The GELITA Group is a leading company in the manufacture of gelatin and collagen peptides with more than 2.800 employees working across 22 sites and six continents. With our global presence and expertise, we provide natural collagen protein solutions in the health and nutrition markets as well as in the pharmaceutical and medical industries. In addition, our products offer a wide range of exciting innovative technical applications. Guided by our GELITA Values and scientific research, we drive innovation and consistently focus on excellence, experience and customer orientation.
Maringá Plant

Production Manager

Role description
Ensure that the Production operation is efficient, productive and safe, managing resources and services necessary to meet the needs of customers.
Your responsiblities
  • Plan and carry out the necessary schedules to comply with the monthly production program.
  • Control the cost of production.
  • Develop a training program for employees in your department.
  • Responsible for the operation of Production, Utilities and WWTP process.
  • Define and request the necessary resources to comply with the production program.
  • Conduct improvement plans (PDCAs) related to costs, quantity produced, production deadlines.
  • Conduct and participate on the RCA's related to the Production area.
  • Implement quality improvement, safety and other programs defined by the organization.
  • Perform technical exchange with other plants.
  • Define the responsibilities of direct employees to achieve the objectives.
  • Set priorities for the Maintenance Department and direct employees.
  • Identify your team's training needs and plan their execution in conjunction with the
    Human Resources.
  • Responsible for maintaining and improving the quality system related to your department.
Your profile
  • Higher education in engineering with postgraduate studies in the area.
  • Specialization / MBA in Business Management.
  • Skills and Competencies (Technical and Behavioral): Negotiation, Relationship articulation, strategic vision and communication.
  • Understanding the company's business in a systemic way, demonstrating leadership skills, decision making and negotiation. Ability to plan and budget, business plan and investment analysis.
  • Advanced in English.
  • Good knowledge of MS Office.