Shift Supervisor

Contract, Full-Time
Mbuya, Uganda
Posted 1 month ago

The Natural Choice



Key Result Areas: *Allocating and monitoring work assigned to subordinates. *Providing technical guidance and support to subordinates in the plant. *Monitoring inventory and preparing requisitions for raw materials and spare parts. *Preparing daily production reports. *Daily overseeing of preventive maintenance and make sure it is timely done to ensure reduction of down time. *Ensuring efficient plant utilization with company quality standard from production planning. *Monitoring performance of workers during the production process. *Entering production data into the Enterprise Resource Application database. *Overseeing housekeeping in the production area. *In consultation with the production Officer / Manager, determine and implement efficient production methods. *Ensuring that the products are produced on time and of good quality. *Monitoring the production process and make sure that quality-control programs are implanted. *Selecting and maintaining of equipment and work with managers to ensure that the company’s policies and goals are accomplished on time. *Implementing the health and safety guidelines in the plant for human, material and machinery. *Identifying training needs. *To communicate business and company issue to direct report to line manager and engender a good team spirit. *Any other duties assigned by the PO / Manufacturing Manager / BUM

 Job Ref. No. MIUL/SS/08/23


*Diploma in industrial chemistry, Food Science and Technology or related discipline. *Knowledge of Manufacturing Process is an added advantage. *Two year’s working experience in a similar role in a large company. *Comprehensive knowledge of basic software, such as Word and Excel *An aptitude for math.


*The interested applicant should possess ability to meet physical demands of the job, such as standing up for long hours, Working in Heights, and lifting heavy loads occasionally, *Leadership and conflict-management skills, *Ability to multitask, *Communication Skills, *Full understanding of industry safety standards, *Time Management, *Attention to Detail, * Result Oriented, *Interpersonal skills, *Records management skills and *Research ,formulation & Recipe Development, *Trouble shooting ,*Product testing, *Good behavioral competences


If finding & hiring great talent excites you, we would like to get into a conversation with you. Interested candidates should visit our website i.e, go to the career page and upload the Cover letter, CV and Academic Credentials OR send their Cover letter, CV and Academic documents to stating the Job Ref No. in the subject line. All attachments should be submitted as a single PDF document. Closing date of receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement i.e. from 12th August 2023 to 26th August 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be communicated with after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is strictly prohibited. All successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package and benefits.

Disclaimer: Beware of fraudulent job offers. Mukwano Industries (U) Ltd does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process, and it does not request any banking information. Mukwano only advertises its employment opportunities on its Careers website and Vacancies Page. It also utilizes bona fide and established media, newspapers, as well as online professional platforms (e.g., LinkedIn) to disseminate its vacancies. All job offers are made by Mukwano human resources personnel following a competitive process.

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