A global agri-business, Olam grows, sources, trades and processes food and industrial raw materials across 16 product platforms for over 13,800 customers. With a direct presence in 65 countries, our team of 23,000 employees has built a leadership position in many businesses - including cocoa, coffee, cashew, sesame, rice and cotton.
This year we celebrate our 25th anniversary with four new initiatives, all of which are focused on investing in our future generations: The Olam Prize for Innovation in Food Security; The Olam Scholarship Programme; The Olam Foundation; and our Building Sustainable Futures Forum. To learn more about any of these, visit 'About Us' on our website (www.olamgroup.com).
Headquartered in Singapore and listed on the SGX-ST in 2005, Olam currently ranks among the top 40 largest listed companies in Singapore in terms of market capitalization and is a component stock in the Straits Times Index (STI), MSCI Singapore Free, S&P Agribusiness Index and the DAXglobal Agri-business Index.
The Group Plant Manager role will involve managing day to day activity of cluster of plants in the country including The Job Secs would need a persons to be hands on Project, production, processing, quality, Engineering & Projects and QEHS.
Specific Knowledge: Knowledge of Food Safety Management systems / HACCP/FSSC / BRC / ISO 14000 and management of Industrial relations is required for the role.
Areas of Responsibility:
A. Produce and Deliver products - Manage production activities and services.
Review shop floor operations daily for adherence to Quality systems & norms. Lead and support in process/system related issues. Support Preventive Maintenance schedule for Plant & Machinery and related Engineering activities.
B. Produce & deliver products – Optimize production costs
Consolidate variances, analyze and find our root causes and plan for actions accordingly. Manage line OEEs, wastages and conversion costs through effective monitoring, review & control.
Lead the QEHS initiatives and work with the Central Quality Head in delivering the goals. To commission sustainable systems to hold the gains.
D. Engineering & Projects
To implement best practices in Plant maintenance, thereby improving the OEE. Manage Maintenance & repairs cost within the budgeted levels. Ensure delivery of Projects within the Scope, Cost & Time.
E. Cost efficiency Programs
Should lead Cost efficiency and continual improvement programs. Identify opportunities, base line and execute projects amongst cross functional teams.
F. Manage Industrial relations
Actively participate & lead IR discussions. Negotiate with various Unions, ensure Industrial discipline is maintained and labor productivity is increased on a regular basis.
G. Budget and Budgetary control
Chalk out budgets for Labor, energy, materials, maintenance & other Plant overheads effectively and implement.
H. Project Managament ( Greenfiled & Brown Field)
Managing green/brown field project seeting up new plants from Sctarch.
Interested candidates should apply online on LinkedIn