Elex Products Head of Production Job in Kenya

Elex Products Limited

Job Title: Head of Production

Reporting to the Managing Director

Gross Pay: Shs. 40,000

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Production planning – forecast, plan, implement and control production schedule for the job and review and adjust where necessary.
  • Determine the human and material resources required and manage them to meet production targets.
  • Monitor and review the performance of staff and organize necessary interventions for improvement
  • Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities.
  • Implement standard operating procedures for production operations and ensure they are adhered to
  • Implement and enforce quality control and tracking programs to meet quality objectives.
  • Work with the stores team to forecast and plan for present and future consumption of raw materials to ensure that materials are always available
  • Balance quality, productivity, cost, safety, and morale to achieve positive results in all areas.
  • Liaise with the technicians on decisions about equipment use, maintenance, modification and organizing the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment
  • Review production practices and equipment; make proposals for improvements to ensure that they are maximally effective
  • Manage safety by addressing both physical and employee behavioral related safety issues to ensure minimum unsafe incidents at workplace and compliance with legislation
  • Train and up skill the Production team to ensure highly skilled and trained staff in line with business needs.
  • Develop and maintain production metrics for quality, delivery, and safety.

Requirements

  • Over two year’s similar experience in a manufacturing firm
  • Ability to manage teams
  • High aptitude for problem solving and troubleshooting.
  • Ability to motivate, constructively criticize and build high production teams through exemplary leadership.
  • Excellent planning and organizational skill
  • Ability to plan and prioritize workload with a focus on urgent and important.
  • Excellent Analytical and record management skills
  • Problem-solving skills

How to Apply:

Suitable candidates to send CV and cover letter to Jobs@elexproducts.com by 31st January 2020.

Elex Products Limited is an equal opportunity Employer and does not discriminate the applicants on any basis.


Engineering and Technical, Business Administration
Updated: January 20, 2020 — 12:21 pm