PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR

Location: Pinetown

Our manufacturing Client, based in Westmead, is looking for an experienced production supervisor to join their team.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Material Control; Responsible for the ordering and receiving of material/component as per the daily production plan.
  • Controlling of material usage variances i.e. input vs output.
  • Returning of all unused material to Raw Material Stores for credit.
  • Responsible for stock-take at period end.
  • Plan all end of run changeovers to make the most efficient use of machinery and resources.
  • Perform in-process quality checks at defined frequencies, ensuring that the product surpasses the minimum required quality levels. Report all deviances from acceptable standards immediately, and take appropriate action to quarantine suspect stock and rectify the problems.
  • Ensure that all personnel under direct control, as well as all other persons entering the factory area and maintain GMP conditions.
  • Record and investigate all materials and labour variances daily. Develop methods to reduce all wastage within areas under direct control.
  • Authorises the release of the finished product for shipping, i.e. signing off shipping tickets.
  • Ensure the master sample file is kept up to date concerning new labels that are designed.
  • Ensure the completed requisitions are timeously sent to Raw Material Stores for data capture.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Diploma or Degree in Production/Operations Management or Industrial Engineering.
  • At least 3 years production line experience in a same team leader/supervisor role (in manufacturing)
  • Proficient on microsoft office.
  • Strong leadership & coaching skills.
  • Experience and ability to work and communicate with all levels within the organization.

Please note: shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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