Working at Farm Dairy

Production Manager Filling & Packaging

For more than 25 years, Farm Dairy has led the way in the production of fresh dairy products. And in 2023, we started developing long-life dairy as well as plant-based dairy alternatives. Every product we make carries quality marks, such as On the way to PlanetProof and Better for Nature & Farmer, and contributes to our mission for sustainability and quality. To continue this mission, we are looking for a Production Manager Filling & Packaging to work with about 160 colleagues in our modern factory in Lelystad.


As Production Manager Filling & Packaging, you will play a critical role in our day-to-day operations within the Filling & Packaging department. You will actively lead the growth and innovation of our company by sharing your expertise and leading operational and tactical initiatives. With your passion for leadership and commitment to continuous improvement, you will be a vital link in achieving our business goals.

Job Description:

This position offers you the chance to make a real impact on improving and running our daily production, now and in the future. You will be responsible for the filling and packaging department and for optimizing our processes. You will solve bottlenecks and contribute to the coordination, supervision and implementation of improvement projects.

Core tasks:

Your duties consist of initiating and realizing various projects within the department in order to improve quality and productivity. You do this while safety always remains your main priority! You perform complaint analysis, set targets and think about how we will achieve them as a department.

In addition, you lead 5 team leaders who manage the daily operations and about 85 indirect reports. Your leadership is situational, inspiring, coaching and you are ready for innovation. Planning and organizing are your nature. You develop and communicate a clear vision, focused on our organizational direction. Decisiveness is second nature, with the courage to break new ground. Result orientation flows through your veins, focused on the successful implementation of vegetable and long-life products. With continuous focus on Quality Awareness and innovative quality standards. Willingness to change and enthusiasm for the new challenges posed by expansion.

Job Requirements and Qualifications:

We offer

We offer not only a stimulating work environment and the opportunity to play a key role in the world of dairy, but also attractive benefits, including:

Will you become our new colleague?

Then don't hesitate to send your detailed motivation and CV! You can send these to For any questions about this position we are also at your service.

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