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Manufacturing Manager
(Director Designate)
Light to Medium Engineering Works
Krugersdorp


Company Background:

Market leaders in the manufacture of mining equipment used predominantly in hard rock underground applications.

Position Summary:

Responsibility and authority for the entire works with particular emphasis on safety, improvement in output, quality control, reduction of costs, material utilisation, sound employee relations and encouraging continual improvement to work towards becoming world-class and globally competitive. Reporting to the Managing Director with responsibility for more than 200 people.

Key Attributes Required

  • Graduate with a Bachelor of Science Engineering degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering:
  • More than five years experience operating at a factory manager level in a mass production manufacturing organisation with profit and loss responsibility
  • An understanding of modern techniques in a light to medium engineering manufacturing business
  • Experience of leading edge production planning and controlling a production budget, including stock control
  • A good understanding of budgeting and costing systems
  • Sound Industrial Relations experience with up to date knowledge and experience in terms of current Labour Legislation
  • Track record of development and training of staff