Job Description :
Client in the FMCG manufacturing industry is seeking the services of an OPERATIONS MANAGER based in Boksburg, JHB - to manage and lead the manufacturing functions and responsible for the technical management, supervision and control of the industrial production processes.
To provide strategic and operational inputs for effective and efficient asset management of the site in line with best practice and manufacturing principles.
The position reports to the Site General Manager.
Main job function
Oversight of the entire factory operations
Manage the KPA’s of subordinates including the management of all production departments with a focus on the following :
Oversee production processes and lead the manufacturing function within budget and output targets to meet customer requirements and standards
Ensure daily / weekly / monthly targets are met in line with delivery expectations
Manage the team on best practice and establish standard policies and procedures
Implement and manage continuous improvement and modern manufacturing principals
Highlighting deficiencies and recommending changes in training, working practices and processes
Drive process improvements on Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)
Organizing the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment
Perform root cause analysis and resolve problems
Ensuring compliance to all OHS Act requirements
Relevant BTech qualification, Engineering or Production Diploma
Minimum of 7 to 10 years manufacturing experience and preferable the FMCG manufacturing industry
Excellent computer skills including MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint
Excellent communication and teamwork skills with an ability to interact with senior management and to work in diverse teams
Working knowledge of quality management systems specifically ISO
Problem solving and technical skills
A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.
We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.