RB 11662 – Manufacturing Manager (GCC – Factories)

  • Full Time
  • Ekurhuleni (East Rand), South Africa

Professional Career Services - Gauteng


Ref: RB 11662 – Manufacturing Manager (GCC – Factories)

Employer Description

Our client is a leading packaging manufacturer with operations in Africa and Europe.

Duties & Responsibilities

Job Description

Reporting to the Plant Manager, You will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing manufacturing processes within the plant, ensuring that production lines run without any problems and minimum downtime
  • Ensuring that products are manufactured to a certain quality standard and adheres to other safety/industry-related legislation, policies and standards both internal and external
  • Asset care of equipment, buildings and property
  • Continuous improvement of production and maintenance processes
  • Compliance as per OSHACT GMR2 legal appointment for a site with installed capacity >3MW
  • Direct activities of manufacturing in order to ensure that manufacturing performs to the required standard and practices and maintains a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Reporting on and clarifying relevant performance statistics as required
  • Developing and drafting an improved production process
  • Increasing speed and efficiency of processes without compromising quality
  • Working with budgetary plans for the project
  • Co-ordinating activities of human resources to ensure that each functional area delivers on required outcomes and responds to business changes
  • Training production employees where necessary to improve competencies
  • Diagnosing origin of breakdowns including human error and trouble shooting problems

Desired Experience & Qualification


BSc/BTech pref GCC – Factories Qual in Business Administration will be an advantage


More than 5 years proven experience in production and asset care management; Engineering aptitude and the ability to optimize production processes for maximum efficiencies; Excellent communication skills, presentation and numeracy skills; MS Office, exposure to CAD software will be advantageous; Good people management skills and interaction with external business partners; Strong problem-solving skills, analytic ability and detail-oriented; Results and deadline-driven

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