Paint Plant Supervisor

at MPC Recruitment
Location Port Elizabeth, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Management
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



Job Description:


Reference: JC50090 Our client who specializes in Automotive Part Manufacturing, is seeking a Paint Plant Supervisor




  • Tertiary Engineering Qualification (Mechanical/Electrical Trade Certificate and/or Mechanical/Electrical qualification at NQF level 6)


  • Tertiary qualification in the Production, Quality or Operations Management field will be an added advantage


  • Experience in equipment set up through programming tools such as Lap top and HMI will be advantageous


  • At least 5 years of supervising a team involved in the Quality process of any automotive components that meets stringent customer quality requirements i.e. IATF 16949, etc.


  • Technical knowledge of the Paint application quality assurance process would be an integral job requirement


  • Good decision-making skills and the ability to handle pressure are both essential criteria for success in this vital position The key responsibilities include the following:


  • Achieve the required volume of wheels in line with the Sales Plan requirements


  • Achieve the required customer quality standard and FTPR as reflected in the business Goals and Objectives


  • Minimise Paint strip and Paint related defects within targets


  • To manage all the available resources efficiently and effectively


  • Ensure that output, scrap, rework and housekeeping targets are met at all times


  • Carry out quality audits and ensure that products are within specification


  • Update your team on performance against targets


  • Ensure employees work according to Work Instructions


  • Communicate problems with other departmental leaders


  • Develop and update training plans and records according to the company‚Äôs Training Plan


  • Ensure adherence to company policies and regulations


  • Manage all internal performance monitoring systems (OEE, SCADA, HMI) Additional




  • Computer literacy essential


  • Impeccable Disciplinary and Attendance records


  • Ability to handle conflict and possess good decision-making skills


  • Organisational skills and ability to work under pressure essential


  • Good communication and presentation skills


  • Team player


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