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The Vetropack Group is one of Europe's leading manufacturers of packaging glass. With a total of about 4000 employees, it operates glass plants in Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, Croatia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Italy and Moldova. It enables everyone to enjoy food and beverages in the most elegant, safe and responsible way.

Hot End Manager



We are a manufacturer of glass packaging established on the shores of Lake Geneva, a member of the international Vetropack SA group, the Swiss market leader.


Following a forthcoming retirement at our production plant in St-Prex we are looking for a


Hot End Manager


In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of the hot end and coordinating production actions from the feeders until the end of the lehr.  



Main activities:


  • Organize, coordinate and optimize production changes in order to achieve the objectives set in terms of safety, quality and productivity
  • Analyze malfunctions on a daily basis and implement corrective actions
  • Manage the staff and their training in close collaboration with the workshop managers (IS, Mould, Hot End, Mould design) 
  • Develop safety guidelines/instructions for the hot end and its sectors
  • Work closely with other workshops and area managers
  • Manage costs and respect budgets
  • Participate in management, production and product development meetings


Required profile:


  • Higher technical education  
  • Proven experience in a similar position in a glass factory, preferably in hollow glass
  • Good communication skills, flexibility and people management skills
  • Good knowledge of English and of French, German would be an advantage  
  • Good knowledge of MS Office tools


If you see yourself in this position, we invite you to click on the Apply button and tell us more about your profile and motivations.



Vetropack SA

Rue de la Verrerie 2A

CH-1162 St-Prex


St-Prex, CH

Facility:  Vetropack AG
Experience level:  Executive