Production Manager



How About: — STELLENBOSCH—, working as a — PRODUCTION MANAGER— for the FMCG industry.

Our client in Stellenbosch is looking for a Production Manager with Dairy experience.


Relevant Tertiary Education (preference will be given to applicants with Degrees)

5+ Years’ experience, extensive knowledge of dairy products with a proven track record of managing a production facility

Quality Control and Food Safety qualifications advantageous

Refrigeration, electrical/mechanical knowledge

Knowledge of Safety legislation

Proficient in Microsoft Office



Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

Take full responsibility for the entire Production Operation (Administration, Planning, Stock, Staffing & Reporting).

Ensure that the factory operates within the parameters of local and national legislation and product specifications are met

Ensure that performance indicators such as Machine Utilization and Labour allocation are optimized and downtime and machine changeovers are minimized

Ensure the profitability and long-term sustainability of the factory through management, accountability, innovation and the implementation of cost savings and improving efficiencies and recommendations where necessary

Develop and implement necessary internal control measures, policies and procedures for the optimum function of the Factory and ensuring consistent and premium quality products are manufactured at all times.

Assist to implement and maintain the Quality Management System

Scrutinize and analyze all current product ranges and identify and develop new SKUs within the capabilities of the business and make recommendations to the Managing Director


Salary: Negotiable depending on experience.




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