Manufacturing/Operations Manager

Remuneration: to be discussed
Location: Johannesburg
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Management (Snr – Executive, 5+ yrs)
Own transport required: Yes
Type: Permanent
Reference: #Manufact/Ops Manager
Company: Worldwide Positions

Challenging career opportunity for a suitably qualified candidate with strong business skills, gained in print/labels/packaging manufacturing, to take overall responsibility for the manufacturing and operational requirements within a label manufacturing environment. This is a hands on production/operational role, running and managing a factory.

This is a multi-faceted role encompassing responsibility for:

  • Operational requirements, including budgeting, targets, profitability
  • Hands on production management – print/packaging/label manufacturing
  • Quality management –  label production
  • Maintenance of production (factory) programmes and schedules
  • Equipment (label printing machines) – quality and performance management
  • Waste management
  • Upholding Six Sigma
  • Staff development and recruitment


  • Relevant Tertiary qualification in print technology, print/media, packaging or related
  • Min 10 years production and operational experience gained in the label manufacturing industry/print/packaging – essential
  • Good business skills and strong operational/general management skills gained in the relevant manufacturing sectors
  • Own transport

Apply by email

Diane Birch
[email protected]