Distell Vacancies Stellenbosch – Packaging Team Leader

Website Distell

Job Description:

Leading a production team and overseeing the smooth operation of machines & equipment and attainment of production plan.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the relevant process control is applied to produce a product which complies with quality specifications
  • Development and motivation of subordinates.
  • Managing administrative duties i.e. compile OEE sheets, declare Production Order variances, compile claims, etc.
  • Minimising losses and write-offs.
  • Improve OEE. (Overall Equipment Efficiency).
  • Limiting rework or non-conformance.
  • Facilitate the Mini business operating principles, processes and practices as per E2 (A lean manufacturing programme)
  • Reducing unplanned downtime.
  • Attending various meetings i.e. Level 2, Safety, Multilevel, Problem solving and Service level Agreements

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to organise resources and effectively delegate tasks to subordinates
  • Can set controls over arrangements, follow up and evaluate task execution.
  • Create conditions that ensure followers are willing, able and allowed to be productive, display initiative and perform job related activities.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
  • Ability to facilitate performance management.
  • Ability to effectively coach and develop subordinates.
  • Sound conflict handling skills
  • 2-3 years’ experience in a high-speed, high-tech packaging environment
  • Qualified Mechanical / Electrical artisan (Trade certificate)
  • NQF 5 Manufacturing management certificate or equivalent tertiary qualification
  • Ability to develop and evaluate alternative courses of action and being aware of all criteria that has to be satisfied to address a problem.
  • Ability to develop a clear vision for subordinates and involving team members in creating a shared vision
  • Ability to display confidence. Through perseverance and resilience, can stay with a task and display the required energy to achieve objectives and outputs.
  • Knowledge of ISO and HACCP quality management systems

Job Details:

Company: Distell

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Stellenbosch

Application Deadline: N/A


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