Plant and Operations Manager

Permanent in Aspe (Alicante, Spain)

Since 2004, Watergates GmbH & Co. KG stands for a reliable partner for the development, production and distribution of sophisticated knife-gate valves and electric actuators for industrial automation. On the one hand we are a reliable manufacturer and supplier offering a wide range of industrial valves, on the other hand we are a proven partner giving competent advice, guaranteeing short assembly and delivery times, and providing design and production in accordance with individual customer requirements.

Our highly skilled production team based in Alicante (Spain) works hand-in-hand with our sales team in Germany to exceed the expectations of our global customer base every day. In order to meet the growing demand for our products, we are looking for additional employees.

Responsibilities and skills

  • Lead and manage our manufacturing plant including fifteen factory workers
  • Production planning and responsibility for operations on-site
  • Communication and collaboration with our German team
  • Regular reporting and support to higher management and directors in Germany

Qualifications and skills

  • Living in Alicante or surroundings
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and Spanish (non-negotiable) – German is a plus!
  • A keen interest in operational issues and tasks with an eye for detail and optimization
  • Teamwork attitude with leadership skills
  • CNC Machining experience and knowledge

If you are interested in this role, please send your English or German CV to We will be glad to meet you in person to discuss further information about you and us.

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