Production Manager – Kitwe, Zambia

Job Details
  • Oversee daily operation of plant
  • Ensure that production stays on schedule and within budget
  • Monitor factory workers to ensure that they meet performance and safety requirements
  • Create ways to make the production process more efficient
  • Carry out quality control programs to ensure that the finished product meets specific level of quality
  • Analyse production data
  • Write production reports
  • Ensure on how best to manage Workers and equipment to meet production goals
  • Ensure that machinery is operating optimally
  • Ensure that Workers receive adequate on going training to enhance skills and facilitate trouble shooting
Candidate Requirements
  • University degree in Metallurgy / related Science
  • Minimum of 5 years experience preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to effectively handle a high volume of work with minimum supervision within specific time frames
  • Quality focused and detail oriented individual
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, 14001 and 18001
  • Strong communication skills and ability to communicate with Managers from other departments and with Senior Level Management
  • Leadership skills – ability to motivate & direct workers
  • Problem solving skills – ability to identify problems and solve them timeously
  • Time management skills – ability to meet deadlines, manage Workers and oneself
This position reports to: Operations Manager
Apply before Saturday, September 30, 2017