Operations Manager (Ref: KHOM)
Remuneration: Market Related

Position in the Engineering sector in Cape Town - Western Cape
Posted On Thursday 27 August 2020
Job Description:

Leading supplier of high-quality electrical equipment in the low voltage sector seeks experienced Operations Manager to join their growing team

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Main job function


General Purpose

To plan, organize and control production in an organization to ensure that goods are produced efficiently, on time, within budget and to standard.

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

set production budgets

manage production budgets

implement cost control programs

ensure efficient collaboration and co-ordination between relevant departments including procurement, distribution and management


Electrical qualification with relevant managerial exposure/qualification


Must come from similar background

Own vehicle

Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Attention to detail




A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Kay Henderson