Manager - Production/ Maintenance - RICE

Bhartia Management Consultancy
  • Ghana-Other
  • Confidential
  • 8-13 years
  • 30 Jul 2015

  • Maintenance, Production/ Manufacturing/ Engineering

  • Agriculture/ Horticulture, FMCG/ Foods/ Beverages
Job Description

Job Description

The incumbent is required to supervise entire operations & maintenance, production & planning and day to day administration of a Food Processing unit (Rice Mills). The incumbent will be responsible for the below mentioned responsibilities.

Production Planning & Control

Plan weekly and monthly schedules for production.
Carryout troubleshooting to achieve production targets
Co-ordinate the activities of production as per laid down procedures and standards.
Facilitate and co-ordinate for technology transfer and introduction of R&D products.
Overseeing production & inventory management, for un-interrupted production.

Process Enhancement & Cost Control

Identifying scope for Planning, implementation and monitoring of technological changes to enhance productivity
Modifications in equipment, process flow, working practices, etc for controlling & reducing conversion cost per unit produced.
Conducting test runs on production equipment by providing appropriate operating parameters and ensuring that the test run is implemented smoothly to meet the required objective.
Spearhead value analysis of production cost and manpower utilization.
Conceptualize and implement strict measures in operating procedures to optimize resources and capacity utilization.
Optimize man and machine utilization to achieve pre-set production targets.
Evaluate work center outputs and down time analysis of critical machines with in quality parameters.
Prepare budgets for production department.

Quality / Safety Assurance

Ensure compliance of various quality measures & norms during manufacturing
Co-ordinate in preparation, checking, maintaining and updating documents as per norms.
Involved in preparation and facing of internal and external audits.
Review of laid down procedures and standards for production department to avoid cross contamination.
Developing a framework of quality standards, procedures & systems.
Maintaining the safety awareness level and standards across the production department.
Revamping workflow processes for integration of quality systems and effective implementation of Quality Management systems.

Co-ordinate with inter-departments like warehouse, engineering, Quality control and Quality assurance.
Co-ordinate and ensure planned preventive maintenance of production equipments.
Co-ordinate with Customers for timely deliveries and continual improvements to enhance customer satisfaction.


Planning and scheduling training calendar for the associates.
Impart on-job training and conduct refresher course to improve the skill and efficiency of people.
Reviewing and up-dating competency matrix for associates.
Carry out personal development of the people.


Hands on Experience in Handling Buhler or Satake make of Rice Milling Machineries will be of added advantage. Individuals with experience in OEM and Production Line of Rice Mills will be preferred

Experience: 10 Years of experience in any Food Processing Unit.

Educational: B.E Mechanical Engineer from a college of repute.

Industry Type: RICE

Functional Area : Production Maintenance & Quality

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