Itensify is looking for a:

Head of Production

(38 hours)
Working at a dynamic company where innovation and quality are of paramount importance, that is working at Itensify. Itensify, located in Drachten, develops and supplies advanced and high-quality test equipment. Our innovative technology enables customers to test quickly, accurately and economically. We have developed a number of unique products such as the E-Drive, EasyLogging and QuickConnect. Itensify is ready to enter the international market on a large scale. Will you assist us to achieve this international growth?

What are you going to do?

As Head of Production you lead the production department. You are responsible for the planning and timely delivery of the test equipment. You are involved in the continuous optimization of the production process with regards to quality, quantity and efficiency. You ensure an optimal production process, whereby both purchasing costs and operational costs are continuously in view in order to monitor and improve the profitability of Itensify. You are the pivot in stock management, so that the use of resources is as efficient and effective as possible. You are also responsible for the maintenance of the equipment and safety in the workshop. You ensure that the work instructions and procedures are correctly observed and you initiate improvements. Most of the work will take place in the workplace. If necessary, you assist in the work of the team.

As a manager, you coach the employees and encourage them to contribute to improvements. You solve problems, give instructions and initiate to set priorities to create a safe and pleasant working environment. You manage employees in a motivating and inspiring way. Your goal is to enable employees with the right competencies, technical knowledge and motivation to get the best out of themselves.

What do you need?

You are not afraid to take initiative and you feel responsible for the smooth running of the production. You are also able to think customer-oriented.

Furthermore you have:

  • Completed HBO education in mechanical engineering or technical business administration
  • Or HBO level obtained through experience
  • Experience in a similar position
  • General experience in mechanical engineering
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, control technology and mechatronics

What do we offer

Itensify offers you space, opportunities and freedom to develop yourself in a dynamic challenging position with possible growth opportunities with proven competencies and results. You are part of the latest technical developments and solutions that are offered to customers. You are not only task-oriented, but you also assist organizationally and communicatively in order to be prepared for strong (international) growth of the organization. You work together with fun, enthusiastic, young motivated colleagues to take Itensify to a higher level when it comes to effective, qualitative, communicative and customer-friendly actions. We offer a suitable salary and excellent secondary employment conditions in accordance with the Collective Labor Agreement for Klein Metaal and a pension scheme through Pensioenfonds Metaal en Techniek.


Do you recognize yourself in the profile above? Then we cordially invite you to apply. You can apply via the button below.
If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact: Theo de Groot CEO-COO +31 (0)561 613 100.


Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.