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People manager driven by manufacturing excellence

Our client, BMT Group, is an international industrial holding group with Belgian roots, realizing a turnover of € 600 million, in 4 main divisions. One of the core divisions, BMT Aerospace, specializes in the development and production of precision gears, transmissions and actuators for the aerospace industry. The company offers services in R&D, engineering, precision machining, heat treatments, surface enhancements and lab testing.


BMT Aerospace is active in 3 locations worldwide: the USA, Romania and Belgium, and has an impressive portfolio of clients such as Boeing, Airbus, Bombardier, Asco and Rolls Royce. With a total of over 500 employees the division realizes a turnover of $100 million and is firmly focused on international growth. In order to realize this growth, they have invested in a new production facility in Iasi, Romania.  To strengthen their team we are looking for a (m/f):



People manager driven by manufacturing excellence


Job description


  • You are responsible for the daily operations of the plant including management of production, maintenance and engineering.
  • You give direction to your operational team who report directly to you. As an expert in lean-principles, you are a driver for operational efficiency improvements together with your team.
  • You create a positive climate on the shop floor where innovation is recognized and thrives. You motivate the entire team to continuously improve the production result.
  • As a people manager you promote the personal development of your employees and enhance their motivation and passion for the organization.
  • With the support of others, you develop and follow up the future plans for production (investments, staffing and other resources, performance targets, etc.) to achieve the agreed strategic objectives.




  • You hold a master’s degree, by preference in mechanical engineering, and at least 10 years’ experience in a similar position, preferably in CNC machining companies. 
  • You have strong communication skills in order to coach, to convince, to negotiate and to handle matters throughout all levels of the organization.
  • You have a good understanding of high quality manufacturing and continuous improvement practices (lean, kaizen, six sigma, smed or 5S).
  • You are a sound team player, act as a coach and have the ability to develop others.
  • You are fluent both in spoken and written English.




  • The opportunity to be part of an international, growing and professional organization.
  • A challenging and stimulating environment in order to pursue personal growth.
  • A professional salary package in line with your experience and competencies.
  • Relocation package and support.




Please send your application to Hudson, attn. Jeroen Peeters, Moutstraat 56, B-9000 Ghent, tel. + 32 9 242 53 40,, Do not forget to mention reference BE763816.


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