Operations Manager - Spain


Protecting our planet is at the core of Desotec’s mission. We provide end-to-end purification solutions for pollution and contamination in the air, water and other gasses and liquids. We do this by delivering plug-and-play mobile filters to our B2B clients across Europe. We recycle our own saturated filters by taking back the spent activated carbon for reactivation, making our filter solutions circular.


As an Operations Manager, you will be responsible for the team in our site in Constanti (Tarragona) and all activities on site. This entails the following responsibilities:

  • You keep the overview of all activities on site and take action when and where needed
  • You ensure all operations run smoothly on site:
    • You guarantee quality & safety of all operations
    • You ensure an excellent service towards our customers
    • You manage our stocks, filter fleet & staff
    • You develop and monitor the planning, timing and budget of the site
  • You lead projects and make sure they are delivered in time and within budget
  • In close collaboration with your international colleagues, you define and implement new or optimized procedures
  • You continuously ensure the treatment of waste on site (from a legal perspective) by:
    • Following up on renewal/changes of licenses and permits
    • Setting up notifications with our customers in Spain & France, as well as the necessary authorities
  • You can stand in as a back-up for members of the logistics & administration team
  • You report directly to the international hub manager

Is this function your cup of tea? Then read on and see if you fit the profile we are looking for!



    • You have a relevant educational degree (Master in Logistics, office, trade, ...)
    • You have experience as site manager or as logistics/supply chain manager
      • Knowledge on waste administration is a nice to have
    • You are able to take a helicopter view and can respond quickly to problems or challenges
    • You have an entrepreneurial mindset and are hands on
    • You integrate structure and clarity in your daily operation
    • You are a real people manager and are able to lead, manage and coach a team
    • You have the courage to question and analyze things with a critical view in order to optimize them
    • You can communicate and implement changes in a fluent and open manner
    • You are immune to stress
    • You are flexible and offer support when and where needed  
    • You are eager to learn and do not shy away from any challenge 
    • Good knowledge of French and/or English (spoken and written)
    • The fight for a better environment drives you

    Our offer:

    • A position with a lot of responsibility and room to work independently within a growing and financially strong company
    • You can enjoy yourself within a dynamic, ambitious and innovative production context with a hands-on mentality
    • A training program will allow you to settle in optimally and you will be given continuous opportunities for further development and growth right from the start
    • A competitive and motivating salary package

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