Job title: Operations Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Packaging
Expertise: Engineer - Industrial Operations Manager
Location: Germiston
Job published: 2021-04-21
Job ID: 33912
Contact name: Jan van Dyk
Contact email:

Job Description

Leader in the plastic packaging industry seeks an experienced Operations Manager to assume responsibility for Materials, Production and Maintenance activities at 2 manufacturing sites. Position is based in Germiston.

For the position you would be required to have:

  • B. Eng/ B. Sc in Engineering (Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical)
  • Minimum of 8 years’ production management experience in a manufacturing environment

A plus if you also bring:

  • Experience in Extrusion and Thermoforming

Responsibilities would include you to:

  • Manage Production, Maintenance and Engineering teams
  • Ensure all production targets are met
  • Manage SHE and Quality teams
  • Production and capacity planning
  • Ensure availability of plant
  • Preventative and scheduled maintenance plans
  • Manage engineering related projects
  • OPEX and CAPEX
  • Oversee and manage all new products and technical projects from initiation to customer acceptance
  • Ensure raw materials are available for production and that finished products are stored safely and securely
  • Maintain good housekeeping practices

This is a senior role and the remuneration on offer is around R120k CTC per month

Please apply online or contact Jan van Dyk on 021 – 531 2015 for more information