Fontes client Orkla Biscuit Production” will be the most modern production plant in Latvia, specializing in the production of biscuits and wafers for “Orkla Group” companies. It will be the largest of its kind in the Baltic States and Scandinavia. A modern production environment, sustainable management, and the latest technologies. A new plant will be an excellent place for your development.




  • Daily responsibility for delivery and quality to internal and external customers
  • To have a complete business responsibility for one of the biggest Orkla Biscuit production halls
  • Ensure the work to be conducted in a safe and cost-effective manner
  • To build and develop the team and individual coaching of employees
  • Execute improvement of work on safety, quality, and productivity
  • Coordinate and drive production-related issues in cross-functional groups


  • At least 3 years of experience as a production manager or production supervision manager, production shop manager, senior production shift lead role
  • Solid experience (3+ years) leading a team preferably in medium/large production company
  • Strong leadership qualities, people-oriented, shaped excellent understanding of values and the importance of company`s culture
  • Good collaboration skills and the ability to lead and motivate a team
  • Good understanding of production, preferably the food industry
  • Knowledge of Lean standards in manufacturing or similar
  • University degree in Technical, Business management or similar fields
  • Result driven, curious, brave, and encouraged by challenges and improvements
  • Fluent Latvian, English (written and spoken) and good Russian communication skills

Client offers:

  • Monthly salary from 2600-3000 EUR, before taxes (depends on the candidate’s experience and competences)
  • Health insurance, social guarantees
  • Annual bonus
  • An exciting opportunity to be part of the development and go-live of a brand-new factory for Biscuits and Wafers
  • Possibility to establish the best-in-class production processes together with shift managers and ensure daily operations
  • A chance to work for a company in an international group with good personal and professional development opportunities

Please send us your CV and application in English with the reference Production manager 5th of September 2022. Please use the Fontes CV form in English available on the Fontes website Candidates selected for the next round of recruitment will be contacted by our team.

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Standarta (bez pvn)

  • Līdz 250 darbiniekiem - 1200 euro
  • 251 - 2000 darbinieki - 1800 euro
  • Virs 2000 darbiniekiem - 2300 euro

Kristīne Āboltiņa, valdes priekšsēdētāja:

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