Role details

Production Manager

Wadeville   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Multinational Beverage Group
  • up to R 750,000 pa + bonus

About Our Client

Our Client is a multinational beverage company with operations throughout South Africa. They have established themselves as a leader in the beverage industry with over 5000 employees. This internationally known group has well-established and market leading brands numbering well over 50 alcoholic brands under its umbrella.

Job Description

The Production Manager will:

  • Manage the reporting of Safety, Production, Quality, Budgets, Manpower and departmental relations;
  • Create and ensure a safe working environment at all times;
  • Planning of manufacturing and manage all manufacturing operations on 5 lines on site;
  • Implementation of corrective actions where non-conformances were found during audits;
  • Capacity planning and process optimisation;

As well as be responsible for:

  • Manage staff requirements and direct the production team;
  • Organise, monitor and control staff, shifts and overtime;
  • Management of performance, training and development of staff;
  • Education staff on principles of WCM;
  • Defining and communication of ECM best practice, tools and techniques and developing external contracts;
  • All such duties and/or activities assigned by management/board as and when required;
  • LM Variance;
  • OEE & Opex / Capex;
  • Efficient Asset utilization

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a South African citizen with strong academic qualifications and come from a production environment with exposure to management level. He/She will also have strong improvement and process development experience within the FMCG environment. SAP experience will be highly beneficial as well as fully computer literate

What's on Offer

This is an opportunity to join a global organisation with opportunities to advance within this market leader. A competitive remuneration package with associated/industry related benefits

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