Section Head: Production
South African Bank Note Company
Pretoria, Gauteng
Posted 16 May 2019

Job Details

Job Description

Job Summary:

We are looking for an individual to lead, plan, control, coordinate all functions within the production department & ensure that products comply with customer specifications and South African Bank Note Company (SABN) requirements.


Main Responsibilities (not limited to):

  • Ensure effective process flow and resource planning in order to achieve production targets.
  • To ensure proper control of all activities, resources, and assets.
  • Produce product according to set targets & in full compliance with SABN quality standards and policies.
  • Take full control for the balancing and safeguarding of product.
  • Lead, develop, motivate and manage the performance of the team.
  • Adherence to all safety, health, environment regulations & standards and conduct incident investigations.
  • Contribute towards continuous improvement of processes and procedures.
  • Ensure optimal cost control pertaining to, among other things overtime and wastage through increased operational efficiency.
  • Source data, analyse information and produce progress reports to assist management with decision-making.  
  • Analyse information in order to solve problems and offer systemic or situational solutions to problems.
  • Manage, control time & attendance of personnel and provide relevant information in terms of overtime, leave, shift work, standby to HR within set deadlines.
  • Compliance to ISO system and log non-conformances.
  • Engage in value-add activities that are beyond the regular scope of work.

Minimum Qualifications and experience:

  • BSc or BTech in engineering discipline.
  • Production Management qualification (Added advantage).
  • 7 years’ experience within the printing industry or in a production role in a manufacturing environment, coupled with 2-3 years’ experience in a management position.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Leadership.
  • Conflict handling.
  • Negotiation.
  • Production Management.
  • Knowledge of printing industry.