Team Leader

  • Full Time
  • Queensburgh, South Africa

§ Assisting with the day to day leadership of the team

§ Maintaining efficiencies of 85% or higher

§ Ensure the product quality meets and beats expectations

§ Ensuring accurate completion of production tally sheets

§ Monitoring raw material usage

§ Monitoring machine and mould performance

§ Coordinating all on hold products

§ Ensuring packing and labeling is efficiently and correctly packed

§ Ensuring correct paperwork is displayed at machines and completed correctly

§ Liaising with quality inspectors continuously to ensure product standards are correct

§ Allocating staff to relevant machine(s) as needed per staffing schedule

§ Assisting staff at machines as needed

§ Ensuring that adherence to all safety standards are followed

§ Ensuring housekeeping is above 90% for the factory and packing areas

§ Assisting with Maintenance and Mould changes as required

§ Process Optimisation and recipe creation for new products

§ Ensuring all moulds are serviced as per annual service schedule

§ Ensure all mould consumables are available, and neatly stored with a weekly stock take

§ Manage machine critical spares and ensure list is up to date

§ Ensure completion of all machine maintenance and ensure relevant checks are completed

§ Involved in weekly Production Meeting

To be considered for this position applicants must meet the following criteria:

§ Minimum of an N4 or T2 (Mechanical, / Electrical or Mechatronics)

§ At least 2 years Team Leader/ Supervisory experience

§ A technical diploma or qualification would be advantageous

§ 5 years or more FMCG Experience

§ Have a strong ability to communicate with all levels and across departments

§ Highly motivated and ability to motivate and lead others

§ Strong technical/mechanical knowledge

§ Self-disciplined, enthusiastic, and a strong team player

§ Computer literacy advantageous

§ Have a positive “can do “attitude

Please email your CV to [email protected]