Waste Management Technician

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: JC50100 Our client who specializes in the manufacturing of large scale transportation containers is seeking a Waste Management Technician to join their team The key responsibilities include the following:


  • Perform gap analysis to identify deficiencies in business processes and programs and recommending adjustments to programs and/or processes


  • Support the plant leadership with strategic planning and special projects to ensure the plant meet future growth in revenue and towards world class manufacturing


  • Link process deficiencies directly to bottom line impact. Improvement Savings to AOP Performance


  • Plan budget and manage costs related to operational improvement initiatives


  • Waste reduction through Lean Manufacturing principals and tools, VSM, TPM ,5’s, Standardization


  • Supply Point Consumable Waste Management through the vending machine system and analyses


  • Manage Consumable and tool rework process


  • Develop and investigate potential new rework processes


  • Testing of potential new consumables


  • Hand tools standardisation


  • Support CI strategic projects as assigned – (5’s, TPM, Process Improvements)


  • Research and Implement potential new equipment and machinery


  • Control of rework area metal scrap sales


  • Use appropriate problem-solving tools to provide rapid improvement with sustainable results


  • Complete one weekly A3 problem solving document


Additional Requirement:


  • Change Agent & Leader


  • Good technical knowledge of the Six Sigma subject matter


  • Computer “MS” software packages skilled


  • Proven leadership skills and business acumen – performance driven


  • Broad strategic thinker, with clear vision and direction of change management and a passion for Continuous Improvement


  • Good project management skills, disciplined with a high sense of urgency


  • Strong interpersonal capabilities, and able to work cross-functionally with other leaders on sensitive and/or emotive issues


  • Good understanding of Operations management


  • Analytical Thinker


  • Change Management Skills


  • Basic understanding of Quality Management Systems


  • Problem-solving


  • Have excellent verbal and written English language skills


  • Must be prepared to undergo written and verbal assessments


Interested candidates can send their CV

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