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Job Number: PTLBVL

Production Team Leader- Bellville


Date posted: 27 Nov 2018

Preferred start date: 01 Jan 2019

Application closing date: 04 Dec 2018

Employment type: Full-time

Location: Bellville

Shift: Shift

Travel: no

Production Team Leader

The successful incumbent will be responsible to effectively manage and lead the activities of staff on their allocated shift.

Supervise operation of process to ensure required production rates, PTP (95%), maximum availability (85%) and specified quality standards are achieved with the minimum Palletiser Returns (0.25% of number cases made), MUV and Operating costs kept to minimum, OEE of 60%

Monitor plant maintenance requirements and initiate reporting of requirements and concerns for action by shift crews and maintenance departments

Monitor plant housekeeping and delegate tasks to ensure all areas kept in best possible condition

Participate in Root Cause Analysis and other Continuous Improvement Initiatives

Consumable costs are kept to an absolute minimum

Ensure corrective action with regard to log saw blades

Ensure accurate completion of documentation within specified time constraints

Ensure crew has adequate training which has been documented

Develop Personal Development Plans with subordinates

Apply all company disciplinary ad grievance procedures

Address conflict situations

Manage attendance and shift manning requirements

Supervise all work performed to ensure that applicable procedures and standards re followed

Provide the necessary leadership to the shift under his/her control, particularly in resolving problems quickly

Set an example as a supervisor by upholding and adhering to all company policies, procedures, standards and work instructions at all times

Be responsible for all safety concerns and all unsafe conditions and the immediate and appropriate response to such situations while on shift



Grade 12/NQF4 (with mathematics or science)
Recognised trade qualification
Recognised production management and supervisory qualification


5 years’ supervisory experience in supervising a production team in a FMCG environment preferably tissue converting
Computer literacy essential
Experience with a recognised quality assurance system, such as ISO 9001


Proven leadership skills, self-confident
Reliable, with above average attendance record
Interpersonal and communication skills
Aptitude for mechanical principles and problem solving ability
Acute attention to detail
Assertive and at ease with delegating tasks