Role details

Head of Production - Global Home Consumer Products Firm

Springs   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Based in Springs, Gauteng
  • Up to R 1,100,000 TCTC + bonus

About Our Client

We are partnering with our Client exclusively as we support this world leading manufacturer with listed interests. They have an established presence in South Africa and offer premium products & fittings across various disciplines within the consumer home product environment.

Employing well over 5000 people globally, they have embarked on re-structuring and improvments on their various sites in order to better ensure product dominance and delivery within the South African market.

Job Description

The Incumbent, will be responsible:

  • Driving all production related matters on site;
  • Implement new procedures and develop on existing protocols in order to maximize output on site;
  • WCM experience with an ability to define areas of improvement, train staff and successfully implement;
  • Managing labour related queries with a shop floor of +- 350 people;
  • Labour relations negotiations with Shop Stewards and union memembers;
  • Lean manufacturing & Kaizen or 5S operation implementation;
  • Optimize shop floor lay-outs;

He/She will also;

  • Reporting to the Head of Manufacturing;
  • Compile reports and data production management;
  • Manage supply-chain linkages;
  • Have in-depth knowledge of HSE and drive compliance across the shop floor - safe working conditions at all times;
  • Ensure Quality at all times;
  • Be responsible for capacity planning;
  • Implement Lean Manufacturing principles - training & development of staff.

The Successful Applicant

The Head of Production will have international experience within a multinational organisation. They will be an innovative individual who can ensure production is optimized, yield improves while all along maintaining the quality of product and brand reputation at all times. They will have strong industrial relation abilities and be a very knowledgeable candidate within the metal component manufacturing/ heavy manufacturing or related heavy process-driven manufacturing.

What's on Offer

An attractive market related salary with an opportunity to join a Multinational, Global leader with exciting growth prospects in South Africa and abroad. Standard corporate benefits along with a very competative offer as well as travel opportunities paying up to R 1,100,000 pa CTC.

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