Line Supervisor (CR310)

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Full Time
  • Post Date: 2 Oct 2019
Job Description

Our client in Stellenbosch is looking for a qualified Line Supervisor to join their ever expanding FMCG business.


* Be familiar with production schedule to plan CIP’s, changeovers, raw materials and maintenance

* Keep shift manager updated on problems

* Strive to continuously improve line efficiencies

* Liaise with QC department to ensure all control measures are monitored and recorded

* Ensure good housekeeping throughout manufacturing process

* Ensure change parts are clean and stored accordingly

* Ensure access control is in place and enforced

* Ability to do fault finding on all equipment on the line

* Liaise with technical dept. to ensure all equipment is running efficiently

* Manages staff as per company policies

* Ensure all relevant documents are accurately completed by the end of each shift (dashboards, job cards, raw materials issued, stock produced etc.)

* Ensure shift handover takes place 30 minutes prior to shift start/end. Do walkthrough the factory prior to shift start

* Ensure health and safety procedures are adhered to at all times.


* Matric

* Tertiary Qualification in production related field or previous experience in similar role

* Basic knowledge of BCEA and disciplinary procedures

* Ability to operate all line equipment

* Sound knowledge of production processes

* Working knowledge of Food Safety (HACCP/FSSC) and SCADA systems advantageous

* Basic Computer literacy

* Dependable and great work ethic

* Willing to work overtime and over weekends

* Proven Leadership skills

* Exceptional organising and planning abilities

* Ability to analyse and troubleshoot, conceptual thinking

* Ability to manage work to deadlines

* Concise and effective communication

* Ability to coach and transfer skills and knowledge

* Deliver what plan is required, shift work

* Team player!


R11029, non-negotiable


7 AM – 4PM / 8AM – 5PM

Scheduled standby duties after hours

Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR310 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format to  Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 1 week.