Production Manager, Lanseria – Ref: 1026839-146


Ref: 1026839-146

Job Description:

Bring your technical understanding of manufacturing processes and management experience and be responsible for the relevant production unit, its equipment, personnel and all other resources to ensure that products are produced according to the respective production plans in the defined quality and at planned or better costs.

Position details:
Type: permanent
Job description / core competencies:

  • Manage and lead the organization by clear standards and goals.
  • Review the performance of the respective organization unit and drive corrections and improvements.
  • Regularly review and supervise production and its performance.
  • Ensure legal compliance, health & safety compliance, food safety compliance, etc.
  • Support the Operations Manager in the continuous development of the organization.
  • Support activities including direct interaction with customers in the sales process or product development.
  • Support the customer complaint handling process and activities related to the resolution of non-conformities until the implementation of effective corrective actions for the respective production unit.
  • Assure that the production personnel are producing in line with the production plan in the specified quality at the expected performance levels.
  • Ensure that established organization and job roles are executed by competent personnel.
  • Coordinate maintenance activities (break-down or preventive) with the maintenance department.
  • Support risk evaluation and the establishment of appropriate HSE environment measures.
  • Ensure that your respective personnel are trained in all HSE measures (safety guards, PPE etc.) and complies with these at all times and report accidents and incidents.

Location (country, city): Lanseria, South Africa

Job Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor/Master or Diploma degree with clear affinity to operations
  • +5 years supervisory experience in applicable technology
  • Deep understanding of cost calculation and performance metrics
  • Strong leadership skills – ability to lead and guide the production personnel including the responsibility of recruiting, on-boarding, training, planning, reviewing etc.
  • Thorough understanding of health and safety practices
  • Ability to work independently, to tight deadlines, and proactive in solving problems
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills in English and local language

Company Description:

Global leader in the plastic packaging solutions industry

This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Production Manager, Lanseria – Ref: 1026839-146

Production Manager

Production Manager

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