RitePak Floor Production Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Floor Production Manager
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Positions available: 1
Start date: 2014-05-01
Job Description: This is a technical position that involves a broad range of responsibilities that will support  the manufacturing process on the production floor

Essential Duties

  • Ensures operation of equipment by calling for repairs; evaluating new equipment and techniques
  • Maintains work flow by monitoring steps of the process and setting processing variables
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment by educating and directing personnel on the use of all equipment and resources
  • Ensuring products quality is maintained and good are manufactured according to established policies and procedures
  • Compiles and analyzes production data to ensure that the production process is run efficiently and cost effectively
  • Coordinates with the sales team to ensure that needed components will be delivered to meet scheduled delivery dates
  • Monitors inventory of products and raw materials to make sure raw materials are ordered on time to avoid shortages
  • Allocates human and material resources according to the production plan
  • Trains and monitors other production employees on proper use of equipment
  • Participates as necessary in hiring temporary employees and related staff
  • Assesses all phases of production operations to establish priorities and sequences for product completion
  • Works on continuous improvement of production processes to reduce waste increase efficiency
Skills and Qualifications
  • Diploma in mechanical/manufacturing engineering
  • Previous experience is a managing/supervisory role
  • 5+ years in a manufacturing/production environment
  • Working knowledge of plastic manufacturing is highly desirable
  • Proficiency in verbal, written and telephone communication skills and PC based systems and software, including Microsoft Office is an added bonus
  • Willingness to work outside regular business hours
  • Experience in lean manufacturing desired
Please include a cover letter with a statement on why you believe you are the best candidate for the job.

Also include your expected level of remuneration.

How to Apply

Please email: hr@ritepak.co.ke

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