Vacancy: Operations Manager (MT-level)
Quantified Sensor Technology (QST) is a technology scale-up based in The Netherlands specializing in developing smart sensor solutions for agriculture. With decades of combined experience in science and industry, QST creates technological solutions to transform the horticulture industry.
By measuring and controlling the uniformity of climate, irrigation, and lighting using low-cost and low-power wireless IoT systems, Quantified helps growers maximize yield and minimize the use of energy, crop protection chemicals, water and nutrients. Our stable technology is used by top-tier crop producers with facilities in The Netherlands and abroad.
We are looking for a highly motivated Operations Manager (MT-level) to take the lead in scaling up the production of our sensor systems. Responsibilities include helping define our growth strategy, driving the execution of the strategic objectives, and setting up infrastructure to facilitate the growth. This hands-on position requires excellent organizational skills and the ability to thrive in a rapidly evolving startup team. Join us and, let's shape the future of agriculture together!
Production management: scale, optimize, and coordinate the production, implement quality control and inventory management systems
Supply chain: negotiating contracts, finding second suppliers, and managing procurement processes
MSc. degree or equivalent in a technical discipline and >5 years of experience in operations management in a manufacturing industry
Understanding of production processes and supply chain management
A creative mind with excellent analytical and problem-solving abilities
Experience in the agri/horticulture business and Lean/Six Sigma methodology is a plus
We offer a management role in an inspiring company with a green goal in a dynamic environment. Our team is characterized by a positive and energetic 'can-do' spirit and embraces space, autonomy, and freedom to develop new initiatives. This will suit an entrepreneurial person with interests across the full spectrum of engineering and production. In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer the potential for equity and partnership so as to share in the company's success.
Are you interested? Please send your motivation and resume to email@example.com