Process Leader

Process Leader

Our client is currently looking for a process leader to join their team. The position is a full-time job and the candidate will be responsible for leading, coordinating and motivating a multi-skilled team of employees.


  • Building up a motivating and developing leadership to ensure quality standards and planned output requirements, considering all health and safety guidelines
  • Identify areas of improvement by regularly reviewing team performances and encourage progress of the individual members of the team through performance review and personal development plans
  • Achieve shift KPI targets and investigate and report to management any issues that arise during the shift
  • The ability to trouble shoot and resolve technical product and plant issues that arise on the shift, following up with the maintenance team as and when necessary
  • Actively participate in the implementation of Lean manufacturing in order to systematically eliminate all waste by the implementation of the 5S methodology, Kaizen events, etc.
  • Ensuring regular communication / briefing between employees and management to provide the team with the relevant information to carry out their shift to maximum effect



  • Have a leadership/management Diploma (MQF Level 5); employees in possession of wireman licence A & B will be favourably considered
  • Have a minimum of 3-5 years’ experience working in a manufacturing environment
  • Preferably have a 2+ years of supervisory experience in a lean manufacturing environment
  • Have working knowledge of quality systems and processes
  • Be self-motivated, possessing strong leadership, interpersonal and coaching skills, team facilitation and problem solving skills
  • Show initiative and creativity and being able to work on a team and lead projects
  • Be an excellent communicator both verbally and written, possessing good analytical and presentation skills
  • Have good analytical acumen and be able to respond to results