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The Vetropack Group is one of Europe's leading manufacturers of packaging glass. With a total of over 3300 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.

Batch & Furnace 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 departure at our production plant in St-Prex we are looking for a


Batch & Furnace Manager


In this function, you will be responsible for the preparation of cullet, the stability of the glass mixture preparation, the production of quality glass in compliance with quality, economic and environmental requirements.


Main activities:


  • Ensuring the sorting and preparation of cullet in accordance with quality requirements
  • Management of the raw material stock in collaboration with the purchasing department
  • Entry control and verification of technical specifications of raw materials
  • Melting tank control, ensuring the stability of the mixtures and the quality of the glass
  • Monitoring of analyses and compliance with requirements for deadlines and quantities
  • Driving and training of furnace operators



  • Completed a higher technical training (HTA or equivalent title)
  • Continuing education in glass
  • Several years' experience in the production of hollow glass and the operation of a melting tank
  • Have good communication skills, flexibility and leadership skills.
  • Good knowledge of French and English, German would be an advantage.
  • Good command of IT tools


If you are interested in this position, please click on Apply button to send your application. 


Vetropack SA

Christine Frochaux

Rue de la Verrerie 2A

CH-1162 St-Prex

Direct phone: +41 21 823 13 25




St-Prex, CH

Facility:  Vetropack AG
Experience level:  Executive