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(Area:) Pinetown
(Salary:) Market Related

(Ref: AG)

Leading PPE manufacturer requires a suitably qualified candidates for the position of Assistant Production Manager reporting to the Plant Manager. This is a succession position!

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Assist the Factory Manager in the planning, managing and execution of plant operations
• Co- ordinate activities that ensure the smooth running of the production plant for maximum plant performance that timeously and safely meets customer and quality requirements
• Ensuring all equipment is functioning correctly
• Ensuring that the finished goods pass SABS and ISO EN20345 standards
• Support Present Leadership in the management of staff
• Develop insight and proficiency in all the Production Processes
• Safety, health, environment, risk and quality (SHERQ) management
• Contribute to effective Resources management
• Actively seek and support opportunities of Continuous Improvement
• Ensure the training of all Factory staff in their relative field of work
• Must be proficient in Lean Manufacturing / World Class manufacturing

Qualifications & Experience:
Diploma or Degree in Operation Management 
• At least 10 years’ relevant production experience
• Understanding world-class production methodologies and principles (e.g. Lean manufacturing)
• Knowledge of engineering and production processes, standards and procedures
• Knowledge of relevant legislation and codes of good practice (e.g. labour legislation, OHSA)
• Knowledge of quality systems as well as project management skills
• Analytical problem solving skills
• Computer literate in Word / Excel / PowerPoint
• Planning and organizing
• Attention to detail
• Decisive insight
• Communication skills
• Management and motivating of Staff

Please email Andrea Galloway: andreag@srgfp.co.za

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates.

Should you not hear from us within 14 days then please consider your application as unsuccessful.