Job title: Production Manager (Food)
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 8 to 12 years
Salary: R900000
Job published: 15 September 2020
Job reference no: 2294762342

Job Description

Excellent career opportunity for innovative, forward thinking Food Production Manager. Reporting to the Operations Director you will be responsible for:

  • Manage production processes, procedures, implement best practice tools, and drive continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Manage and implement cost-effective systems to control capital and operating expenditure.
  • Drive a clear sense of objectives and direction to the team. Guide supervisors and ensure KPI’s are met.
  • Ensure compliance with Food Safety, Hygiene, quality, and ensure staff is trained to the required standards. Be a member of the food safety commitee.
  • Ensure production complies with environmental systems and legislation.
  • Manage the Health and Safety system for the plant department and sit on SHE committee.
  • HR – Ensure compliance with Labour Legislations and company policies and procedures.

 Qualification and experience

  • Mechanical / Chemical Engineering / Food Technology/ Operations Degree or Diploma
  • Minimum of 10 years Previous Production experience
  • Minimum of 5 years Previous Management experience
  • SAP knowledge, specifically concerning PP and MM
  • HACCP/ FSSC Knowledge