Head of Production Phosphates (m/f/d)

We are part of FB HOLDING – the largest processor of yellow phosphorus in Europe. At the Wittenberg-Piesteritz location, we produce phosphor salts in a wide variety of compositions and uses in all areas of industry, especially in the food industry.

To strengthen our team, we are looking for a:

Head of Production Phosphates (m/f/d) – full-time (40h)

Your tasks

  • Planning and coordination of production based on incoming orders, in coordination with production capacities and stocks as well as taking into account the upstream and downstream processes
  • Organization of day-to-day operations and adaptation of production to current requirements
  • Planning and requesting the required raw materials, auxiliary materials, and packaging materials
  • Personnel deployment planning and personnel selection in coordination with the operations manager
  • Disciplinary and technical as well as cooperative management of the employees in the area as well as personnel development planning
  • Reporting to management
  • Planning, coordination and monitoring of scheduled and operational repairs and cleaning measures in coordination with other area managers
  • Organization and implementation of qualifications, training courses and instructions for subordinate employees
  • Monitoring of compliance with plant safety and functionality as well as the defined occupational safety measures and active participation in the development of risk analyzes
  • Development and participation in the development of operating instructions as well as maintenance and further development of the integrated management system
  • Participation in measures of product development and improvement, preparation and support of investment projects, participation in the HACCP team and in the energy team and in budgeting

Your profile

  • Completed university or technical college training as an engineer in chemical process engineering or a comparable subject
  • At least 5 years of professional experience, preferably in a company in the chemical industry
  • Good knowledge of English (B1-B2) and confident use of PC and Office applications
  • Open and communicative, work in a structured and proactive manner and maintain an overview even in difficult situations, you can convince people and harmonize different views

Our offer

We offer you an interesting and varied job as well as attractive pay with interesting social benefits. Have we aroused your interest in this position? Then we look forward to your detailed application stating your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date, preferably by email to