54 FMCG Production Manager - Health Care Manufacturing Jobs in Ethiopia

54 FMCG Production Manager - Health Care Manufacturing Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Summary

  • Under the general direction of the plant Manager, the production manager organizes, plans, directs, coordinates and controls the production and technical activities of the plant.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures that raw materials, other production inputs and requirements for plant operation purposes are fulfilled adequately and in a timely manner;

  • Ensures that production are carried out efficiently;

  • Evaluates the performance of the various activities of the department and takes appropriate measures as necessary.

  • Coordination with engineering manager for plant maintenance activities & quality control department for product quality.

  • Coordinates with warehouse manager for release of material for daily consumption .Controls shifts managers for plant outputs during shifts, including packaging .

  • Production reports for refining section & filling section on daily basis & compiling it for monthly reports.

  • Organize, plan, direct, coordinate and control the activities of the production and technical function of the plant;

  • Ensure that adequate raw materials, other production inputs, facilities are made available on time;

  • Plan, procure and circulate the monthly requirement of packaging and raw material in consultation with warehouse manager

  • Implement the strategic plan and support the Food Safety Management System of the company;

  • Coordinate the planning and implementation of maintenance programs for machinery and equipment;

  • Evaluate the performance of the production process and maintenance activities and take corrective measures to enhance efficiency;

  • Ensure
    the optimal capacity utilization of production machinery;

  • Ensure products produced meet the requirements of the customers, the Food Safety
    Management System of the company and other applicable standards;

  • Develop and implement schemes to improve and enhance plant productivity;

  • Develop and implements operational cost reduction schemes;

  • Ensure procedures and instructions related to production and technical function are properly implemented.

  • Direct worker’s skill upgrading programs;

  • Direct the development and implementation of safety schemes for the plant and workers;

  • Supervise and evaluate the performances of shift managers under the department;

  • Prepare and submits periodic performance reports on daily & monthly basis;

  • Management of by products & their quality.

    Job Requirements


  • Comprehensive knowledge of production processes

  • Comprehensive knowledge preventive and corrective maintenance systems

  • Good knowledge of ISO Quality Management System

  • Good knowledge of Occupational Safety Schemes

  • Ability to plan, coordinate and follow up of activities

  • Good & effective communication skill

  • Leadership &Supervisory skill

  • Ability to work overnight shifts

  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills

  • Team player

  • Good time-management skills

  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

    Qualifications Required

  • B.Sc in Mechanical/Electrical/Industrial engineering


  • Minimum of 10 years; 2 of which in a senior position

    How to Apply

  • Please title your application with subject line: -"Production Manager "

  • Candidates meeting the above-required qualifications are invited to send their CV through careers@54fmcg.com

  • Only those applicants who meet the above criteria will be contacted for an interview.

  • Application deadline: October 05, 2020

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