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Head of Factory

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We are seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to join our team as the Head of Factory. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of factory operations, including production, quality control, safety, and personnel management. As a key member of the leadership team, the Head of Factory will play a critical role in driving operational efficiency, optimizing processes, and ensuring the highest standards of product quality.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage all aspects of factory operations to ensure the efficient production of high-quality products within budget and schedule constraints.
  • Develop and implement strategic plans to optimize production processes, minimize waste, and improve overall efficiency.
  • Establish and maintain rigorous quality control standards to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and customer expectations.
  • Monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) and implement corrective actions as needed to achieve operational targets.
  • Foster a culture of safety and ensure compliance with all relevant health and safety regulations and protocols.
  • Manage and develop a high-performing team of production staff, providing coaching, training, and support as needed to drive continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, procurement, and supply chain, to coordinate production schedules, resolve issues, and meet customer demands.
  • Drive initiatives to enhance sustainability and reduce environmental impact through resource optimization and waste reduction efforts.
  • Prepare regular reports and presentations for senior management, providing updates on key operational metrics, challenges, and opportunities.


  • Proven track record of success in factory management or similar leadership roles within the manufacturing industry.
  • Strong technical expertise in production processes, quality management, and lean manufacturing principles.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate teams to achieve goals and objectives.
  • Exceptional problem-solving abilities and a strategic mindset, with a demonstrated ability to analyze complex issues and develop effective solutions.
  • Solid understanding of health and safety regulations and best practices in a manufacturing environment.
  • Results-oriented mindset with a focus on continuous improvement and operational excellence.
  • Fluent in English, both written and verbal, with the ability to effectively communicate with employees at all levels of the organization.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Supply Chain Logistics & Procurement

Focus: Supply Chain Management

Industry: Manufacturing and Production

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Director

Location: Taipei

Job Reference: I7UIXT-F79A69C7

Date posted: 04 June 2024

Consultant: Stella Wang

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