Head of Production (f/m/d) 100%

Head of Production (f/m/d) 100%

Ganterschwil, Switzerland and Home Office

Job description

Reporting to the vice president (VP) of Technology & Operations, in this management function you will be responsible for maintaining and continuously optimizing the planning and production of all products in conformity with quality and orders, efficiently, cost-optimized and on schedule.

Your main tasks

  • Management and organization of the Ganterschwil production site (anti-doping and temperature monitoring) as well as planning and coordinating of the internationally outsourced temperature monitoring production activities with EMS partners
  • Alignment of the production and PPS system to future challenges such as increasing product and volume variance, shortened delivery times, severely limited resources and advancing digitalization
  • Internal as well as external capacity and resource management (coordination of available capacity and capacity requirements)
  • Improvement and implementation of optimal production processes to ensure quality and order-compliant manufacturing of products with short-term delivery readiness
  • Implementation and analysis of key figures within the scope of quality and operational controlling
  • Management of production managers, PPS and production team leaders incl. employee development and recruitment
  • Management of interdisciplinary and cross-functional projects and participation in working groups and committees

What we offer you

  • A challenging, exciting and extremely varied field of activity with many opportunities for your further development
  • Modern employment conditions
  • Collaboration in a dynamic, open-minded team
  • Possibility to work in a home office
  • Staff restaurant at lunchtime


In this role within an international, world-renowned company, you will enjoy a high degree of flexibility and be able to make a decisive contribution to the realisation of the corporate vision. With its unique safety concept regarding the monitoring of medicine transports, Berlinger plays a significant role to always ensure impeccable drug quality. In addition to the modern and familiar working environment, a job at Berlinger impresses with this profound sense of purpose in the business field. Add a substantial part to ensure the high quality and development of the company in the future.

Extensive familiarisation with the new tasks and projects will prepare you optimally for your new field of activity. Take the opportunity to become part of our innovative Berlinger team and make your contribution to our road to success. 

Your profile

  • Higher education in electronics, mechanical engineering, automation or similar
  • Experience as head of production with interdisciplinary teams and cultures
  • Several years of proven leadership experience
  • Very good analytical skills, a structured way of working and high organizational skills
  • Project management experience
  • Willingness to take ownership and acquire missing know-how
  • Fluent in German and English
  • Proactive team player with "can do" mentality


Mrs. Daniela Schwegler
E-Mail : candidatesberlinger.com

We look forward to receiving your application by email or directly via berlinger.com/jobs

Publication date: November 4, 2021

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