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  • Posted: Jul 5, 2022
    Deadline: Jul 18, 2022
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    With 11 partners and more than 130 team members, our firm dates back nearly 30 years. We have deep links with the Kenyan business community and in-depth knowledge of the market. We are particularly strong in our tax consultancy services. Many new entrants to the Kenyan and African emerging markets choose us as their financial partners to give them a solid fo...
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    Plant Supervisor

    Job Summary    

    • Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Plant Supervisor will be responsible for reliability and excellence of plant operations and asset management by readily identifying and implementing routine maintenance and work coordination. The job holder will supervise all manufacturing site staff.
    • Main Responsibilities of Job    
    • Actualize daily, weekly and monthly production goals by tracking results, providing frequent feedback, and taking corrective actions as appropriate;
    • Plan, coordinate and execute production processes using available resources to meet target demand and quality targets;
    • Create unity of purpose by ensuring manufacturing processes, resources and manpower are solely for the gain of employer thereby mitigating conflict of interest;
    • Responsible to adhering to operations budget, costs and losses through forecasting, tracking and reporting;
    • Implement business development plans including identification and submission of capital and extraordinary maintenance projects to improve facility operations;
    • Continuously update the management on the manufacturing site progress and  arising issues;
    • Carry out electrical troubleshooting and repair roles;
    • Account for daily manpower numbers/attendance, utilization and output;
    • Provide timely and accurate site payrolls, weekly and monthly payrolls duly signed;
    • Administer and account for section petty cash utilization;
    • Request, seek approval and recruit casual manpower on need basis advised by operation requirements and budget;
    • Ensure induction of new staff and casuals is done accordingly and determine the trainings required for staff development;
    • Ensure staff proceed on weekly off days and annual leave days are exhausted within the calendar year;
    • Report in a timely manner arising and non-compliant manpower issues/security/operation/ issues/reporting;
    • Perform any other duties as entrusted from time to time.

    Required Skills and Qualifications    

    1. Minimum of a Diploma in a relevant Engineering field preferably Mechanical / Electrical Engineering.
    2. At least four (4) years’ relevant experience with at least 2 years at a supervisory level.
    3. Experience in the briquettes manufacturing industry will be a highly added advantage.
    4. High level of Integrity.
    5. Computer application skills – Microsoft Word and Excel.
    6. Excellent communication and leadership skills.

    Method of Application

    Interested candidates are requested to forward their updated CVs to by 18th July 2022, stating the subject heading “PLANT SUPERVISOR” clearly indicating their current and expected remuneration (MUST), daytime telephone contacts, and addresses of three referees. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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