible Engineer safety is in your DNA. Continuous improvement ; Applying LEAN principles and implement them further throughout your engineering and maintenance team; change and optimize work processes based on an existing report of external consultants Leading the team ; to Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) by creating a strong focus on continuous improvement and professional development of the team according Industry benchmark Develop and execute ; Maintenance & Engineering plan for the coming 3-5 years. Deliver immaculate technical status measured by KPIs as, OEE, MTBF, Downtime, Costs, qualitative preventive maintenance. Managing the transition (reshaping) of existing equipment, installations and buildings as part of the Site Master Plan Naarden / Barneveld Stakeholder management ; collaborate with all stakeholders as manufacturing operators, planners, material handlers as with productions shift leaders, departmental managers, regional engineering and other site teams to ensure timely delivery of products to our customers. Build and maintain partnerships with EAME Operations and EAME/Global M&E network Projects and investments ; Planning, preparation and execution of new Capex investments required to eliminate any potential compliance conflict, to facilitate growth and be proactive in speed to market on our inventions. Work on small, medium, large projects such as pilot scale ups, analyzing current processing for improvement ideas, determining and specifying design of processing equipment and leading startups, upgrades and process changes. Execute site/department projects from the idea to handover to the end user. Profile Do you like to work with an experienced and motivated team? Do you like to develop yourself to Green Belt level (LEAN) and put this into practice inspiring others? Then come join us - and impact your world. Your professional profile includes: Technical University degree (ie: Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, Science) and graduated top 20% level Experience within the food industry knowing design desired standards and requirements 3-5 years related experience in a manufacturing process environment Maintenance literate Proven track record as successful people manager Proficient in English and Dutch, both oral and in writing Excellent communication skills are second nature Comprehensive working knowledge of MS Office and SAP Ability to work cross functionally Job Offer What we offer is an extensive rewarding and competitive compensation package. And more important, you have the opportunity to develop and grow both personally and professionally, within a challenging and inspiring environment.