Job Description

To deliver production plans and productivity metrics within set quality, OEE, safety, and cost parameters through effective planning, organizing & people management skills



  • Oversee the entire Manufacturing and Factory operations to ensure that client product specification, quality, and plant efficiency are sustained.  
  • Closely Monitor all factory related manufacturing cost and ensure to adhere to approved budgets and secure company savings
  • In conjunction with the Engineering team, Monitor Machine Performance and uphold and ensure adherence to TPM as per the PM roster 
  • Ensure optimal capacity utilization to meet customer demand and supply at minimal costs.
  • Continuously monitor and assess employee, company, and machine productivity levels and roll out corrective measures.
  • Ensure that machines are running on standard cycle time as well as evaluating production systems to improve production throughput, decrease downtime, and maintain safety and product quality.
  • Uphold and enforce all Health, Safety, and Environmental standards.


Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical / Production Engineering (or) it's equivalent.
  • 7 years minimum experience in Production or Technical department in Plastic Manufacturing Industry with 3-5 years experience in a shift supervisory capacity. 
  • Knowledge of ISO Systems, Kaizen, Quality Systems and standard health and safety  
  • Knowledge of good manufacturing practices and lean manufacturing policies and procedures 
  • Have knowledge of mechanical equipment and the ability to diagnose and correct equipment malfunction. 
  • Knowledge of plastics injection molding machine operations, basics of mold design and utilities 
  • Basic proficiency with computer applications and programs including email and Microsoft Office
  • Working experience working on an ERP within a manufacturing environment
  • Ability to work within approved budget and manpower, develop and implement cost-saving measures, and Conserve organizational resources. 
  • TPM – Total Productive Maintenance 
  • Ability to motivate, constructively criticize, and build high production teams through exemplary leadership. 
  • Excellent planning and organizational skill 
  • Ability to plan and prioritize workload with a focus on urgent and important. 
  • Excellent Analytical and record management skills 
  • A willingness to embrace diversity, integrity, and empathy 
  • Ownership and Continuous Improvement 
  • Ability to be adaptable and flexible 
  • Assertive, aggressive, and proactive 
  • Planning, presentation, interpersonal, coordinating, and organizational skills 


Job Details

Level : Management level
Industry : Manufacturing
Salary : Ksh 105,000 - 150,000
Experience : 7 Years
Applications : 4
Locality : Nairobi, Kenya
Eligibility : Bachelor
Company : Kaziweza limite...
Posted By Kaziweza limite... / 09 Jun 2021

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