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


Job title: Operations Manager
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 4 to 10 years
Salary: R480000 to R600000
Salary Type: Cost to Company
Job published: 25 May 2022
Job reference no: 4192504401

Job Description

Well known meat processing company, based in Cape Town has a vacancy for an Operations Manager. If you have solid, meat (cooked and uncooked) processing and management experience, are internally driven and enjoy problem solving, this could be a great opportunity. The roles will require the ability to maximise existing resources and innovate to improve current operations.




  • Grade 12/relevant tertiary qualification
  • Minimum 7 years Meat processing experience
  • Minimum 4 years Operational Management experience
  • Must have own car and valid drivers license



  • Achieve 100% of sales orders delivered
  • Procure the required stock at the best prices
  • Reduce stock losses to 0.5% of turnover,
  • Improve and maximize efficiency (space utilization and machines)
  • Improve and maximise staff productivity
  • Reduce and minimize overheads
  • Investigate and resolve security concerns
  • Implement and maintain the Capital Asset Management programme
  • Site Manager relief as and when required, for as long as needed


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