Production Manager

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

Description

 

Description

Our client,an established manufacturer, supplier and installer of concrete products, seeks to appoint a Production Manager who will be responsible for the full production,safety and quality assurance function of the plant.

 

A min of 8 years exp in a Production Management role within a manufacturing environment (preferably concrete) will be required.

Strong emphasis is placed on Health & Safety compliance.

 

Requirements:

 

Degree/Diploma in Technical discipline; Engineering

preferred.

Exp with material handling equipment and the demonstrated ability to learn the

specific technology. Experience in a cement/concrete would be

advantageous.

10

years progressive operations experience in a manufacturing environment.

10 years’

experience at Plant Manager level OR Plant Superintendent level.

Must

possess excellent leadership skills.

Excellent

understanding of manufacturing including the ability to see broad business

issues and be able to develop and execute plans towards objectives.

 

 

Job

Responsibilities

 

 

 

Manage

all aspects of plant operations through plant staff to ensure the site

meets or exceeds the key performance indicators for safety, quality and

service while minimizing cost, inventory and waste.

Implement

programs for continuous improvement.

Ensures

the safety and well-being of all employees, contractors and visitors to

the plant, including but not limited to, that all employees have the

correct PPE, providing training for employees on assigned shift and

complying with all OHS regulations and company safety.

Report

and correct any unsafe or questionable areas and practices to management

as soon as possible.

Ensure

plant operates, quality control achieved, and production targets are communicated

in production meetings with department supervisors.

Determine

when process parameters need to be altered to increase reliability, throughput,

or reduce/increase labour.

Train

and motivate employees to work safely and productively.

Authorize

work schedules, overtime in accordance with company policies.

Ensures

the completion of required documentation to complete the job.

Validate

the required production reporting at the end of each shift.

Wear

proper safety equipment while on company premises.

Meet or

exceed company safety standards.

Plan

and manage the execution of outages.

Must

maintain and manage department budgeting process.

Identify

and pursue continuous improvement programs for HSE and Quality Assurance.

Develop

and recommend yearly production plan based on projected sales plans and

projected costs;

Manage

the maintenance schedules of all Plant and Machinery in collaboration with

the Workshop Supervisor.

 

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