Nyayo Tea Zones Production Supervisor Job in Kenya

Nyayo Tea Zones Development Corporation

Job Advertisement: Production Supervisor II

Nyayo Tea Zones Development Corporation (NTZDC) was established as a state Corporation under a Legal Gazette Notice No. 30 of 2002, revoking Legal Gazette Notice No. 265 of 1986, with the aim of promoting forest conservation by providing buffer zones of tea and fuelwood to check against human encroachment into the gazetted forests.

The Corporation’s operations are spread over nineteen (19) zones and two factories one in Nandi County and another one under completion in Kirinyaga County.

The Corporation’s major activities are in tea growing, tea factory operations and local sales distribution of value-added teas.

The Corporation seeks to recruit qualified and competent Kenyan citizens to fill the following positions:

Production Supervisor II

Job Purpose: Reporting to Production Manager, the job holder will be responsible for maintenance of safety, supervision of factory workers for effective production of high-quality tea that meets required standards.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Allocating of duties to factory workers and managing their welfare.
  • Liaison between workers and management for effective communication
  • Ensuring effective cost control.
  • Implementing production plans and strategies as per approved policies.
  • Maintaining accurate production records and information
  • Ensuring effective utilization of labour and production resources while minimizing any loss.
  • Requisitioning required material for effective management and supervision of production
  • Performing any other duty as may be assigned from time to time

Person Specification:

Academic Qualifications

  • KCSE C (Plain)

Professional Qualification

  • Diploma in food science or related field

Experience

  • Three (3) years’ experience in production supervision in a manufacturing environment.

Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Computer literate in MS Office and other office application

Requirements

All candidates must meet the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya on leadership and integrity, and obtain appropriate certification from the;

  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)
  • Directorate of Criminal Investigations,
  • High Education Loans Board (HELB).
  • Credit Reference Bureau (CRB)

How to Apply

Interested qualified candidates should submit their applications, enclosing a detailed Curriculum Vitae, daytime mobile telephone contacts, current gross salary, names and contacts of three referees, copies of certified relevant professional and academic certificates and testimonials.

Applicants should indicate the position applied for at the top of the envelope to be received before 13th November 2020 and addressed to the-:

Managing Director
Nyayo Tea Zones Dev. Corp.
P.O Box 48552 – 00100
Nairobi

E-Mail: info@teazones.co.ke
Website: www.teazones.co.ke

Nyayo Tea Zones Development Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualified persons with disabilities and marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Canvassing will automatically lead to disqualification.


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Updated: November 2, 2020 — 8:26 am