Vacancy: Ptoduction Manager( Manufacturing)

Date 22 Jan 2018
Working Experience 5 - 10 Years
Education Level First Degree
Application Deadline 31 January 2018
Job Type Permanent/Full Time
Industry Others
Salary Range Not Specified
Qualifications  Experience in chemical production, familiarity with industry standard equipment and technical expertise  Strong organizational, managerial, and problem solving skills. Acts as a self-directed, “hands-on”, problem-solver and leader with the ability to multi-task several projects and deliver high quality and timely results.  Knowledgeable of production standards.  Expert in the use of Mechanical equipment.  Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to provide technical direction to junior employees. Minimum of Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry or M.Sc in Manufacturing/ Production Management
Region Greater Accra

Job Summary:

To oversee all daily operations of the factory by providing effective related services related to production ( raw materials and finished products), quality control, maintenance and spare parts.



  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement in areas of quality and cost production

  • Estimate the resources which are required to produce including but not limited to hiring personnel, managing funds and coordinating all necessary packaging for a smooth production

Production planning

  • Plan, coordinate and control manufacturing/ production processes to ensure that products are efficient and that the correct amount is produced at the right cost and level of quality.

  • Oversee the production process, update and maintain production schedule.

  • Schedule, plan and conduct Production Meetings.

  • Keep accurate production records like waste, final product and downtime.

  • Manage and lead team members to achieve production targets, maintain and control inventory levels and provide exceptional customer service.

  • Ensure that the production is cost effective.

  • Ensure that products are produced on time and are of good quality.

  • Provide direction and overall management of material planning process (to include ordering and releasing) for production and packaging items to meet production department’s needs.

Cost management

  • Estimate costs and setting quality standards for all production activities.

  • Oversees all maintenance activities ensuring that plants and equipment are in good working condition.

  • Implementation of factory strategy to ensure lean manufacturing.

  • Maintain production control records and provide information to sales representatives, customers and management with regard to delivery dates, schedules and operating problems.

  • Schedule, delegate, and ensure performance of all equipment maintenance following maintenance procedures.

Budget management

  • Oversee preparation and submission of annual operating budget to the CEO for review and approval, manage effectively within this budget, and report accurately on progress made and challenges encountered.

Take all necessary actions to manage production costs and improve profitability

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