Packaging Manager

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



Job Description:


Minimum Requirements:


  • A relevant degree or diploma or equivalent qualification in mechanical engineering is essential


  • Strong leadership capabilities


  • A minimum of 5 years production experience and knowledge within the supply chain (packaging) environment and/or fast-moving consumable industry


  • Proven computer literacy in SAP & MS Office (Outlook, Word and Excel)


  • The successful candidate must be innovation and drive best business practices


  • Knowledge of high-speed equipment will be advantageous Duties and



  • Achieve production requirements against targets


  • Adherence to Production plan


  • Manage L&M Variances


  • Manage OEE & ME


  • Efficient Asset utilization


  • Sound knowledge and ability to manage IR practices


  • Managing projects and feasibility studies


  • Manage, Plan and control annual budgets


  • See to annual maintenance plan of all equipment within department. (Adherence to planned maintenance)


  • Achieve product quality


  • Management of all quality system ISO 9001/2000


  • Develop and implement annual departmental business plans and assist in site’s business plan


  • To establish a positive and disciplined environment with the workers and manage all HR issues within department


  • To effectively manage performance and drive E² processes. (World class program)


  • See to skills development within department


  • Ability to oversee multiple business units


  • Actively participate in daily and weekly management meetings


  • Must be able to work under pressure and see to queries associated with department; and


  • Innovation and business improvements in support of operational and segment goals.


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