Job area
Human care
Pisticci, Italy
Contract type

Job description

Within our GNOSIS production subsidiary in Pisticci, you will participate in the improvement of processes in the workshops under the responsibility of the production manager.

  • Make complete assessments of the malfunctions observed
  • Optimize unit operations (ergonomics/productivity/losses, etc.)
  • Assist the production manager on a daily basis
  • Participate in the implementation of continuous improvement (5S / Visual Management / Decision diagrams / Dashboards / Checklists / PDCA …)
  • Participate in setting up and carrying out industrial product development tests
  • Provide technical expertise in process engineering and conduct specific studies
  • Participate in updating control procedures (control plan, HACCP, etc.) and operation profile.


  • Master’s degree in chemical or mechanical engineering, biotechnology, or industrial processes. A first experience in the industry would be an advantage.
  • Proficiency in English is required.
  • Speaking Italian is nice to have.
  • Rigorous and organized, you combine a spirit of analysis and synthesis.
  • Listening skills and diplomat, you show persuasion
  • You know how to work in a multicultural context within the framework of projects requiring autonomy, initiative, sense of responsibility and team spirit.

Company description

As a global key player in yeasts and fermentation, Lesaffre designs, manufactures and markets innovative solutions for Baking, Food taste & pleasure, Health care and Biotechnology.

Family group born in northern France in 1853, now a multi-national and a multicultural company, Lesaffre is committed to working with confidence to better nourish and protect the planet.

In close collaboration with its clients and partners, Lesaffre employs 11 000 people in nearly 80 subsidiaries based in +50 countries.

Lesaffre achieves a turnover of 2.2 billion euros.