Plastics Production Supervisor Job in Nairobi (80K)

Job Title: Production Supervisor – Plastics

Nature of Job: Full Time

Industry: Plastics Manufacturing

Salary: KShs 80,000.00

Job Location: Nairobi

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop, review and implement company policies, procedures and practices that support attainment of company goals and objectives in respect of production of products;
  • Utilization of the company’s available resources to follow-up and achieve targets in respect to the overall targets of the day;
  • To research and develop new products in relation to the company’s capacity and available resources;
  • Developing an action plan to make the targets viable
  • Evaluating / adjusting on products formulations to make them cost effective and compete well at the same time maintain the required quality
  • Educating the other staff members on good manufacturing practices
  • Ensuring workforce discipline is maintained within the set working hours and regulations by liaising with the production supervisors
  • Evaluation on the cost of production both direct and indirect on frequent basis to enable running at minimum cost levels and still producing quality goods
  • Presentation and preparation of reports which are submitted to the Board of Directors for further action plan
  • To seek assistance from the Board of Directors or immediate boss in terms of administrative or management problems
  • To control and reduce on the rejection sale at all levels of operations and to be responsible for accountability (liaising with the Quality controller)
  • Reporting all sales issues to the MD on behalf of the sales team
  • Carry out any other duties at the request of the Managing Director as may be assigned from time to time

Key Results Area and Qualifications

  • Diploma / Degree in any Engineering field
  • Experience. At least 5 years relevant experience in a busy plastic manufacturing company
  • Key skills and qualities. Good communication and reporting skills, good analytical skills, self-driven and result oriented.
  • Improvement of production efficiency and yields per batch per day
  • Reduction of production costs and utilization of raw materials
  • Development of new products ranges
  • Maintain and sustain product quality within acceptable market standards
  • Maintain and optimize staff levels within acceptable labour cost levels

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send CVs quoting relevant skills and experience to

Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Nairobi Kenya

Nairobi Region

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Updated: July 24, 2021 — 11:06 am