Warehouse Supervisor

Ohorongo Cement

Ohorongo Cement is recruiting a Warehouse Supervisor, to be based in Tsumeb, Namibia.
  • Reporting to the Mechanical Maintenance Manager, the incumbent will be responsible to maintain inventory and supplies by receiving, storing, and delivering items, securing warehouse, and supervising staff
  • The incumbent will be responsible to ensure smooth plant operation by controlling and issuing of spares and consumables at Ohorongo Cement
  • Additionally, the incumbent is responsible for the entire diesel management on site, including ordering, receiving, issuing and controls thereof and the management of all special tools kept at the tool store
  • Purchase, coordinate, and process requisitions from the different departments
  • Responsible to purchase within frame agreements, including repair orders
  • Verify items received and sort out all deviations with suppliers
  • Responsible for weekly stock take
  • Update and verify tool store inventory
  • Responsible to receive, check, and process all incoming goods in warehouse
  • Organize the storage of all goods and maintain reasonable, practical, and transparent storage systems for all items
  • Prevent fraud and theft in connection with the warehouse and tool store
  • Monitor all stocks on a quasi-continuous basis and perform regular stock taking as required, especially the year end stock take for audit purposes
  • Initiate re-order for items when a pre-set minimum stock has been reached
  • Organize and ensure an absolutely accurate bookkeeping w.r.t the warehouse, tools store, incoming goods, handed-out goods, and all diesel used on site
  • Identify areas of improvement and establish innovations or improve existing work procedures and practices
  • Responsible to manage warehouse staff
  • Any other related ad-hoc tasks
  • Technical Diploma or a Diploma in Material Handling, Warehouse and/or Stock Management
  • Minimum five (5) years working experience in both purchasing, administration and warehouse management in an industrial operation
  • Good leadership skills
  • Strong administrative knowledge and skills
  • Code BE Driver’s License
  • Experience with purchasing industrial equipment
  • Technical understanding of equipment used in industrial / manufacturing plans or mines
  • Must be computer literate
  • Knowledge and experience in SAP or similar ERP systems is a pre-requisite
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills as well as good organizational skills
  • Ability to work extremely accurate and reliable
  • Fluency in English is a pre-requisite
  • Must be able to work independently, but also in team situations
  • Adhere to health and safety regulations
  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Willingness to learn
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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  • Women and previously disadvantaged people are encouraged to apply
  • No documents will be returned to applicants
  • Deliver Your Comprehensive CV: Ohorongo Cement (PTY) LTD, Plant Sargberg, Human Resources Department
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
2. Application
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