Graduate engineer from a recognised University / Institute of Technology.
Post graduate qualification e.g. MBA / M. Tech will be an added advantage.
Age: Preferably between 35 and 45 years
Broad spectrum packaging industry experience complimented with in depth manufacturing exposure in any one of the above mentioned disciplines stated in order of importance and significance.
Plant Management Experience: previous experience is a pre-requisite. The Operations Manager / Director will be required to control operations at both sites.
Project Management Experience: Significant capital project and technology change / absorption projects are to be managed.
Budgetary Control: P&L responsibility for the various manufacturing disciplines.
World Class Performance / Manufacturing Excellence: previous experience is again a pre-requisite as is the ability to promote learning and training in the various disciplines involved. KPI measurement, TPM, Spoilage Reduction and other Operational Improvement programmes are a major area of focus moving forward.