Johnson & Johnson Careers

Productie leider / Front Line Leader

Groningen, Groningen

Job Description

Requisition ID: 1805641205W

Johnson & Johnson Vision is committed to improving and restoring sight for patients worldwide. Since debuting the world’s first disposable soft contact lens in 1987, it has been helping patients see better through their world-leading ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses. In 2017, J&J expanded into cataract surgery, laser refractive surgery (LASIK) and consumer eye health and now serves more than 60 million patients a day across 103 countries with its eye health portfolio. Thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. Proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


About the role:

  • In the role you act together with in total three production leaders. This role is key in the development of our business. Continues improvement is a must.
  • In the role of production leader you are responsible for a dedicated area in production. Together with the other production leaders you are responsible for the complete production area.
  • Span of control is 35-70 operators, depending on the actual shift pattern.
  • You get direct support from Manufacturing Engineers, Maintenance Technicians and QA engineers.
  • You are accountable for the production performance. Main KPI’s: Yield, WIP, downtime and throughput per operator
  • You are visible and available for operators and lead active, the team development.
  • You actively manage that the products are made in a safe environment within all the relevant regulations



We are searching for a people manager who likes developing teams and individuals. You have a background in Lean / Six Sigma methodology, ideally a background in the medical device business.


Required education and experience:

Education level: Bachelors Degree, (bio) Process technology, chemist or technique

Experience in leading (production) teams in a similar business

Preference is a native Dutch speaker, but good knowledge in English is a pre.


At Johnson & Johnson every colleague makes a vital difference. Our people take pride in improving people’s health around the world. Each day, they make life better by going for high quality and continuous innovation. While doing so, they get the chance to grow their competences and take initiatives. All of this in an international, value-driven group that cares for the wellbeing of its people.

A group that contributes to the quality of life as a global partner in healthcare. Johnson & Johnson is at the forefront of a new era in total healthcare solutions.


Primary Location
AMO Groningen BV (8358)
Job Function
Requisition ID