Leather Footwear Production Manager – Northern Suburbs / CAPE TOWN Seeking for a Prolific Footwear Production Manager to plan, distribute, and coordinate all necessary activities of the different footwear manufacturing phases and ensuring the adher...
Leather Footwear Production Manager – Northern Suburbs / CAPE TOWN
Seeking for a Prolific Footwear Production Manager to plan, distribute, and coordinate all necessary activities of the different footwear manufacturing phases and ensuring the adherence to quality standards of production and productivity pre-defined goals.
· Assembling processes and techniques for cemented footwear construction
· Technology, equipment, machines and tools for lasting and soling in case of cemented footwear constructions.
· Footwear Materials - The characteristics, components, advantages and limitations of a wide range of materials used in footwear production: leather, leather substitutes (Synthetics or artificial materials), textile, plastic, rubber etc.
· Health and safety in the workplace - The body of rules, procedures and regulations related to safety, health and welfare of people in their workplace.
· Calculate the productivity of the production of footwear and leather goods
· Analyse the footwear and leather goods production capacity and collect information concerning human and technological resources
· Establish the manufacturing layout
· Balance the production lines
· Calculate the productivity ratios to be used as a basis for decision-making inside the company
· Follow the entire footwear and leather goods production and make adjustments to the work methods and operative times according to the technical specification of the model, human resources and equipment
· Optimize the production lines and increase productivity
Plan Footwear Manufacture
· Design the manufacturing process for each footwear model
· Plan the stages of footwear manufacturing and operations for production
· Plan the usage of materials and footwear components
· Select machines and equipment
· Plan the workforce
· Calculate direct and indirect costs associated with manufacturing
· Plan the maintenance of machines and equipment
Use Technical Documentation
· Understand and use technical documentation in the overall technical process
Prepare Footwear Samples
· Create, test and verify prototypes or samples of footwear against a predefined set of criteria throughout all stages of the manufacturing process
· Revise the initial design concepts and implement technical improvements
Manage production of footwear or leather goods
· Plan the production of footwear or leather goods according to the company’s objectives, deadlines and available resources
· Distribute, coordinate and control all activities and the various production phases using information from technical sheets and organization and methods
· Strive to optimize quality, productivity and safety
· Collaborate with all linked departments
· Report on production, quality, productivity deviations and propose corrective measures
Use Communication Techniques
· Apply techniques of communication which allow interlocutors to better understand each other and communicate accurately in the transmission of messages
Market Related Salary – Negotiable, depending on experience
The Specific aim of the company is to provide a highly personalised, customer focussed service when it comes to staff recruitment. With a client base ranging from blue-chip corporates through to SMME's, we pride oursleves on achieving this objective through constant monitoring of the market.
Our logo - "Linking Potential with Opportunity" sums up the way we go about our business. Assessment of each client needs, coupled with the career aspirations of our candidates allows us to put forward people we believe will add value to the company they join.
Mainly specializing in logistics and retail related business, we are also well positioned to handle general placements. We are able to assist our clients with candidates on a temporary contractual basis where necessary. Additional service include access to verification services. Positions are advertised on the most relevent media, where there is highest exposure to quality job seekers. Strict screening results in a database of candidates who are checked. Our guarantees are designed to provide peace of mind in a way that ensures the responsibility for filling a position is our prime concern throughout.
SERVICE SOLUTIONS HAS BEEN RATED A LEVEL FOUR CONTRIBUTOR TO BROADBASED ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT - 100% BEE PROCUREMENT RECOGNITION LEVEL