Your main responsibilities include overseeing the operations of a given manufacturing plant, scheduling employees and managing workload and projects.
Management of and reporting of out of control situations, e.g. budget, safety, quality, manpower shortages, industrial relation etc.
Planning of the manufacturing operation and, manage all manufacturing operation on site.
Maximize productivity and quality
Implementation of corrective actions where non-conformities were found.
The management of health and safety, production efficiency, quality, stock management and demand.
Consistently review the needs of the site introducing new technology as well as setting out the capital investment requirements in line with Group best practice policy.
Managing performance, training and development of staff
Empower team through care and growth of people by providing people with the means the ability and accountability
Ensure the Plan adherence Schedules target are achieve
Investigate stock variances and implement countermeasures
Clarify roles and tasks – Develop and empower team members.
Full World Class Manufacturing (WCM) function: Manage and expand WCM strategy at the plant level, maintaining a consistent approach, and ensuring targets including cost reduction are met.
Educating staff in the principles and opportunities arising from WCM.
Qualifications and Experience
Grade 12 / Matric, Degree in Engineering
5 years’ experience in manufacturing environment in a 24/7 running plants
3 years management/supervisory experience within a manufacturing, Proactive Management Activities (TPM, TQC, WCM)
Oracle knowledge and experience
Core knowledge: Budgeting, Negotiating skills, good presentation skills
Awareness of ISO international standards and systems
Behavioural: Analytical and problem-solving ability, Ability to work under pressure, Good communication & service orientated skills, Planning skills with a high degree of control to complete items quickly & efficiently.