Overview

We are hiring an energetic, passionate and experienced candidate for the position of Factory Manager at DMart.

Duties and Responsibilities of Factory Manager:

  1. Oversee and manage the daily operations of the factory, ensuring smooth and efficient production processes.
  2. Develop and implement production plans and schedules to meet production targets and customer demands.
  3. Monitor and control production costs, optimizing resources and minimizing wastage.
  4. Ensure compliance with safety regulations and maintain a safe working environment for all factory personnel.
  5. Lead and supervise a team of factory staff, providing guidance, training, and performance feedback.
  6. Coordinate with other departments, such as procurement, quality control, and maintenance, to ensure seamless operations.
  7. Implement and maintain quality control measures to ensure the production of high-quality products.
  8. Identify process improvement opportunities and implement strategies to enhance productivity and efficiency.
  9. Monitor and analyze production data, identify trends, and implement corrective actions as necessary.
  10. Collaborate with engineering and maintenance teams to ensure the proper functioning of machinery and equipment.
  11. Manage inventory levels and oversee the procurement of raw materials and supplies.
  12. Develop and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs) for various production processes.
  13. Stay updated with industry trends, new technologies, and best practices to drive innovation in production processes.
  14. Prepare regular reports on production activities, performance, and progress towards goals for management review.
  15. Resolve any production-related issues, conflicts, or bottlenecks in a timely and effective manner.

Skills and Requirements:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in engineering, manufacturing, or a related field. A master’s degree is a plus.
  2. Minimum 2 years of working experience in a managerial role in a manufacturing or factory environment.
  3. Strong leadership and people management skills with the ability to motivate and guide a diverse team.
  4. Excellent organizational and problem-solving abilities.
  5. In-depth knowledge of production processes, quality control principles, and safety regulations.
  6. Proficiency in using production management software and tools.
  7. Strong analytical and data-driven mindset to monitor and optimize production metrics.
  8. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  9. Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines without compromising on quality.
  10. Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and continuous improvement methodologies.
  11. Familiarity with relevant industry standards and certifications.
  12. Strong attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality results.
  13. Flexibility to work in shifts and adapt to changing production demands.
  14. Knowledge of budgeting and cost control practices.
  15. Positive attitude, adaptability, and a strong commitment to maintaining a safe working environment.

About DMart

DMart is a chain of discount supermarkets and hypermarkets in India. It is owned by Avenue Supermarts Limited, which is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange. The company was founded in 2002 by Radhakishan Damani, a billionaire investor and businessman.

DMart stores offer a wide variety of products, including groceries, fruits and vegetables, electronics, home appliances, and apparel. The company's prices are generally lower than those of its competitors, which has helped it to become one of the most popular retailers in India.

DMart has over 200 stores in India, and it is still expanding. The company's growth has been driven by its focus on providing high-quality products at low prices. DMart also has a strong customer service reputation, which has helped to attract new customers.

In recent years, DMart has faced some challenges, such as rising competition from other retailers and increasing costs. However, the company has remained profitable and continues to grow. DMart is well-positioned for future growth, as it is a leading player in the Indian retail market.