Our client in Alrode is currently looking for a production supervisor in their Factory Core Purpose:- To lead...

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1 year ago

Production Supervisor (factory)

Our client in Alrode is currently looking for a production supervisor in their Factory

Core Purpose:-

To lead the workforce by example, demonstrating good communication and understanding of production processes and to supervise production planning and stock control with the aim to maintain quality and control costs (stockholding, re-do, IPF, claims, overtime, etc).


Key Performance Areas:-

  1. Maintain Quality standard and ensure that final product is perfect.

  2. Maintain good H&S requirements, good housekeeping, hygiene and overall cleanliness at all stations.

  3. Setting and meeting of production targets (units per man per month).

  4. Supervise time keeping (late coming, lost time, leaving of workstation early and absenteeism).

  5. Supervise, motivate, discipline, train, develop, mentor and coach all factory associates.

  6. Assist the Factory Manager in all levels of managing production.

  7. Be honest and respectful and maintain good human relationship and problem solving ability to lesson tension in the workplace and develop an understanding with all associates.

  8. Promote teamwork, team spirit and common goal.

  9. Attend monthly meetings and provide regular feedback on problem areas.

  10. Supervise all workstation (quality) on daily basis and activity on the factory floor.

  11. Handel customer queries (outstanding tyres, customer orders, tread application and defective work)

  12. Assist with claim Tyre analyses and identify problematical areas

  13. Assist with monthly stock take and identify slow moving stock and wastage

  14. Monitor of chamber during operation and keep record (pressures, temp and time)

  15. Insure that turn around time is met (First in First out, Colour code and Urgent tyres


Skills and experience required:-

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently as a self- starter within the team.

  • At least 5 years experience and knowledge of re-treading processes.


Qualification required:-

  • Grade 12 / N3 with relevant trade test.