Head of Operation / Responsable de production

02 StA/7.24


A French company, subsidiary of a German group and one of the market leaders in 3D dental printing, is looking to recruit its future as part of its development:


Head of Operation / Responsable de production



  • •  Ensures the execution and monitoring of production.
  • •  Is responsible for staffing and equipment resources to successfully support the business unit capabilities to meet future requirements and growth.
  • •  Organization building (shift systems, assignment of responsibilities, clear understanding of individual roles and responsibilities in entire team)
  • •  Develops and mentors direct reports providing constructive feedback, goal setting and monitoring performance on a routine basis.
  • •  Continually seeks opportunities to improve performance in delivering products on time, quality and costs using LEAN methods.
  • •  Provides technical support to the industrial engineering department and ensures the implementation of new processes and technical solutions with regard to the industrialization planning.
  • •  Define and adjust the production planning jointly with Sales & Marketing
  • •  Ensuring Quality within the Production Line:
    • •  Strong support by the implementation of a Quality Management System related to ISO9001
    • •  Monitoring quality in production (product and process according to QMS) and initiating corrective actions.
  • •  Is in charge of the procurement of operating consumables and raw material.
  • •  Improve and execute the maintenance process with integration of service companies and management of a spare parts warehouse.
  • •  Define and track operation budget jointly with Business Controlling and establish cost transparency.
  • •  Report to the local managing director and to the CTO of BEGO Medical in Germany.
  • •  Fulfillment of legal requirements regarding workplace safety, environment and health.



  • •  University degree in technical studies
  • •  Profound experience in industrial production with focus on growth and process optimization.
  • •  Demonstrated leadership (a minimum of 5 years) and talent development capabilities, with great ability to create positive work environment.
  • •  Proven Experience in lean manufacturing or operational excellence (e.g., 5S, shop floor, visual management, value stream mapping or other).
  • •  Proven experience in subtractive (milling) or additive (3D-Printing/SLM) manufacturing processes.
  • •  Proven track record of managing project (planning and execution) preferably using agile methods.
  • •  Data-driven decision-making and problem-solving based on analytics to optimize customer satisfaction, quality and performance.
  • •  Experience in Medical Device industry will be appreciated
  • •  Fluent in French and English (German is a plus).


Permanent position based near Lyon.


Please send your application by e-mail to : ezer.gozlan(at)bego.com