Main purposeTo lead and effectively manage the Value Added operations and ensure the consistent achievement ofworld class manufacturing standards measured against PFG targets through the site site site site effective optimisation of human resources, financial resources, equipment and systems and by ensuring compliance with all applicable legislation.
Ensure that PFG constantly achieves world class manufacturing standards through benchmarking inorder to drive continuous improvement.
To continuously improve the operations of the plant by keeping up to with manufacturing best practices and implementing and maintaining an effective asset care maintenance system specific to equipment and plant.
To manage thecosts of the plant, by providing input into the budget and managing expenditure including capital budgets accordingly on a daily basis.
To manage the human resources of the plant by directing activities, monitoring performance and developing staff to ensure that the objectives of the plant are achieved.
To oversee all maintenance, repairs and security of the plant to ensure continuous customer satisfaction and optimal service delivery thereby optimising plant efficiency,reducing losses and maximising uptime.
To assist innegotiating contracts with Service Providers and manage all SLA's within the Plant in order to rectify any issues timeously.
Manage Result Indicators / Productivity through achieving business plan outputMatinter national quality standards.Maintain SHEQ Standards by promoting a safe working environment and ensuring compliance with Environmental Legislation OHS ActMonitor and deviations from local and international standards to drive compliance.
To ensure staffare effectively managed and held accountable through performance and disciplinary procedures, and that staff are developed and mentored through the site site site site talent management and IDP processes.
Critical requirementsGrade 12Relevant Degree Science / Engineering / Production ManagementA Postgraduate qualification will be an advantage10 years in Heavy industry or glass industry5 years in Manufacturing environmentKnowledgeProcurementERPEngineeringAnalytical fault detectionManufacturing PrinciplesBest Operating practiceRelavant LegislationMaintenancestrategiesSkillsBudgetingPlanning andOrganising skillsCommunicationDecision makingskillsBusiness AcumenLeadership andManagement skillsComputer literacyAssertivenssskillsNegotiationContract Management