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As part of the plant preparation in Paint Shop, you will be responsible to plan, lead, organise and control all aspects and activities within your area to ensure the hourly achievement of targets (qualify, cost, volume and safety) and continuous improvement through the technical supervision of direct associates, coaching and training of associates and all line activites while improving all relevant standards.
  • Drive daily work organisation within area of responsibility in order to drive effective communication within the production system.
  • Achieve hourly volume targets through mean time to repair and mean time between failures by proactively managing and initiating containment actions, immediate problem solving and/or escalation when necessary.
  • Identify non-conformances, provide all customer concerns to the associates, initiate problem solving and implement robust processes to exceed customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure process adherence, optimise and observe core processes through daily process confirmation to ensure stability and continuous improvement.
  • Control and contribute to the allocated section budget as cost per unit target in order for the section to remain profitable and cost effective.
  • Maintain a healthy and safe working environment through enforcing compliance to IMS requirements.
  • Ensure versatility within the team through coaching, training and development and collaboration with associates with the support of the Process Leader.

Qualifications and experience

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Minimum National Diploma in a Technical Field and/or Artisan Qualification
  • Minimum 2 years in a Paint Shop Environment
  • Minimum 1 year Technical / Trade Test experience
  • Minimum 1 year leadership experience would be an advantage
Job Knowledge/Skills:
  • Technical and analytical skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Conflict management
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Lean Manufacturing principles (VPS)

Process Supporter – Automated area

Legal Entity: BMW (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd.
Location: Pretoria
Job ID: 18000097


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