Production Supervisor

Full Time2 weeks ago
Employment Information
Position Summary

Joining Nestlé means you are joining the largest Food and Beverage company in the world. At our very core, we are a human company driven by our purpose to improve the quality of life and contribute to a healthier future.
Nestlé Nigeria is currently looking for a Production Supervisor will supervise and monitor autonomous maintenance on the production line under his responsibility to meet up with Safety, Quality, and output requirements through a strict follow up of the laid down procedure.

A day in the life of the Production Supervisor

Ensure that all issues relating to safety in his area of work and within the factory are given priority, escalate and follow up on their resolution if he needs a support.  
Maintain Food Safety awareness and its relevance to ensure strict Compliance in the workplace.               
Responsible for performing all hygiene/cleaning operations in production floor areas like replacement of old/worn-out cleaning tools/equipment.               
Responsible to achieve the required quantity of products with a good quality and quantity (net content, wrapping, according to standard specification.
Perform the inventory of his shift and report it to his supervisor on a shifty basis.           
Must ensure that proper shift handover is done according to the Nestle Continuous Excellence standard. 
Act as an End User in the shift, to ensure that all transactions are properly captured in SAP. Serve as relief for line technician during break.    
Fill professionally the production report and other related documents as required.                                                       
To supervise autonomous maintenance, CIL of assets under his control. 
Adequate usage of material according to BOM (Bill of Material).

What Will Make You Successful? 

HND, B.Sc in Food  science/Technology, Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Agricultural Engineering or related field.
Minimum of 4 – 5  years proven experience in at least one of the following Supply Chain functions - Demand and Supply Planning, Detailed Production Scheduling system, Distribution Requirement Planning, Raw & Packaging Material Requirement Planning, etc. .
Good attitude to work and ability to interact and communicate with people.
Demonstration of technical ability by pro-actively confronting machine malfunctions.
Core knowledge of the 10 Principles and expert knowledge in our areas of responsibility. 
Understanding of factory organization and accountabilities and responsibilities.
Basic understanding of NCE.
Understanding of HR procedures and practices and their application E.G. grievance and disciplinary procedures.
Understanding of Standard Operating Procedure, Cleaning Procedure, Operational Module for the Machine under his responsibility.
Understanding of skills knowledge and behavioral requirements of positions under their responsibility (e.g. functional, hygiene, safety, technical, etc)
Understanding of when action must be taken to minimize risks to people, products and equipment.
Knowledge of manufacturing instructions and quality standards
Functional understanding of all equipments.
Ability to carry out basic troubleshooting on the line.
Ability to communicate effectively.