Production Manager

Kulim, MY

May 19, 2023

Be part of our team!

AT&S, a world leading high-tech PCB & IC Substrates Company, with production plants in Austria, China, India, Korea; and Sales Support Offices around the globe, is building its first production site in Southeast Asia: Kulim Hi-Tech Park, Kedah, Malaysia. Once the commercial operation commences by the end of 2024, the Kulim production site will focus on ABF substrate solutions for the semicon industry. To enable its successful growth, AT&S Malaysia offers excellent career opportunities for committed talents and professionals with the will to take ownership and make an impact. Currently, we are seeking an experienced candidate to fill this newly created position:


Production Manager


Your Responsibilities

  • Ensure timely manufacture of customer orders to agreed product quality standards. (To meet company operation KPI targets agreed and set by management)
  • Drive cost management activity in line with cost related budget and / or forecasted revenue
  • Engage diligently with other AT&S departments to implement the necessary technologies as per agreed roadmap with TDI and respective BU ME functions 
  • Meet ramp schedule for equipment, manpower, qualification.
  • Meet Determine necessary resource allocation in line with budget.
  • Partner HR resources to ensure adequate employee training structures are in place.
  • Ensure employee base is appropriately trained through use of planned training activities.
  • Effective Target deployment process to the staff (Meet HC Budget, Achieve KPI, Carry out IPM activities).
  • Effective management of equipment, technologies, spare parts and associated support tooling to optimize output of production lines
  • Continuously improve, timely and accurately report major indicators of Plant operations:
    • OTD, Quality (Customer measures)
    • Yield and Efficiency (Cost measures)
  • Lead strategic Project activity in agreement with business requirements / BOM requests.
  • Share best practices with other AT&S locations through BU functions like BU IE, BU quality…etc.
  • Ensure adherence to qualified processes, technologies and materials.
  • Drive the quality, environment and health and safety philosophy of AT&S.
  • Support maintenance and development of certifications (quality, environment, health & safety, UL….
  • Ensure compliance with applicable rules and regulations of the management manual, laws, regulations.
  • Design and implement the structure of the operation team
  • Define responsibility and authority for operations team
  • Set priorities and assure execution of commitments
  • Define necessary infrastructure in terms of equipment and staff 
  • Allocate human resources and funds
  • Decide on selection of new employees
  • Set up job descriptions and responsibilities for new employees
  • Conduct IPMs


Your Profile

  • 5 years of experience in similar position and min 10 years of experience in PCB Industry. In depth Knowledge of the plating and chemical processes
  • University degree or high School (HTL) in mechanical or electrical engineering, chemistry or physics
  • Several years of professional experience in PCB or Semiconductor industry 
  • Good analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Knowledge of budgeting cost estimating, and fiscal management principles and procedures.
  • Good knowledge/understanding of the PCB, Semiconductor and electronic market.
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of individuals.
  • Integrated and interdisciplinary thinking and acting
  • Self-motivating ability to foster a cooperative work environment.
  • Ability to supervise and train staff, including organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments.
  • Assertiveness, stress resistant, experience in leadership of intercultural teams
  • Ability to represent the company internally and externally


Our Offer

  • Personal and professional growth opportunities in a Greenfield Project of a recognized MNC
  • A chance to actively contribute to AT&S´ success and to create value
  • A secure position with long-term career perspective in an internationally expanding environment
  • Attractive and competitive compensation package


If you are looking for a new challenging task, please send us your application and your detailed resume.

It´s just a click to apply online and we are looking forward to it. Your HR Team!