Ensure that all products processed in plant adheres to the Plant Operations Quality Plan.
Coordinate and develop harvest schedule of crops planted by field operations and volume to be received by plant operations.
Coordinate with plant operations the product prioritization in shelling, conditioning and packaging.
Cascade and monitor the execution of packaging schedule.
Reliably complete the production requirement at the plant.
Ensure that sampling requirements are done in every process of product movement.
Ensure the availability of materials used in the production line, coordinate with supply chain and plant operations for availability and on floor inventories.
Quality Management and Auditing
Ensure that plat processes adhere to plant procedures and process work instructions.
Perform periodic auditing of plant processes and measure the compliance of plant operations to process requirements.
Cascade to plant manager and on-site operations the audit findings and ensure the timeliness of corrective actions.
Review the plant work instructions and initiate proposal for improvement (if necessary).
Ensure the implementation of EHS&S procedures, standards and regulations at site.
Perform EHS&S training, coaching and audit to plant operations, visitors, contractors and vendors on-site.
Facilitate the processing of application or renewal of permits maintained by plant to secure the right to operate.
Ensure that all permits and licenses are updated on time.
Represent the company to on-site periodic audits of government regulating bodies. Acquire necessary trainings and certifications.
Ensure the availability of plant equipment for processing and maintain equipment at highest possible efficiency.
Develop maintenance program and schedule for plant equipment.
Monitor the implementation of maintenance activities to plant equipment.
Review the cost and expenses of plant maintenance.
Develop training materials and conduct effective training to plant personnel’s.
Provide reports of production activities/ output to plant manager and other stakeholders on a regular basis.
Assist the plant manager in identifying improvement and capital project requirement of the plant.
Assis the plant manager and plant engineer in implementing capital projects.
Oversee the security of plant personnel, assets and premises.
Initiate purchase request of plant requirements for sustainable operations.
Work on special projects as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree (4/5 yrs) in an applicable scientific discipline is required; Professional certification where applicable
Preferably Mechanical or Electrical Engineering background
5+ years of relevant industry experience, knowledge and skills in a manufacturing / industrial environment
Ability to work in fast paced environment
Ability to effectively communicate and interact with all levels of the organization
Ability to lead and influence project teams and functional leaders
Aptitude to lead and make challenging decisions in any situation
Six Sigma and LEAN Certification or willingness to complete training
Must be willing to travel and have a valid driver’s license
Ability to climb and/or work in elevated areas; standing/sitting for extended periods
Exposure to weather and environmental conditions (e.g., heat, dust, cold)
Willingness to perform overtime hours including weekend and holiday work during seasonal peaks
Physically fit to work at night to oversee night shift activities
the recruitment agency
Agri-One International Limited is an independent, specialized recruitment company with focus on professional positions within the agriculture and food related industry. As a niche recruitment company ...