Production Manager - Food Processing
Highly attractive market related salary
Are you driven ? Are you innovative ? Are you passionate about E-commerce and Production Management? Then this is just the role for you.
This position will focus on the manufacturing and processing of cold pressed juices, water bottling, and inhouse beverages.
The ideal candidate is a dynamic, agile professional with experience in food production and team management.
Plan and organise production schedules and forecasts.
Manage three production teams.
Monitor quality and output of production.
Oversee management of raw materials.
Maintain and ensure food safety standards.
Ensure that the company culture is maintained and upheld daily.
Manage and improve production staff retention and staff absenteeism.
Organise relevant training sessions.
Support the New Product Development (NPD) process by assisting and conducting trials and identifying optimal production methods.
Work closely with and support the maintenance and technical teams.
BSc / BTech / National Diploma in Food Science / Technology or relevant qualification.
Minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience in food manufacturing (FMCG) or production management.
HACCP knowledge will be advantageous.
Fresh produce knowledge will be advantageous.
Bottling or fruit packaging experience will be advantageous.
Excellent communication skills (Afrikaans and English).
Excellent people and process management skills
We look forward to seeing your CV.