Monday , November 28 2022

Agriculture Jobs Johannesburg – Senior Production Manager

Website Agricultural Research Council -ARC

Job Description:

The primary focus of this position is to plan, lead and control the Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) of the relevant areas of control within the  motor’s process, using the guiding principles defined in APSYS (Alstom Performance System).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Up and downstream process Workshop Managers
  • Train and develop people within the team
  • Various departments including – Quality, Supply Chain Management, Industrialization, HR, Maintenance, EHS and IT
  • Maintain lead time plan of the jobs in responsibility
  • Maintain safety standards in responsibility
  • Maintain equipment standards (through TPM schedules)
  • Ensure all agreed production standards (APSYS) are maintained and adhered to
  • External service providers
  • Ensure that the Targets (Quality, Cost, Delivery) are achieved in the area responsibility.
  • Drive cost improvement initiatives through PDCA and continuous improvement practices
  • Maintain task sequencing and task allocation in responsibility
  • Union representatives

Job Requirements:

  • Preference will be given to candidates with management experience gained in a lean manufacturing environment
  • Relevant Diploma / Degree (preferably Mechanical / Electrical/ Industrial Engineering)
  • Ability to collect, organize and analyze existing production data, as well as lead the team in identifying root causes
  • Ability to lead and motivate a group of approx. 70 people towards achieving set of predefined targets
  • Practical, working knowledge and understanding of labour-relations policies and procedures in the South African labor context
  • Minimum of 5 years manufacturing and people management experience
  • MDP or relevant Business management qualification will be an added advantage

Job Details:

Company: Agricultural Research Council -ARC

Job Category: Private

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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