Paint Debrecen 16.11.2022

Area Leader Production Paint Shop (f/m/x)


Exceptional premium products are an outcome of the combination of efficient processes and highly motivated employees. The basis for this is an excellent management culture that results in a special team spirit. It is important to us that each and every person is proud of their achievements and identifies with their job and their team. Take the lead and take on responsibility in our production as a Area Leader Paint Shop at BMW Group Plant Debrecen.


What awaits you?

  • Leading, coaching and developing a team in your production area. Driving the overall performance, you will put your solving problem skills into practice and push for continuous improvement.
  • You are responsible for the steering production, output product quality, units per shift and costs.
  • Ensuring that suitable processes are carried out to comply with legal and internal requirements to include safe working practices, accidents prevention, environmental protection, cleanliness, and ergonomics.
  • The opportunity to be a key interface with other internal stakeholders to ensure availability topics are satisfactory and prevent technical downtimes. This will include conditional monitoring on manufacturing equipment.
  • Steering Maintenance activities within your area of responsibility.
  • Coordination of special activities in the area of responsibility, e.g. weekend activities, shutdown activities, etc.
  • Participation in planning processes for technical modification, optimization of new production facilities.
  • Driving the use of “Data” in the business to support better transparency of live information into the areas of operation. This will enable enhanced ability for process improvement.



 What you should bring along?

  • Technical education in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Mechatronics / Industrial Chemistry or any related field of study or qualifications in coating related fields of production is valuable. Bachelor degree in Engineering is an advantage.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in industrial production or similar positions in Automotive Industry, specifically in production area Paint Shop, Press Shop, Body in White, or other highly automated production areas.
  • Good communication, teamwork, problem solving and leadership skills. Previous leadership experience is beneficial.
  • Hungarian and English working proficiency is required, German would be an advantage.
  • Willingness to travel and perform majority of the BMW Group qualification program abroad during the first 6-12 months of employment.




If you are self-motivated with an ability to work independently whilst also being an effective team player with strong communication skills, then please apply today!


Employment Type

Full time employment. The role requires working in shifts (generally morning and afternoon).


Please kindly be aware that we can only consider applications in English.

A letter of reference or LinkedIn recommendations attached to your candidate profile would be much appreciated.


Area Leader Production Paint Shop (f/m/x)

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BMW Manufacturing Hungary Kft.
BMW Group
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