Production Manager Printing SandtonProduction Manager Printing SandtonOur client is looking for a qualified and experienced Production / Bindery Manager within their Bindery Department who can support and add value to the line management team of the Gauteng business unit.
The incumbent must have a track record of excellence that is built on a strong foundation of values and performance culture.
A high regard for structured business processes and forward thinking is required. The position will be reporting to the Production Manager and is based in Linbro Park, Johannesburg.
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY : Manage the effective and efficient utilization of all bindery machineryKolbus, Prima, Primera Oversee the entire bindery operation Assess machines, processes, scheduling and procedures to maximize productivity Ensure all technical requests are coordinated with the maintenance department and that all work is completed to standard timeously Analyse output against production planning and report recommendations Ensure maintenance schedules and planned preventative maintenance is adhered to A strong focus on people development and training is required Conduct and initiate disciplinary processes Compliance to the OHS Act by applying safe work practices and adherence to ISO 9001, 14001 and 18001 standards Execution of projects within the Bindery department, such as installation and refurbishing of equipment Ensure on-
time delivery in full to internal stake holders and external clients Work closely with the management team to implement and sustain company policies To continuously drive a culture of high performance and disciplineSKILLS AND COMPETENCIES : Must have sound management and leadership abilities Excellent interpersonal and communication skills Must have sound planning and time management skills Must be customer oriented and high quality focused Sound problem solving and well-
developed decision making abilities Must have the ability to multi-task and work independently under pressure Knowledge of printing, bindery finishing & manufacturing methods Proven history of dealing with disciplinary processes Knowledge of computer packages MS Office, MS Word, MS Excel is essentialREQUIREMENTS : Grade 12 National Senior Certificate A relevant formal qualification is essential A qualification in either management, production or printing will be advantageous A minimum of 5 years managerial experience is essential A minimum of 5 years in the same or similar position is essential 10 years bindery experience will be advantageous