Shift Leader

26 November 2018

Our purpose is simple and compelling: To release the natural power of stone to enrich modern living.

ROCKWOOL products save energy and water and reduce CO2 emissions, protect buildings from the spread of fire; reduce waste; improve acoustic comfort, building performance and aesthetics; and enhance Precision Growing, thereby improving the efficiency of fresh food production.

While the stone we use may be millions of years old, what we do with it is cutting-edge. Every day, ROCKWOOL colleagues are developing and applying new technologies to release yet more potential of stone wool to enrich modern life.

Would you also be proud to enrich society like we do? Apply now to join us as we improve modern living conditions for millions of people worldwide.

Job purpose

The working areas include all production activities, associated warehouses, safety and fire protection at work;

The purpose of the job is to manage and organize the assigned production shift, to achieve production output, quality, cost and efficiency objectives, according to the valid budget and planning;

The work must be carried out in an efficient and safe way following the rules and legislation regarding industrial safety, work safety and ecology in an efficient and correct manner, so that Rockwool Romania meets at any time the requirements of the law and the authorities.

The shift leader tasks are closer defined as:

General Management, Reporting, Production and Quality:

  • Planning and coordinating the production activity on his shift to fulfil the performance indicators;
  • Organizing and leading the operators assigned on his shift, so that each of them performs his duties according to the job description;
  • Ensuring compliance with working methods, process and product specifications, quality standards in place by operators;
  • Ensuring the availability of resources for each work station;
  • Maintaining the standards of ordering and cleaning at working areas;
  • Supervising the production process allocated to each work station;
  • Organizing necessary resources (employees, tools, material), leading subcontractors and supervising work during the technical stops;
  • Performing regular training on safety and firefighting to operators;
  • Identifying of training needs for his operators;
  • Providing technical and organizational support to workers, whenever needed;
  • Evaluating the professional performance of operators, considering the results obtained, objectively applying the evaluation criteria;
  • Ensuring the correct communication of information during his activities;
  • Participating in the implementation of the production process improvements and developing of new technologies adapted for the area of work;

Health and Safety:

  • Supervising the implementation of occupational safety regulations, ensuring that all employees in a shift have the required occupational safety equipment and know how to use them properly.
  • Participating in risk assessment, analysing workplace accidents, planning activities for the improvement of safety and occupational safety.
  • Participating in all required measures of occupational safety, as well as encouraging safe behaviour among employees during a shift.
  • Educating operators in measures and requirements of occupational safety;


  • Implementing environmental protection instructions, procedures and other requirements;
  • Participating actively in all projects in the field of environmental protection which are being conducted within the factory, optimisation and attaining of goals required by the environmental protection system.

Avoiding or minimising risks in all situations and work which can affect environmental protection;


  • Secondary school education or College degree in Engineering (chemistry / mechanics / mining )
  • 3 years of experience in production area
  • Experience in managing people
  • Basic PC skills
  • English as an advantage

Skills and competencies:

  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Team builder
  • Planning & organizing skills
  • Initiative
  • Decision making
  • Cost awareness

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