Plant Manager 61024 - Unique Personnel, Port Elizabeth

  • Port Elizabeth
  • Salary: (Negotiable)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: Manufacturing
  • Posted by Unique Personnel on Thursday, May 14, 2020
  • Reference: 61024
  • Apply before Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 18 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Unique Personnel

The purpose of this position is to ensure total control over the pallet repair plant and to achieve maximum results for the shift. The Plant Manager is required to manage (with the assistance of 2 Supervisors) a complement of between 68 waged staff members to ensure maximum output at acceptable quality standards, within budget and without any damage to the environment or injury to the employee.

Day to day HR and IR functions to be professionally managed to ensure that employee satisfaction as well as good communication and resolution between management and employees are achieved.

Key Accountabilities:
• Developing a strong culture aligned to our Vision, Mission and Values
• Production planning and control
• Supervising and motivating of subordinates
• Managing plant cost, production, ensuring high physical throughput.
• Ensuring the plant is fully manned with trained staff on Work and Safety procedures.
• Planning and executing preventative maintenance programs in respect of plant and property.
• Ensuring the OHS Act and Safety procedure are adequately maintained according to Company standards
• Supervising the issuing and use of tools, equipment and PPE
• Brilliant implementation of all processes and procedures
• Maintaining accurate reporting of production and stock, participating in regular audits
• Maintaining of high quality standards and procedures to meet maximum customer satisfaction

Key Administrative Duties:
• Daily Production Sheet
• Daily Foreman Reports
• Daily Attendance Registers
• Daily PPE Issues
• Foremen Daily Checklists (As per required quantity)
• Foremen Weekly Checklists ((As per required quantity)
• Quality checklist for Repairers
• Forklift Checklists
• Incident Investigations / Non-Compliance and Corrective Actions Feedback
• Foremen Job Cards & Downtime Analysis
• Housekeeping Audits (As per required quantity)
• PQS Audits (As per required quantity)
• Monthly PQS Corrective Actions
• Review Forklift Exception Reports and implement control measures

Skills and Knowledge:
• Well developed communication skills (verbal & written)
• A sense of urgency regarding work duties, regarding accuracy and detailed results
• Ability to work successfully in a matrix structure
• Display numeric skills and computer proficiency
• Supervisory skills with an extensive knowledge of Industrial Relations
• Administration of stock levels, raw material usage etc
• A well-balanced person who can focus and perform under pressure

Candidate Requirements

• Essential: Matric with Production Diploma (beneficial)
• Preferred: Knowledge of Six Sigma will be an added advantage • 3 to 5 years production experience as well as working in a strong unionised environment
• 3 to 5 years experience of supervising and motivating staff
Apply before Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 18 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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Unique Personnel boasts over 40 years (established in 1970) of personal and staffing experience, so it's not surprising that even though our main focus has been providing on South African Staffing Solutions, we now recruit internationally for over 5000 clients.

We pride ourselves as a service-driven, total recruitment staffing solution for all our clients and job seeking candidates. Unique Personnel has screened, referenced and interviewed all of our top candidates in South Africa alone.

Positioned mainly in the Financial and Commercial sector, you can rest assured that our highly effective Permanent and Temporary Employment Divisions will provide you with top calibre financial personnel and corporate staff.

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