Job Title
Shift Leader
Employment Type
Full Time
3 to 5 years
Job Published
04 July 2022
Job Reference No.

Job Description

Reporting to the Operations Manager, your main responsibilities will be to supervise and coordinate the production processes, ensure that lines achieve set out production targets, yield, and Overall Equipment Efficiency (OEE). You will be responsible for the safe and correct operation of the plant under your control using the allocated manpower.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Plan, communicate and handover production or operational procedures
  • Supervise production and personnel
  • Conduct production data checks continuously
  • Conduct hourly factory/ process tours to check GMP’s and assist with production speed and quality specifications
  • Reporting of production variances
  • Ensure production targets and yield are met
  • Ensure maintenance breakdowns are addressed soonest and reported
  • Coordinate human resources activities and resolve personnel problems
  • Administer training to personnel
  • Manage performance of direct reports, ensuring agreement of targets, measuring performance against agreed goals and addressing non-performance issues
  • Maintain a high standard of food safety standards, procedures and quality through the development and progressive evaluation of sound hygiene and housekeeping
  • Compliance to SHE (Safety, Health and Environment) acts and regulations as well as food safety standard and procedures

Our ideal candidate must have:

  • Senior Certificate (Grade 12)
  • Relevant Diploma/ Degree
  • Minimum of 3 years’ supervisory experience in a FMCG environment