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Team Leader / Production Leader

FRUITSOLUTE is an internationally operating service provider within the supply chain of exotic fruit and is part of the ASICA group. The company specializes in innovative packaging solutions, and they stand out in the market by a highly professional and experienced team of ripeners. The specialization is in mango and avocado, but other products in this extension are certainly not avoided. The services are offered to producers, wholesalers, retailers and other players within the chain. FRUITSOLUTE is known for its international expertise and proven high quality. The company is looking for enthusiastic and loyal employees who share the passion for fruit. The German parent company has been around for almost 100 years and during this period a high-quality service has been set up with high-quality sorting and packaging machines. The strategic expansion of the organization is global and the working environment can be called international.

Team Leader / Production Leader


You are the link between production and office

  • You manage production employees and machine operators and are constantly looking for improvements to the packaging process on the working floor.
  • You determine the optimal sequence of production orders, taking into account the commercial interests and ensure the timely supply of products, packaging materials and the commissioning of the packaging lines.
  • You are (partly) responsible for optimising, motivating and instructing the production team to achieve the best possible result.
  • You understand what happens on the shop floor in the production process.
  • You ensure that the house rules are enforced in a normal way.
  • You dare to make decisions and have the support of your team.
  • You will work closely with and report to the Production Manager.



You understand the production process and are confident

Job requierements

  • HBO working and thinking level, in the direction of operational leadership / food.
  • Experience in a similar managerial position in a packaging department, preferably in fruit and vegetables or food.
  • A team player who is independent.
  • Affinity with technology and automation is an advantage.
  • Knowledge of quality systems, such as IFS Food and SKAL is useful.
  • You have a good command of the English language. Knowledge of Dutch, Polish/Russian is an advantage.


  • Flexible.
  • Adaptability.
  • Structured.
  • Very communicative.
  • Proactive and solution-oriented.
  • Taking responsability.
  • Hands-on.
  • Strong character.


ABC Westland in Poeldijk. Easily accessible from Rotterdam, The Hague and Gouda.


A full-time job of 38 hours that can be filled flexibly together with your colleagues. An independent position with a lot of freedom, variety and responsibility. Informal working atmosphere with short lines of communication, room for initiative and development. Every Thursday there is a fixed lunch moment with all the staff. Terms of employment are appropriate to the position.


FRUITSOLUTE has outsourced the Recruitment and Selection for the vacancy of Team Leader / Production Leader exclusively to FreshRecruitment. For more information, please contact Jan Willem Tolhoek, who can be reached by phone on +31(0)6 821 831 03 and by email [email protected].  Applications must be submitted exclusively through

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FreshRecruitment is a specialist in Food & Agri vacancies for Bachelors and Masters. Our people are skilled professionals who work together as independent entrepreneurs. We work with an extensive database, social media and targeted recruitment campaigns. International recruitment with a large network (e.g. Europe, Asia, Africa, South America) The market areas are: Food, Agri, Retail (FMCG/ OOH), Food Technology, Food Technology, Nutrition, Biobased, Life Sciences, Animal Sciences, Agrochemicals, Veterinary Pharmaceuticals, Technology, Horticulture, Plant Sciences, Organic Agriculture, Floriculture and Horticulture. The job specializations, both permanent and interim positions, are: General Manager(s), Management, Sales & Marketing, Financial, Human Resources (HRM), Operations, Logistics (Supply Chain), Purchasing, Buyer, Trader, Research & Development (R&D), Food Technologist, Nutritionist, Quality (QA / QESH), Engineering, Project Management and Process Technology.