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  • Posted: Jan 21, 2019
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Founded in 1987 by the Chedda family, Kenafric Industries Limited is one of the largest manufacturers of Confectionery, Food, Footwear, and Stationery products in Kenya. Kenafric employs over 1500 people directly and touches the lives of more than 7500 people indirectly. The vision of the founders and relentless hard work over 25 years has given Kenafric ...
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    Shift Supervisor

    Job Description



    • Ensure daily safety training is conducted and follow up is done to have accident free environment.
    • Achieving Targeted OEE for VS and Manpower planning for the cell to optimize all resources provided.
    • Ensure set targets on quality and quantity are achieved as required by the customers.


    • Managing the implementation of the departmental strategy while monitoring implementation in the scope areas in line with the production strategy, policies, processes and procedures achieve the institutions objectives.
    • Ensuring proper production planning product wise and follow up weekly, daily and hourly production planning to meet customer expectation.
    • Monitoring and following up stream production output to ensure maximum production efficiency is achieved.
    • Planning and scheduling personnel and equipment to reduce bottle neck and process problems.
    • Raise Material requisition based on product planned.
    • Responsible talent management in the department including coaching, mentoring, developing, motivating, training and evaluating staff to achieve highest levels of performance.
    • Generating and analyzing value stream performance measures.
    • Identifying and matching skill matrix for employees during job allocation.
    • Bench-marking and implementing best practices in manufacturing & other respective areas of work
    • Implementing product quality, customer & Service Excellence and Change initiatives to achieve desired business plans and culture


    • Financial Resources/ Other Key Resources/Assets
      • Machinery
      • Finished Goods
      • Raw Materials
      • Employees
    • Direct Reports (Jobs reporting to this position)
      • Machine Attendant
      • General Workers.



    • Supply Chain.
    • Human Resources
    • Engineering




    Job Specifications

    Academic Qualifications

    Diploma in Industrial Engineering

    Professional Qualifications


    Key Drivers

    Job / Functional Skills:

    • TPM – Total Productive Maintenance
    • Leadership skills
    • Supervisory skills

    General Skills:

    • Teamwork
    • Communication Skills
    • IT skills
    • Customer Service
    • Time Management


    • Customer Centric
    • Ownership
    • Continuous Improvement
    • Leadership

    Relevant Experience:

    At least 5 years of relevant experience in the stationery field.

    Method of Application

    Interested candidates may send their CV quoting the job title in the email subject (Shift Supervisor) to

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