Elchemie is a specialist recruitment company in the technical and scientific field

 

Production Manager Mozambique
Reference No: 2501591036

Mozambique, Mozambique
Profitable and Sustainable leader in the development and production of high quality healthy products in the edible oils industry has an exciting opportunity available for a Production Manager to be based in Mozambique. The main focus is the managing and control of the production activities and equipment to achieve production targets. Your strong personality, qualification as a Millwright/Fitter and Turner and experience in edible oil production environment can secure. Required: Millwright/Fitter and Turner/Engineering qualification Minimum 7 years experience in FMCG Production environment Experience in edible oil production and refining of edible oils Strong production and refining skills High Level of Productivity and self management Duties: Boiler, Drying Tables and Process (Monitor and manage hourly boiler and table temperatures) Safety checks and constant management of performance level Drying process to run within drying parameters Production Planning and Management ( Production runs, Manpower Plan, oversee efficiency parameters, optimal resource utilisation) Maintain and improve Production Project Program Ensure safe standard operating procedures Ensure to meet export requirements (Cross border and local regulatory) Ensure Health and Safety Guidelines are implemented and followed Ensure organisation quality standard, environmental policies are set and met Responsible for maintenance and repairs of equipment- implement and control maintenance program Ensure stock levels sufficient for daily running of plant Ensure skilled and trained staff are employed Budget, Administration, Cost Control and General Management ( Finalise budget, control costs, stock control, monthly reporting) Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: Negotiable
Salary Type: Basic

Engineering Manager
Reference No: 3811111003

Boksburg, South Africa
Leading global manufacturer and provider of specialty catalysts, services, and performance chemicals, has a vacancy for an Engineering Manager to lead and manage engineering legal compliance, maintenance and project activities of the manufacturing / supply chain facilities for two plants. A BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering, and solid experience in engineering maintenance and project management is required. Based in Johannesburg, Eastern suburbs. Required: BSc Mechanical Engineering 5-10 years experience in plant maintenance 5-10 years experience in project management Experience in chemical, petrochemical or glass industries will be an advantage Furnace Refractory Knowledge/ experience will be an advantage Code 8 or higher drivers license Prepared to work shifts when required Duties: Ensure both sites comply with legal regulations under SA law and company standards. Has overall maintenance & project responsibility for both sites. Responsible for company Engineering KPI’s and impact on Overall Equipment Effectiveness performance Responsible for company annual maintenance budget. Responsible for company capital budget and project activities Responsible to develop, monitor and manage all engineering contractors against set standards. Play an active role in HSE, TPM and Quality systems, procedures and continuous improvement activities. Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: R800000 to R1000000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Operations /Production Manager
Reference No: 852724146

Boksburg, South Africa
Leading global manufacturer and provider of  specialty catalysts, services, and performance chemicals, is in search of a Operations Manager to lead and manage the manufacturing and supply chain facilities at the plant based in Johannesburg, Eastern suburbs. A BSc degree in Chemical Engineering, and solid experience in Chemical production management is required. Great potential for future growth within the company. Requirements: BSc Chemical Engineering 5-10 years experience in Chemical Manufacturing industry Min 5 years experience in Chemical Production Management Proven skill/qualification in Chemical Manufacturing Health, Safety and Quality standards Furnace refractory knowledge/experience will be an advantage Duties: Ensure site complies with legal regulations under SA law and company standards. Responsible for site HSES & Quality performance and reporting. Responsible for site production planning, "Overall Equipment Effectiveness" and "On Time in Full" performance Responsible for operations Variable cost efficiencies Responsible for site operational & capital budget control. Formulates and implements initiatives to reduce costs & wastage. Monitors individual and team performance against set targets / objectives Introduce process improvements Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: R800000 to R1000000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Area Sales Specialist
Reference No: 1667780220

Johannesburg, South Africa
Provider of Laboratory, Analytical and Measuring Instruments has a vacancy for a young graduate with relevant sales experience, to serve Gauteng market as an area sales specialist / account manager. To sell and promote company products in defined area. Based in Johannesburg region. Required: Four year post matric in Scientific Field Sales experience in consumable and smaller analytical equipment Advanced MS Office Outstanding communication skills Valid drivers license Own car in reasonable condition Chromatography and or Spectroscopy application, consumable and instrument knowledge will be an advantage Track record in customer service/internal sales /external sales in analytical environment will be an advantage Duties: Sales and promotion of consumable and smaller product Visit all customer in a defined area Promote all the product available from the company to all companies in defined area Keep a up to dates record of all inquiries and requests from customers Maintain point of contact for all clients related to all sales and support inquiries Refining support and sales processes to satisfy evolving needs of the team Maintain customer contact and follow up regarding all support and sales activities Promote all department products to prospective customers Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: R200000 to R360000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Customer Service Co-Ordinator
Reference No: 2724605033

Durban, South Africa
Customer Service Co-Ordinator position available in the Supply Chain, Operations Department, within Chemical Manufacturing company for an energetic, self-driven individual, who enjoys working in a fast paced environment. 3- 5 years customer service experience within Chemical industry required. Based in Durban region. Requirements: National Diploma or equivalent in Customer Care Service Management Min 3 years experience in Customer Services Min 2 years experience in the Chemical Industry Knowledge and experience of processes and procedures for order processing Duties: Co-ordination of all orders from order placement to expediting and liaising with sales and/or Supply Chain Manager throughout  Receiving and processing sales orders, following through to delivery and invoicing, ensuring accurate processing, including export orders (incoterms, VAT act etc.) Month-end processing and reconciliation of orders, consignment stocks and tasks to ensure timely submission  Dealing with queries from Customers and Sales Representatives Normal filing/processing of documentation and follow up work Liaising with other support and sales team members Ensuring compliance with all SHERQ requirements and be involved in Continuous Improvement Projects   Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you. Note: It is illegal to have incomplete/misrepresented/false information on your CV.  
Salary: R216000 to R250000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Head of Quality Assurance
Reference No: 608135002

Swellendam, South Africa
Market leader in the manufacturing of oil and related retail products, food services and bulk sectors has an exciting career opportunity for a Head of Quality Assurance. Based in the Western Cape. Main purpose of the position is to define, promote and assure a quality culture across the company. Requirements: B Degree in Science/Food Science, Product Management Certification in Quality Management/Control and Internal Auditing Minimum 5 years' experience in quality assurance position within FMCG environment Minimum 2 years' laboratory and/scientific research experience Proven knowledge of Food Safety and Quality Management system (HACCP, ISO, FSSC) Understanding of methods and processes involved in manufacturing, quality and statistical techniques Knowledge of edible oil processing will be an advantage MS Office Literate Duties: Ensure quality products and processes by establishing and enforcing quality standards and testing material. Establish quality standards by studying product and consumer requirements in collaboration with relevant departments. Provide technical leadership and expertise within the field of quality assurance and testing. Monitor all quality assurance activities, test results, defects, root cause analysis to ensure continuous improvement. Institute rework standards by devising inspection and physical testing methods and procedures. Create a product quality documentation system by ensuring updated quality assurance policies, procedures and SOPs. Ensure the proper usage of available tools/instruments to gain maximum benefit. Escalate testing and quality assurance matters to responsible role players. Maintain product quality by enforcing quality assurance policies, procedures, SOPs and requirements. Prepare product- and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends. Schedule and assign team members, follow up on results on order to comply with quality assurance requirements. Develop quality assurance team. Manage outputs of quality assurance team members by coaching, counseling and disciplining employees. Prepare the quality assurance budget, schedule expenditures, analyze variances, and initiate corrective actions. Ensure effective Laboratory Management Ensure consistent quality of various products. Create and Maintain Product Specifications. Resolve customer complaints. Provide professional and knowledgeable technical assistance to, and liaise with customers.   Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you. Note: It is illegal to have incomplete/misrepresented/false information on your CV.  
Salary: R840000 to R1080000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Technical Sales Representative Pulp and Paper
Reference No: 3190772785

Cape Town, South Africa
International Chemical Sales company has a vacancy for a Technical Sales Representative in their Pulp and Paper division based in Cape Town. Qualification in Pulp and Paper or Chemistry/Biochemistry/Microbiology and previous relevant sales experience required.  Required: Degree or National Diploma in: Pulp and Paper, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Microbiology and or Chemical Engineering Minimum two years technical sales experience with relevant tertiary qualification or 10 years experience in sales in pulp and paper industry Drivers License Computer Literacy (MS Office proficient) Skilled in technical report writing Prepared to travel Outstanding communication on all levels Duties: Ensure sustainability and growth of a specific account/accounts Retain and expand business to grow sales and profit margins to achieve business objectives Ensure existing applications and equipment are maintained and technical services are performed to ensure optimal performance Ensure that the sales efforts are aligned with marketing strategy Maintain and improve SHERQ performance to deliver targeted sales at the lowest possible risk Ensuring that all projects and Continuous Improvement opportunities are documented and prioritized Only Online applications will be considered. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.Note: The supply of false/incorrect or incomplete information on your CV is illegal.
Salary: R460000 to R495000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Technical Advisor
Reference No: 3640593721

Swellendam, South Africa
Supplier of raw materials and Animal Feed products has a vacancy for a Technical Advisor. Your relevant qualification and experience within an animal nutrition and marketing field can secure. The successful candidate will be responsible for the sales support of all the animal feed products, provide technical advice to established clients, as well as seek new business opportunities within the entire South African region. Excellent communication skills and customer focused attitude required. Based in Western Cape region. Requirements: Relevant degree/diploma in animal nutrition Min 3 years proven experience within animal feed sales environment Experience with Equestrian feed will be an advantage Ability to register with SACNASP will be an advantage Willing to travel within South Africa Duties: Gain insight re customer requirements and market trends Support developing new business opportunities Support yearly area plans with budget Manage pricelists, take, create and follow-up orders Active credit control Organize technical, marketing and administrative sales support Focus on marketing animal Feed range for Equine Industry Maximise support to distributors and customers Work remotely throughout South Africa and attend marketing platforms over weekends (shows/exhibitions) Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted, we will contact you. Note: It is illegal to have incomplete/misrepresented/false information on your CV.
Salary: R240000 to R360000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Process Safety Engineer
Reference No: 1661940039

Durban, South Africa
Position in the manufacturing department available for a Process Safety Engineer based in KZN. Min 5-10 years experience required in a high paced Chemical Manufacturing environment. Purpose of the position is to manage all process engineering, safety engineering and assigned projects for manufacturing facility. Requirements: BSc Chemical Engineering 5- 10 years process safety experience in chemical manufacturing environment (Batch processing reaction chemistry) Strong understanding of HIRA- System Safety and Hazard Identification Knowledge of DCS configuration Ability to lead projects Duties: Manage Capex projects effectively Maintain and improve process engineering performance Maintain and improve process engineering safety Maintain and improve SHERQ performance Continuous improvement of project management Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you.  Note: It is illegal to have incomplete/misrepresented/false information on your CV.
Salary: R660000 to R840000
Salary Type: Cost to Company

Technical Sales Representative: Chemicals
Reference No: 2222259426

Johannesburg, South Africa
Provider of Specialised Industrial Cleaning Chemical Products has a vacancy for a Technical Sales Representative based in Johannesburg region, to sell chemicals into the Hospitality and Laundry industries- to exemplify the brand and grow the branch. Facilitate business development through obtaining new clients and maintaining current client relationships. Minimum 2 years previous sales experience required within Hospitality and Laundry industry. Requirements: Chemical/Engineering degree MS Office literate (Word, Excel, Power Point) Valid driver’s license and own car 2-5 years previous experience as a sales representative Experience in Hospitality and Laundry Industry will be an advantage Duties: Secure new clients: cold calling, negotiations, closing deals Work under strict deadlines Meet sales targets Maintain current clients Research regarding customer requirements Relevant administration Technical functions: Lead installations-manage and supervise on sites Technical Assistance to clients Involved in day to day management of Jhb branch Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you. Note: It is illegal to have incomplete/misrepresented/false information on your CV.
Salary: R275000 to R378000
Salary Type: Basic + Commission