Engineering Operations Manager

at IDS Recruitment
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR
Street Address Cape Town




Our client designs, manufactures and supplies a full range of unique, high quality and durable marine hoses for the off shore gas and marine industry.  We seek to appoint an Operations Manager to take control of day-to-day operations, inject modern management principles and

help us grow the  business.  Reporting to the Managing Director, the ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the industry and be able to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of our factory ensuring projects are delivered on time and within budget.




  • A mechanical engineering qualification coupled with 5 years operations management experience will be advantageous


  • Proven track record in similar environment


  • High degree of computer literacy with ERP implementation experience a bonus


  • Experience in ISO 9001 QMS


  • Attention to detail


  • Excellent communication and organisational skills


  • Strong people management skills


  • Sound reporting skills


  • Strong strategic thinking ability




  • Plan, manage, supervise and evaluate day to day operations and personnel


  • Prioritise and expedite production to ensure schedules are kept


  • Ensure systems and procedures are implemented and followed



  • Data compliance and document traceability



  • Monitoring KPIs and generating management reports



  • Oversight and management of ISO 9001 quality management system


  • Liaising with contractors and sub suppliers


  • Inventory management and stock rotation


  • Recruit, train and supervise staff


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