NOT Getting Job Interviews? Get A Professional CV Today. Click Here For Details


Engineering Jobs, Brites Management Jobs

Position: Production Manager-Oil Refinery Company

Nature of Job:            Full Time

Location:                    Nakuru

Salary Range:                  150K-200K

Duties and responsibilities

  • Plan a production schedule for the job
  • Implement and control the production schedule
  • Review and adjust the schedule where needed
  • Determine the human resources required
  • Determine the material resources required
  • Manage human and material resources to meet production targets
  • Make decisions about equipment use, maintenance, modification and procurement
  • Work out and implement standard operating procedures for production operations
  • Ensure that standard operating procedures are adhered to
  • Ensure implementation and adherence to health and safety procedures
  • Set product quality standards
  • Monitor quality standards of products
  • Implement and enforce quality control and tracking programs to meet quality objectives
  • Analyze production and quality control to detect and correct problems
  • Determine and implement improvements to the production process
  • Prepare and maintain production reports
  • Monitor and review the performance of staff and organize necessary interventions for improvement
  • Estimate production costs and work to reduce production cost
  • Set production budgets

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering/Food Science/Chemistry or any other field but with relevant experience
  • 5 plus years’ relevant experience as a Production Manager in a busy Oil refinery company / or a Soap Manufacturing Company/ a combination of both is preferred
  • Knowledge and experience in production and manufacturing processes and techniques
  • knowledge of raw materials
  • knowledge of quality systems and standards
  • knowledge of health and safety standards and compliance
  • knowledge of process improvement techniques
  • knowledge of business, finance and management principles
  • knowledge of human resource principles and practices
  • knowledge of machines and tools

Key Competencies

  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Planning, organizing and leading a team
  • Co-ordination and control
  • Time management
  • Attention to details
  • Decision-making
  • Communication skills

How To Apply

Qualified candidates should send their CV’s quoting relevant skills, experience and qualifications to jobs@britesmanagement.com

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.