Production Lead

Position Title: Production Team Lead

The main purpose of the job is to ensure that the day to day operations of Commercial Vehicle assembly are carried in a safe, secure and Cost-effective manner in line with the Plant set targets and guidelines for SQCDEP and according to VPS principles.

Reporting: This role will report to the Production Leader

Job Objectives

  • Drive, cascade and deliver business KPI’s (SQDCEP).

  • Deliver a disciplined and sustainable VPS (Volvo Production System) culture on Gemba.

  • Plan, Organise and Control Production Inputs.

  • Lead Production meetings

  • Maintain, Control and Sustain Standardize Production Culture.

  • Recruitment and socialising of personnel.

  • Create and Drive a sustainable 5S culture, and maintain Safety & health Standards.

  • Coaching and Development of Team Members (Team Leaders & Operators).

  • Create and maintain a discipline driven culture based on performance management.

  • Conduct compliance audits on all implemented systems/OMS/OBC/5S/VPS/CIP

  • Assist and support both the Production Manager and Team leader on all line soft issues including handling of disciplinary and coaching matters.

  • To assist Production Manager in compilation, updating and distribution of all Production reports.

  • Participate in cross functional initiatives and liaise with all stakeholders.

  • Initiate, drive and sustain a continuous improvement culture.

Education & Job Experience

Job Knowledge & Skills

Volvo Group Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd is an affirmative action, equal employment opportunity employer.

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