Western Cape Traffic Department Vacancies – Plant Manager

  • Full Time
  • Durban

Website Drake International

Job Description:

Our Client, who has a well established food production plant on the South Coast of KZN is looking for a qualified & experienced individual to oversee day to day factory operations from Production, Quality Control, Maintenance, Finance, and Staff Management.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Attend committee meetings when required to do so
  • Work closely with the Health and Safety committee to ensure that all related regulations are followed
  • Oversee factory expansion projects which involves dealing directly with Contractors, Architects, Engineers etc.
  • Maximizing efficiency in the factory
  • Assist the Financial Manager who will prepare and control budgets, track cash flow, optimize expenditure and present budgets to the Board annually for approval
  • Work closely with Production Managers – analyze data with a view to improving and maximizing the usage of equipment
  • Oversee day to day factory operations, working closely with Line Managers (Production, Quality Control, Maintenance etc.)
  • Attend Board Meetings and present detailed Operations Report at these meetings
  • Linking production with the sales and the marketing strategy
  • Oversee HR/IR

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in financial management and budgeting
  • Good understanding of certified food quality programs would be advantageous
  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • 10yrs+ experience as a Plant Manager/General Manager/Factory Manager in a manufacturing or food production environment is essential
  • Knowledge of business functions (Finance, HR, Operations etc.)

Job Details:

Company: Drake International

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Durban

Application Deadline: N/A

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