Production Manager Career in Kenya

Our Client, a plastic manufacturing Company is looking for a Production Manager.

Job Summary: The role is vital to the company as it ensures that the production processes results in high quality products that contribute to maximum profits.

Reports to: Factory Manager

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan a production schedule for the job
  • Implement and control the production schedule and review and adjust where necessary.
  • Determine the human and material resources required and manage them to meet production targets.
  • Implement standard operating procedures for production operations and ensure they are adhered to.
  • Monitor quality standards of products.
  • Implement improvements to the production process.
  • Timely prepare and maintain production reports.
  • Monitor and review the performance of staff and organize necessary interventions for improvement
  • Balance quality, productivity, cost, safety and morale to achieve positive results in all areas.


  • Bachelor’s degree required in engineering, industrial technology/Manufacturing Technology or a comparable discipline
  • Solid computer skills
  • Proven 2+ years’ experience as a production supervisor/Shift Supervisor in a plastics manufacturing industry with knowledge in manufacturing processes techniques specifically injection moulding
  • Knowledge of ISO Systems, Kaizen, quality systems and standards and health and safety will be an added advantage.


  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills
  • Planning and Organizing Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • Problem-Solving Skills
  • Quick Decision-Making and problem solving Skills
  • Time Management skills.

Age bracket: 28 -40 years

To Apply:

Applicants who meet the requirements stated above should send their applications and detailed CVs with a day – time telephone number to the email address: with Production Manager on the Subject line.

Candidates should indicate their Current & Expected salaries

Engineering and Technical
Updated: February 19, 2019 — 12:24 pm