Deadline: 28 Jul 2018.
Date posted: 17 Jul 2018.

Location:Dar es Salaam.


Job Summary

This position is responsible for all shift activities including the planning and scheduling as well as acting as a liaison with material handling. Directly responsible for the supervision of 10 - 15 subordinates group/team leaders who in turn supervise other 30 - 40 employee in production. The position is responsible for the overall direction, coordination and evaluation of these production units. The holder of this position will carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the policies and applicable laws. Must be able to train, plan, assign and direct work, apprise work performance, rewarding, discipline employees, addressing complaints and resolving complains.

Main Roles & Responsibilities

  • Staffing production lines
  • Training and coaching new production employees
  • Ensure that standard operating procedures, government regulations, good manufacturing practices and safety guidelines are followed
  • Ensuring production line efficiencies are maintained and products are made in good quality
  • Prepare production reports and data for management
  • Communicating and work to resolve all production issue on time
  • Ensure all production lines are learned and maintained
  • Perform staffing analysis, and schedule as well as plan for new jobs
  • Enforces production rules, monitors attendance and provide corrective action where necessary
  • Conduct performance evaluation for subordinates
  • Recognize and solve problems by identifying the cause, determining solution and implementing corrective actions
  • Interface effectively with all departments to ensure that the customers of the company are all attended to meet their needs
  • Meet all the production target as set by the Production Manager
  • Build up a production team that recognizes the need for the team work to archive production targets
  • Install professionalism when dealing with customers’ orders in all member of your team
  • Manage and develop production employees to achieve established goals of safety, environmental performance, production volume, quality services and cost
  • Develop and implement continuous improvement within the department employees through regular feedback, coaching and training
  • Managing and measuring work by clearly assigning responsibilities for task, set clear objectives and measures, monitor processes, progress and results
  • Set the vision for the production team by developing and adhering to a work plan to attain this vision
  • Develop and oversees the implementation of the production policy and operating manuals
  • Ensure cost cutting in term of utilities, utilization, and time management in all production procedures
  • Continuously work towards minimizing time, improving quality and raw material control in all production processes
  • Any other duties by assigned by your superiors

Qualifications & Experience

  • Minimum Diploma or VETA equivalent in Sciences, Engineering and other related field
  • 3 - 5 years experience in a leadership position in production, operations
  • Knowledge of KAIZEN principle is a plus
  • Prior experience in metal manufacturing is a plus
  • Experience in cost reduction, production efficiency improvements and continuous improvement activities are also desirable
  • Excellent Knowledge in Production and Construction industry

  • Attention to detail
  • Fostering team work
  • Performance management
  • High degree of initiative and motivation in order to achieve expected results.
  • Computer competency is a must.

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