Magnate Ventures Production Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Magnate Ventures Ltd is seeking:

Position Title: Production Manager

Location: Nairobi

Reporting to: General Manager

Overall Purpose: Magnate Ventures Ltd is looking for a Production Manager who will be responsible for planning, coordinating and controlling all the workshop processes.

He/she will ensure that resources are used effectively, costs are minimised, quality standards are maintained, and that the workshop is conducted in a safe and environmentally conscious way.

He/she will supervise production staff and liaise with people from different departments and suppliers.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Organize workflow to meet specifications and deadlines
  • Prepare orders, setting quality standards and estimating timescales and costs
  • Monitor production schedules and adjusting them if problems occur
  • Supervise and evaluate performance of production personnel
  • Determine amount of necessary resources (workforce, raw materials etc.)
  • Approve maintenance work, purchasing of equipment etc.
  • Ensure output is produced efficiently and that the correct amount is produced at the right cost and level of quality
  • Enforce health and safety precautions
  • Draft a timescale for the job
  • Ensure the workshop equipment is maintained in accordance with Engineering standards, local and statutory legislation, ISO systems and Health & Safety legislation.
  • Cross-train worker teams for maximum production flexibility.

Incumbent Requirements:

  • Proven experience in the production industry
  • BSc/BA in business administration or relevant field is preferred
  • Deep knowledge of production management
  • Understanding of quality standards and health & safety regulations
  • Knowledge of performance evaluation and budgeting concepts
  • Experience in reporting on key production metrics
  • Experience in a managerial role within manufacturing set ups, preferably on a hands-on role.
  • IT literate with a good understanding of all MS Office applications and project management programme.
  • Excellent organizational and leaderships skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong decision-making skills and a results-driven approach

NOTE: This position is open to all nationalities

How to Apply

Kindly send your CV quoting the job title in the email subject Production Manager to on or before Tuesday, 13th March, 2018

Business Administration, Engineering and Technical
Updated: February 27, 2018 — 11:52 am