We are seeking a highly qualified Senior Manager/General Manager-Production on our plant leadership team to continue moving our organization to even larger levels of food quality, safety, and production efficiencies within our dried vegetable, dried fruit and fruit chips processing unit. Candidate must have strong background and experience in Dehydrating Processing Unit of Dried Fruits/herbs/Vegetable and well educated about the principle methods of drying machines and Instruments.
In this role you will be responsible for:
•Complete production process including production planning, initiation of capital expense requests, scheduling of maintenance for all equipment upkeep and timely execution.
•Training, building efficient team and keep them motivated for smooth production under conducive environment.
•Manage the facility’s financial performance to assure that a quality product is provided at the least possible cost.
•Achieve all globally recognize health, food safety guidelines and quality standards.
•Ensure food hygiene standards and train employees on food hygiene methods and practices.
•Become a technical subject matter expert in dehydration of vegetable, fruit & herbs.
•Accept a challenging environment where solving problems, continuous learning, and a high technical aptitude is the norm, not the exception.
•Be humble, inquisitive, patient, collaborative and resilient. Liaison among different departments, e.g. suppliers, managers& sales as required.
Candidate must have (Minimum Qualification):
•Diploma or a Bachelor’s degree in Food Science, Chemical Engineering or related discipline.
•6-8 years relevant industry experience as a superintendent, production manager, or small part manager in any fruit or vegetable dehydration manufacturing unit.
•Good communication skills – English or local Language of Pakistan (Urdu).
•Direct leadership experience over managers or supervisors.
Candidate may have (Preferred Skills):
•Working knowledge of food safety best practices (SQF, FSSC 22000, ISO 9001, HACCP, QC, and BRC)
•Basic computer skills (spreadsheets, MS Office and emails)
Salary: Depend on Experience