Will you strengthen our team?


Available vacancies

Factory Manager

Will you be in charge of the daily output of our production facility?

Factory Manager

Will you make a difference for GROWN bio? is a biotech company that makes a wide range of products out of agricultural waste in a sustainable way, such as packaging, interior products and insulation panels. We are unique because there are only a few companies in the world that do the same as we do. At the beginning of 2022, we were elected ‘Most Innovative SME in The Netherlands’. Sustainably dealing with nature and employees is an important value of our company. In June we were awarded as ‘2022 Most Inclusive Employer’ of our region.

What will you do as a Factory Manager?

You are responsible for the daily output of our production facility in Heerewaarden by:

  • Leading a team of 5-10 people to realize the production targets;
  • Planning and supervising the production of mycelium composites;
  • Planning and supervising the distribution of the products to our customers;
  • Planning and supervising the production of production tools.

When appropriate/needed, you:

  • Take the lead in (the initiation of) process improvement;
  • Take part in the acquisition and ‘maintenance’ of people, machinery and stock;
  • Run point in crazy, but interesting production things, ‘to get it done’.

What do we ask of you?

  • You are technically skilled (BSc-level).
  • You are technically multi-functional and hands-on, but with a keen focus on managing the processes efficiently and people decently;
  • Besides tech skills, you also have good human skills. You’re able to maintain the atmosphere where respect for others and willingness to help each other is the basis for a high output, both in quality and quantity;
  • You have an excellent eye for working safely, for yourself and others;
  • Sustainability is in our genes and you need to have the same to understand what drives us.

What do we offer you?
GROWN bio offers you a chance to shape a key position in a unique company that wants to make a difference in sustainability. In the pleasant and flexible working environment, not a day is the same and your personal growth will be continuously.

The conditions are:

  • 40-hour working week, 20 vacation days/year;
  • Salary depending on skill set and experience: from €3,000/month excluding holiday allowance;
  • Holiday allowance is paid monthly;
  • Travel costs: €0.19/km for kms above 20km one way, with a max of 50km one way;
  • Paid phone subscription.

More information about the position or want to apply?
Arthur Moree is happy to tell you more about the position. You can reach Arthur on 0654 686 414 or Applications via mail please.