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Senior Technical Manager M/W


Biesheim, 68, FR


Senior Technical Manager M/W

Location: Biesheim, Alsace - FRANCE

Type of contract: long term


Join Mars and start creating a more prosperous future – for your community, for the planet and for yourself. From the moment you come aboard, you’ll find endless opportunities to pursue your passions, take on new challenges and explore the diverse business of a family-owned global player. And with the support of great managers, mentors and colleagues, you’ll be able to achieve everything you ever dreamed of and more. At Mars, your tomorrow starts today.


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Key responsibilities

  • Co create strategy and objectives of the factory as member of factory leadership team.
  • Accountability for maintenance operation: ensure efficient operation of machines and equipment, minimizing breakdowns and minor stops by performing planned and improvement maintenance.
  • Ensure uninterrupted supply of utilities to factory and machines and continuously decrease energy consumption by efficient use of equipment, efficiency improvement projects and behaviour change.
  • Accountability for capital projects management and responsibility for capital projects selection:
  • Ensure continuous verification of needs for capital projects, management of capital projects according to standards: safety, quality, IFCO, standard equipment selection, vertical start-up after installation
  • Ensure continuous improvement process by supporting equipment modifications improving safety, quality and efficiency.
  • Create plan of future development of the factory - master plan.
  • Support factory systems and processes FMOS,TPM
  • Cooperation in regional engineering team and in the global engineering team



People management

  • Development of associates
  • Increase of associates's engagement


Operations management

  • Verification of process flow of curative, preventive and ameliorative maintenance, work on process improvements
  • Verification of projects management process, work on process improvements
  • Verification of energy management process, work on process improvements
  • Support all departments in modernization and improvement of working conditions, quality improvement and efficiency improvement
  • Proposal for improvement of technical conditions of the factory
  • Budget control of the department and of capital projects
  • Work on the assets disposal process
  • Cooperation in creation the factory and regional strategy
  • Leading TPM Pillars planned maintenance and early equipment management





  • Master of Science in engineering
  • Post graduate diploma (MBA)
  • Leadership trainings



  • Work as production manager
  • Work as team manager
  • Experience in technical department

At Mars we’re all united by a common goal – to build relationships with trust, dignity and mutual respect today to make the world a better place for people and pets tomorrow. We’ve been proudly family owned for over 100 years, and it’s this independence that gives us the gift of freedom to think in generations, not financial years. So we invest in the long-term future of our business, our people, and the planet, guided by our enduring Principles.


Mars France employs over 4 200 Associates in 9 different factories and offices from Montpellier to Strasbourg, and on the field. Our Associates work across your favorite brands like m&m’s, Freedent, Whiskas, Pedigree, Royal Canin, Uncle Ben’s or Suzi Wan.

For 6 year in row, Mars has proudly been one of the 3 best Workplaces in France (according to the Great Place to Work® Institute). Mars is also recognized as the favorite company for interns and apprentices according to Happy Trainees® 2019.

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