Wednesday , December 6 2023

AECI Food and Beverage Careers – Production Team Leader

Website AECI Limited

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervise the workforce and the production process so that volume targets are met within budgeted costs
  • Monitor and arrange for appropriate adjustments to key production plant parameters to ensure product integrity is maintained and quality standards met
  • Maintain good industrial relations, discipline and the morale of process operators and ensure that all operators are fully trained in process and safety procedures to promote a positive and safe work environment
  • Monitor and control safety systems to ensure safe working at all times
  • Analyse and resolve process, equipment and quality problems as quickly as possible to maintain production continuity
  • Keep production management and other supervisors informed of the status of the plant and any significant process or personal problems to avoid disruption and ensure smooth operation of the plant
  • Prepare and publish daily production reports
  • Ensure that all staff is trained and ready for any emergency i.e. fire and gas escape
  • Generate work orders and safe work permits for plant maintenance and in case of plant breakdowns
  • Responsible and accountable for the effective leadership of the production shift team assigned to your area of responsibility
  • Manage and direct activities with a focus on creating a safe working environment through a zero-tolerance approach to unsafe practices and adherence to manufacturing best practices.
  • Assume subordinate OHS Act responsibilities for the plant
  • Responsible for good housekeeping and safety standards on site
  • Responsible for all quality, safety, health and environmental incidents on shift in designated area.
  • Planning the shift roster
  • Ensures that subordinates have the authority, tools and information required to do their jobs
  • Sets clear goals and standards for subordinates
  • Holds people accountable for their efforts and contribution and applies the necessary recognition and reward or discipline and censure

Job Requirements:

  • Attention to detail
  • Planning and organisation skills
  • Safety awareness

Qualification & Experience:

  • Grade 12 with Mathematics and Science
  • NQF 4 Chemical Plant Operation, advantageous
  • Production Management or Chemical Engineering diploma, advantageous
  • Minimum 5 years in chemical production environment
  • Minimum 2 years in Supervisory capacity
  • Computer literacy – MS Word, MS Excel, Lotus Notes and SAP.
  • Basic understanding of Process Plant and the importance of maintenance
  • Operational knowledge of the relevant legislation

Job Details:

Company: AECI Limited

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Waltloo, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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