Factory Manager -Kericho, Kenya.

Our client, a leading company in Tea production industry is seeking to recruit the best talent in the region for the position of a Factory Manager. The ideal candidate must have a technical bachelor’s degree in Agriculture. Candidates with experience in tea processing is also mandatory.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee all factory operations including planning of production activities, training, meetings and work schedules.
  • Oversee all materials movement from receiving raw material to operations processes through to storage and shipment.
  • Manage, evaluate and maintain factory processing machinery to ensure productivity and minimal downtime.
  • Preparation, monitoring and controlling of factory budgets.
  • Prepare and submit periodic production reports, periodic updates and plans to the management.
  • Ensure safety and health measures are maintained within the factory at all times.
  • Maintain records & compliance with various government agencies including NEMA, KEBS etc to ensure the company is in good operating standards.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture
  • At least 5 years relevant experience in agri-processing machines and maintenance
  • Good working knowledge of OSHA.
  • Good leadership, managerial and communication skills
  • Proven ability to train, coach and mentor employees in productivity and safety
  • Experience in Tea processing is also mandatory.

Please click on the tab below to apply;

  • Education:Bachelor's Degree.
  • Job Type:Permanent.
  • Location:Kericho, Kenya.
  • Career Level: Upper Mid-Level.
  • Salary:Monthly Gross Salary: Ksh. 200,000 – 250,000 /= (Approx. 2000- 2500 USD) depending on individual skills and experience.
  • Deadline:13th March 2019.