• Looking for a Plant Manager for a steel door and steel metal manufacturing company. • To manage large staff compliment in the factory / production. Sound knowledge of manufacturing of steel Doors and steel metal. • Manage the overall operations at the factories by offering technical and commercial leadership to perform as a separate Profit Center (SBU). • Be responsible for the Balance Sheet of the SBU including preparation of operational & development budgets. • Responsible for achieving top and bottom lines as well as growth set by the executive management. • Conduct periodical production review meetings and prepare MIS reports for executive management. • Capable of identifying costs such as indirect, direct, fixed, variable, capital etc in order to arrive at actual unit cost of production for all processes involved in the production in consultation with Accounts Department so that preparation of estimates for both internal and external clients can be facilitated. • Capable of guiding the team in the preparation of offers/ quotations to clients, participation in the tenders and following up on enquiries to convert them into work orders. • Standardize an appropriate organization structure for all the factories to enhance efficiency and develop roles and responsibilities for all employees. • Able to guide the team of workshop managers, production planning engineers, supervisors and technicians in process improvement techniques and continuous improvement programs. • Achieve monthly production targets and meet the delivery requirements of various project sites and establish productivity norms for various processes to monitor productivity. • Monitor and control costs as per the approved budget to achieve profitability targets • Propose improvement schemes for enhancing current production processes, control wastes, minimize reworks & defects and maintain high quality standards as demanded by the clients. • Implement Safety Policies of the company and provide safety training for all employees at the factories to ensure all organization policies, rules and regulations are strictly followed and ensure all employees are working in a safe environment. • Coordinate with QA & QC department in assessing the quality issues, conduct root-cause analysis and implement preventive and corrective actions. • Implement factory maintenance program covering preventive, shut down & predictive maintenance of all factory equipments and machineries to achieve maximum utilization of production capacities. • Review the present documents relating to production processes, procedures and policies and amend them as necessary to enhance the overall efficiency and profitability of the business. • Coordinate with the senior executives and project managers of the Operations Department in order to cater to their priority production requirements and plan production schedule and forecasting. • Acquire, motivate and develop the team including recruitment of additional personnel and organizing mentoring and job-specific training in consultation with HR department.Desired Skills • Knowledge and proven experience in leading & cutting-edge production technology based commercial operations. • Possess technical proficiency as well as a business acumen & commercial judgment.
Manufacturing and Production
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Summary of Duties: - Responsible to manage and grow the category - Oversee supply chain, price structure, competetion activities, distribution and channel activitiy - Develop with trade marketing team activation by channel