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General Manager

Req ID:  83786

Maxeon Solar Technologies is a global leader in solar innovation. Built from 35 years of boundary-pushing solar innovation, Maxeon designs, manufactures, and sells industry leading SunPower branded solar products. Maxeon is Powering Positive ChangeTM every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 5,000 people globally.

We hold ourselves to a higher standard, striving for the highest integrity, safety, and quality. We thrive together as a global team, embracing our diverse backgrounds to make a positive impact on the world.


Responsible for leading and directing the day-to-day operations of a solar panel manufacturing plant. Accountable for the achievement of strategic objectives, attainment of key performance indicators and compliance with company processes. Lead a major industrialization project at the site coordinating with global stakeholders. The position is based at Maxeon’s module manufacturing facility in Porcelette, France.



  • Supervise and direct day-to-day activities within the manufacturing facility
  • Direct production planning, staffing and people management
  • Develop and sustain a high performing organization
  • Set policies and standards for the manufacturing plant and maintain compliance
  • Represent the company with external parties and interact with government and agencies
  • Promote business growth with the efficient use of resources to achieve financial and strategic objectives of the manufacturing site
  • Ensure operational profitability and efficient operations
  • Design operational strategies to achieve operational excellence and drive continuous improvement
  • Close coordination with other Operations functions, Product Management, R&D and Supply Chain in different locations globally to manage the planning and execution of customers deliveries and projects



  • Bachelor’s degree and 10+ years of related experience and 3+ years of people management experience. Advanced degree preferred.
  • Fluent in French and English
  • Strong organization skills: proactive, self-motivated, work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-changing manufacturing environment
  • Continuous improvement mindset and hands-on manufacturing experience (lean manufacturing methodologies, 5S, problem-solving tools…)



Equal Employment Opportunity
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company’s policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by national, federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.

​At Maxeon Solar Technologies, we believe records are made to be broken.

Join our dynamic team where we:

  • Push the Boundaries
  • Hold Ourselves to a Higher       Standard
  • Thrive Together






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