Team leader technical services

Who are we?

Vobra Special Petfoods is a family business which has specialised in the production of dog and cat food for almost 90 years. We produce and distribute under our own brand and Private Label. Our products stand for quality and exclusivity both nationally and internationally. We work with passion and responsibility to produce a high-quality product that we are proud of.

Are you the hands-on team leader in Technical Services who enjoys working on the – preventive – maintenance of the existing machine park and soon our completely new machine park in our new factory? Do you enjoy supervising and implementing projects? Do you like to get the best out of your team members? Do you like to ensure reliable administration in the field of fault reports (Ultimo)? Are you not afraid of a challenge? Then Vobra is looking for you: An enthusiastic team leader in Technical Services (full-time)

What does Vobra expect from you?

  • You are an experienced technician who also likes to tinker.
  • You have several years of experience as a technical employee and/or manager.
  • You have a higher professional education (HBO) degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanics or another technical discipline at HBO level.
  • You are a leader who has vision and can translate policy plans into concrete action plans for the department.
  • You approach colleagues in an enthusiastic and pro-active way and you have no trouble getting them on board with your drive for improvement.
  • You have experience with project management in the field of technical or construction projects; drawing up project plans, negotiating with suppliers, delegating, monitoring budgets and time and setting priorities.
  • You are familiar with contemporary business management methods such as Lean, 5S, TPM, EFMECA and you are able to propagate this.
  • You are a sharp analyst, who wants to know the head and the tail of every failure in order to ensure that the failure does not occur again.
  • You have an affinity with ICT, so that you are a full discussion partner when it comes to factory automation.

What can Vobra offer you?

  • Excellent primary and secondary terms of employment.
  • A free and responsible role with room for your own input and vision.
  • A pleasant and informal working atmosphere in an enthusiastic team.
  • Short lines of communication in a rapidly growing organisation.

Please send your cover letter and CV by e-mail to For more information, please contact Paul Stoutjesdijk, Manager Operations, tel. 0413-229443 or 06-13123274.

Acquisition in response to this advertisement is not appreciated.