Head of Production (m/f/d)

Date:  May 2, 2022
Division:  Plasma Control Technologies (40000002)

Flamatt, CH

Requisition ID:  5982

The Comet Group is a world-leading Swiss technology company that has been developing and producing innovative high-tech components and systems based on high-frequency and X-ray technology for over 70 years.


Comet PCT manufactures specialized components needed for the precise control of plasma processes and to enhance the performance of manufacturing equipment. These are used in the production of memory chips or touch screens, such as those used today in sensors, smartphones, or tablets.


Due to a succession plan, we are looking for a goal-oriented and team-oriented personality for our Plasma Control Technologies Division at the Flamatt site as Head of Production (m/f/d).


In this role, you will be responsible for the following tasks:
•    Leading the production PCT Flamatt and goal-oriented leading and promoting the subordinate supervisors and employees of the electrode production, assembly, electropolishing/welding, pumping/forming, and finishing (up to 180 employees)
•    Ensuring operational excellence, in particular market-driven quality, high productivity, short lead times and on-time delivery to internal and external customers
•    Leading production optimization and implementing Lean Management and Six Sigma approaches
•    Analysis of key figures and ensuring the flow of information, documentation of processes and procedures
•    Compliance with standards and regulations as well as safety guidelines

For this exciting and versatile position, you will bring the following with you:
•    Technical or scientific basic education on master level or equivalent education and training
•    Several years of management experience as a production manager in an industrial environment (at least 120 employees)
•    Proven experience in lean management
•    Good business management skills
•    Good command of written and spoken English

What we offer you:
•    Trustful cooperation with international colleagues from all over the world for a successful, growing Swiss company
•    Attractive training and career opportunities as well as flexible working hours
•    Versatile challenges, modern infrastructure as well as market-oriented remuneration


We will provide you with a multifaceted challenge in a successful Swiss company that continues to grow. You will work in a dynamic, international environment, collaborating with colleagues from all disciplines (from development to production to sales).


If you are interested in broadening your professional horizons, we look forward to receiving your complete online application incl. a cover letter, CV as well as certificates/references and diplomas. Please note that incompletely submitted applications will not be considered. We thank you for your understanding.


Comet AG
Human Resources
Herrengasse 10
3175 Flamatt