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A Lilongwe based manufacturing company is looking for an experienced Production Supervisor to oversee its production operations. The required must be competent, comprehend complex operations and be able to optimize day-to-day activities while minimizing the costs. The goal is to ensure that production processes deliver products of maximum quality in a profitable manner.



As a production Supervisor, you'll oversee the production processes, coordinating all production activities and operations as follows: -

  • Plan and draw up a production schedule and set quality standards.
  • Set daily/weekly/monthly objectives and targets and communicate them to employee
  • Decide and order required resources and ensure stock levels remain adequate
  • Select equipment and take responsibility for its maintenance
  • Ensure that the production will be cost effective by doing estimates and cost negotiations.
  • Monitor the production processes and adjust schedules as needed
  • Monitor productivity rates and product standards and implement quality control.
  • Organize the repair of any damaged equipment and ensure that health and safety guidelines.
  • Collate and analyze data, and compile monthly factory and production reports.
  • Supervise, motivate and review worker performance and identify training needs.


  • Degree/ Diploma in a technical, engineering or relevant field.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a supervisory role in a factory or manufacturing set up.


Requirements / Skills

  • Planning and organizing skills to be able run and monitor the production process
  • The ability to act decisively and solve staff or equipment-related problems
  • The capacity to grasp complex concepts easily
  • ICT literacy to deal with various technologies and programs
  • Attention to detail to ensure high levels of quality
  • The ability to communicate clearly and persuasively with colleagues.
  • Strong negotiation skills for getting materials within budget at the right time
  • The ability to work under pressure and multitask
  • Leadership skills and the ability to motivate others.
  • A positive and results-driven approach to work

How to apply

To apply: Please send your application letter and CV to:


not later than 06thJune 2021. The subject of your email should state: Production Supervisor. Only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged.


Skills Required

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    07 Jun, 2021

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