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  • Posted: Aug 17, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • For over 100 years, Nestl South Africa has delivered on its Good Food, Good Life promise to its consumers, ensuring that they are always able to access our established, well-loved brands as well as new and innovative products that respond to their evolving needs. We exist to DELIGHT our CONSUMERS who have enabled the growth of our business and company by ...
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    Team Leader (Production)

    Position Summary

    People, Passion, Perfection. At the core of what we do at Nestlé we’re led by a commitment to the health and wellness of our customers, a passion for quality and perfecting our promise to deliver good food and a good life. With over 308000 employees worldwide and a history that spans over 150 years, we’re known as “best place to work” and “the world’s biggest food and beverages company”.

    We're looking for a Production Team Leader. The main purpose of the role is to manage a designated team, plant and materials in a culture of performance monitoring, review and action, open communication, employee involvement and employee relations, continuous improvement in support of achieving organization mission and objectives.

    A day in the life of a Team Leader (Production)

    Plant Performance/Efficiency Management

    • Analyze output/efficiency on a shift basis and take the appropriate action

    • Apply all the elements of GIN 23.010

    • Ensure compliance with all output recording procedures

    • Make recommendations for continuous improvement of the plan and assist or make corrective action where possible.

    • Assist in plant trials for new products/operation.

    • Recommend improvements to existing products or operation, raw materials and packaging used, and assist or make corrective action where possible

    • Ensure plant start up and shut down procedures are followed

    • Repair and organize repairs to machines in the case of breakdowns.

    • Plan maintenance outages and ensure that equipment remains in excellent condition

    • Approve all changeovers/setups before production commences

    • Assist and agree with Industrial Engineer on plant line and labour standards

    Innovative and Improvement

    • Promote Continuous Improvement and seek new and improved methods of working in order to increase efficiency in the overall production process

    • Manage Teamwork to ensure continuous improvement of all activities and resources within the organization.

    What will make you successful

    • Degree/ ND in Eng, Manufacturing or Food Tech. with English and Maths in Matric

    • Min. 3 years experience in food manufacturing environment

    • Computer Literate

    • Experiance working in Noodles Plant will be an added advantage

    • Exposure to world class manufacturing systems

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Nestle on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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