Production and Stock Manager: Compounding

  • Permanent
  • Ref #409904VJ
  • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Manufacturing/Production
Employer Description

Our client is a plastic profile manufacturer servicing Africa.

Job Description

You will be responsible for the following:


  • Production planning meetings
  • Planning – preparing orders, setting quality standards, and estimating timescales and costs
  • Analyse production and quality control to detect and correct problems
  • Control – monitoring production schedules
  • Oversee the manufacturing process and make sure that production lines are running smoothly, efficiently and according to the formulations.
  • Determine the material resources required, develop and source materials which are more cost effective for all production needs together with the Purchasing Department


  • Liaising and ordering Raw Materials from selected suppliers.
  • Receiving and checking incoming Raw Materials.
  • Ensure that all scrap generated during production is weighed and recorded daily.  Start and shutdown scrap, sweepings, spillages and waste.
  • Ensure optimum quantities of stock to ensure no shortages or overstocking.


  • Tertiary Qual pref


  • Polymers (Plastics) industry
  • Minimum of 4 years in production and stock control position
  • Compounding experience advantageous

Salary / Package

R750k CTC Neg


Inclusive in CTC