Factory Operations Supervisor Job in Western Kenya

Job Title: Factory Operations Supervisor

Location: Western Kenya

Our client in the manufacturing industry located in the Western region of Kenya is looking to recruit and engage a Factory supervisor.

Candidates who match the below job profiles and are encouraged to apply for the position.

Job Description

The Factory supervisor is responsible and accountable for (but not limited to) the following:

  • Ensure that the production machines are running and operated at optimum level.
  • Ensure that the daily plant production meets the standard quality and planned quantity as per the production schedule.
  • Coordinate all the logistics from the central plant to the warehouses operations.
  • Inspect, service and repair components of the production machines.
  • Optimising the human resources headcount at the shop floor at all times.
  • Ensuring that the safety standards and working conditions at the shop floor are secure.
  • Establish a preventative maintenance program in cases of accidents and incidents at the place of work.
  • Ensuring that the staff are well kitted in the standard and proper PPE, s when operating inside the factory.
  • Ensure that the daily attendance reports are shared with the head office.
  • Tests and quality control as per KEBs standards.
  • Prepare working rota, staff wage bill verses the actual production and work order.
  • Liaise with the factory management and stakeholders on matters shop floor production and operations.
  • Ensure staff records are maintained and updated at all times.
  • Ensure that the safety policy on accidents and incidents at the site are observed in cases of such eventualities at the shop floor.

Requirement and Qualifications

  • Diploma in any business related studies.
  • 2 years working experience in a supervisory level.
  • 3 years experience in working in a factory.
  • The candidate must have the ability to apply data to formulas in excel and computer graphics.
  • Computer knowledge as most plants use computerized equipment.

How 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: jobs1@hcsafrica.com with ‘’Factory Operations Supervisor’’ on the Subject line.

Candidates MUST indicate their Current and Expected salaries.

Business Administration, Engineering and Technical
Updated: June 10, 2020 — 11:47 am