Paper Packaging Production Manager Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

Paper Packaging Production Manager Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

  • Our client is a leading paper packaging manufacturer in Kenya and the East Africa region.

  • They seek to hire a Production Manager to ensure an efficient and productive manufacturing process that meets customer requirements.


  • Manage and evaluate Machine resources to ensure productivity and minimal downtime

  • Establish workflow policies that enhance speed and efficiency without compromising product quality.

  • Ensure customer orders are completed on time and that quality standards and targets are met.

  • Take all necessary actions to manage production costs and improve profitability·

  • Responsible for OTIF (On time in full production).

  • Maintain production control records and provide information to sales representatives, customer service and management with regard to delivery dates, schedules and operational challenges.

  • Schedule, plan and conduct Production Meetings

  • Initiate disciplinary measures as per company disciplinary policy and make recommendations to HR Manager for further action where need be.

  • Coordinate and manage all inventory supplied from warehouse to production to ensure minimum waste and spoilage.

  • Liaising and organizing with engineering department the repair and routine maintenance of production equipment’s.

  • Analyze production reports and advise the CEO accordingly.

  • Oversee workforce of 250+ employees on the shop floor.

  • Participate in shop floor staff recruitment, trainings and coaching.

  • Enforcement of OSHA Regulations and recommendations

  • Develop, Implement, Monitor and Evaluate KPI’s
    and measurement for shop floor team.

    Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical engineering or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering with 15years of experience as a Production Manager

  • 10 years Experience in similar role in manufacturing preferably in Paper Converting Company or printing & packaging.

  • Proven experience as a production manager with deep knowledge of production management.

  • Proven track record of having successfully trained employees in productivity and safety

  • Working knowledge of OSHA regulations

  • Experience in reporting on key production metrics

  • Ability to coach and mentor and motivate shop floor employees

  • Aged between 37 & 45yrs.

  • NB: Male candidates are highly encouraged to apply

    How to Apply

  • If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; kindly send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Export Sales Manager –Paper Packaging) to

  • before 9th June 2021.

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