Kentegra Biotech Shift Manager Job Vacancy at EPZ Athi River

Kentegra Biotech

Position Title: Shift Manager

Location: EPZ Athi River

Work Schedule:

Will be required to work on shifts

Qualifications & Skills

  • Degree in Chemical Engineering or a suitable equivalent from an accredited university
  • Supervisory work experience of at least 4 years in a manufacturing or production set-up
  • Demonstrable ability to lead a team and provide adequate guidance
  • Decisive, Excellent communicator
  • Good working knowledge of Health and Safety Legislation
  • Team player with a positive attitude towards work and colleagues
  • Positive Attitude and ability to work in fluid and dynamic environments

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Training and motivation of staff in the Factory
  • Coordinates production activities by ensuring the shift set targets are met
  • Play an active part in plant continuous improvement plans
  • Organizes machine cleaning and maintenance of highest level of housekeeping standards putting in place KAIZEN concepts and principles
  • Ensure shift production records are properly maintained and preparation of production reports
  • Does shift production planning and ensures proper execution of the same
  • Enforces health, safety and environmental rules and regulations in line with the company policy and ensure employees work safely and prevention of damage to property and equipment
  • Maintenance of discipline and order as per laid down Disciplinary procedure
  • Manages production performance by checking the overall equipment efficiency against the production output
  • Works closely with shift operation
  • Plans for machine maintenance and takes active part in autonomous and preventive maintenance
  • Research, development and trials for new products
  • Ensures product quality as per the laid down quality standards
  • Data capturing, and entry into the system for the generation of various production reports for
    management information system
  • Conduct data analysis to come up with trends of performance in production and material usage

Please apply only if you fulfill the above criteria.

Email your application as one word/pdf document with the title Shift Manager, EPZ to by 3rd February 2023.

Female applicants are especially encouraged to apply and only successful applicants will be contacted.