Posted on :
4 Mar, 2011
4 Mar, 2011
The operations manager will act as the overall head of the production and operations functions of the company. He will support his line managers in production management and quality control management. His principal responsibility will be to ensure maintenance and logistic requirements of the production plants to enhance productivity, cost efficiency and raw material management for production. The operations manager reports to the CEO. Responsibilities will include:
Prepare a comprehensive plant maintenance policy and closely monitor its execution.
Directly supervise overall plant functioning and performance to minimize production downtime through breakdowns.
Advise the CEO on key investment decisions concerning machine and equipment and part replacement.
Developing a workable raw material draw down program in consultation with his line managers to ensure consistency in workflow and productivity.
Adequate advance notices to management on spare part requirements and spares held on hand in stock.
Directly crosscheck raw material requisitions against job orders and monitor waste with all jobs executed
Liaise with the storekeeper in prompt requisitioning of raw materials held both on site and at bonded warehouses.
Assist in the promotion of cost efficiency, productivity, total quality, and maximum security
Close evaluation of materials issued for production and output from production, paying particular attention to waste
Determine detailed parameters and guides for accurate measurement of raw materials per job or product type
Required Skills or Experience
The Operations Manager should bring a strong technical expertise in the management of a printing plant and should possess the following characteristics;
First degree in mechanical or electric engineering from a recognized university
5 years relevant work experience in a similar role
Good oral and written communication
Ability to collate relevant technical information and present comprehensive reports on his departmental issues in a timely manner
Excellent leadership qualities in ensuring discipline and productivity within the production department while maintaining the respect and confidence of all his staff
Strong IT background in MS suite
How To Apply
please send all your CV’s to [email protected]