Production Supervisor


Namib Mills is recruiting a Production Supervisor, to be based  in Windhoek, Namibia.
  • Control and manage overall production and all related operations at Pasta Polana to achieve quality output
  • Ensure staff, materials and equipment are planned and utilised efficiently and cost-effectively
  • Plan and coordinate maintenance interventions with production requirements, in collaboration with the Foreman: Workshop and Controller: Administration
  • Ensure breakdowns and equipment malfunctioning is attended to speedily by production and maintenance staff, assist where necessary
  • In collaboration with the Foreman Workshop, ensure general maintenance on building and equipment is done speedily
  • Problem identification and solving when staff is not able to and if necessary, stand in for personnel on leave
  • Ensure staff availability according to production and other requirements
  • Assist in developing new products and setting up new production contracts
  • Ensure timeous submission of performance reports as required and ensure that performance is measured, monitored and corrective actions are taken where necessary
  • Assist Quality Assurance with the maintenance of the Quality management and Food Safety systems
  • Handle customer complaints and corrective actions as per the Quality Management System
  • Assist with internal and external audits
  • Ensure the department compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Prepare and attend disciplinary Hearings
  • Continuously assess and improve the efficiencies of the production plant and processes
  • Develop new and existing supervisory staff as well as continuously train staff where necessary
  • Engineering degree (Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical) (NQF 7)
  • OR
  • Engineering Diploma (NQF 6) with 2-3 years relevant experience
  • OR
  • Millwright, Electrician N6 (NQF6) with 2-3 years relevant experience
  • Valid Namibian driver’s License
  • Computer literate with a good mastering of Microsoft Office
  • Proficient in written and spoken English
  • Namibian citizen
  • Must be willing and able to work shifts, weekends, call outs, overtime and public holidays
  • Knowledge of ISO, HACCP and Health and Safety standards will be an advantage
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
  • The Company offers a competitive salary and a range of employee benefits which are market related
  • Namib Mills (Pty) Ltd is an equal opportunity employer
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Certified Copies of Qualifications and Identification Documents (ID)
2. Application
  • Send your Documentation to Human Resources at (not larger than 2MB) with the Subject line “NMPP060923 – PRODUCTION SUPERVISOR: PASTA”
  • Only applications with this subject line will be considered
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