Our client is one of the largest paper and plastic packaging businesses in southern Africa serving a multitude of blue-chip customers; a multifaceted business which ranks among the top players in South Africa’s multi-billion-rand plastics packaging sector. A JSE-listed group with a significant national and sub-Saharan customer base.
They are currently sourcing a Factory Manager with a tertiary qualification in Engineering / Production Management and at least 3 -5 years of experience within the manufacturing industry.
Reports to: Operations Manager
Key Performance Areas:
- To ensure that shift efficiency targets are achieved on a consistent basis.
- To ensure that all production conforms to product specifications.
- Ensure quality.
- To control all expenditure in accordance with the approved annual budget.
- To ensure that all interdepartmental documentation is completed accurately and timeously.
- To ensure that area of responsibility is kept clean and complies to all Health and Safety Regulations and Procedures.
- To ensure that all employees are utilised in an effective manner.
- To monitor the conduct of employees and to take appropriate action when required.
Country: South Africa
Job Qualification & Experience:
Specifications and Experience Required:
- Tertiary qualification in Engineering / Production Management.
- At least 3 -5 years of experience within the manufacturing industry.
- Good people management skills.
- Administrative duties.
- Must be able to prioritise and meet deadlines.
- Must be able to maintain interpersonal relationships (Colleagues, Subordinates and Customers).
- Must be able to communicate effectively.
- Must be able to function in a fast paced environment.
- Must be willing to be on standby when required.
Our client is one of the largest paper and plastic packaging businesses in southern Africa, with 31 operating sites, 24 of which are manufacturing operations, based in South Africa, Namibia, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.
A leading producer of rigid plastic packaging, producing a range of plastic packaging products for a variety of industries. Products include: PET preforms, bottles, jars, closures; FMCG containers; plastic containers; styrene, PET trays, and cling film.
This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.
Factory Manager (R651 000 – R750 000 per annum), Johannesburg – Ref: 736660-1
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