Press Shift in Charge at a Ceramics Production Sector

Press Shift in Charge



Job Description: Press Shift in Charge – Ceramics Production Sector
Location: Kogi, Nigeria


Company Overview

Our client is a leading manufacturer of high-quality ceramic products,
dedicated to innovation, quality, and operational excellence. With a strong presence across Nigeria, we are committed to delivering superior ceramic products to our customers. We are currently looking for a highly skilled and experienced Press Shift In Charge to join our dynamic
team in Kogi, Nigeria.


Position Overview

The Press Shift in Charge will oversee the pressing operations during their
assigned shift, ensuring efficient and high-quality production of ceramic products. This role involves managing the pressing team, maintaining equipment, and ensuring adherence to safety and quality standards. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in ceramic pressing
processes and strong leadership skills.


Key Responsibilities:

Shift Management:
• Supervise and manage the pressing operations during the assigned shift.
• Ensure production targets and quality standards are consistently met.
• Coordinate with other shift supervisors to ensure a smooth transition and continuity of
• Monitor and adjust production schedules as needed to meet deadlines and customer demands.
Pressing Operations:
• Oversee the operation of pressing machines to form ceramic products.
• Ensure the correct setup and operation of pressing equipment according to specifications.
• Monitor the pressing process to ensure uniformity and adherence to quality standards.
• Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to pressing operations and equipment.
Team Leadership:
• Lead, train, and supervise the pressing team, providing guidance and support.
• Assign tasks and monitor performance to ensure productivity and quality.
• Conduct regular team meetings to communicate goals, expectations, and feedback.
• Foster a positive and collaborative work environment.
Quality Control:
• Implement and enforce quality control measures to ensure high standards are maintained.
• Inspect pressed products for defects and ensure corrective actions are taken promptly.
• Maintain accurate records of production data and quality control results.

• Collaborate with the quality assurance team to continuously improve processes and products.
Equipment Maintenance:
• Ensure all pressing equipment is properly maintained and in good working condition.
• Schedule and oversee routine maintenance and repairs as needed.
• Monitor equipment performance and recommend upgrades or replacements as necessary.
Safety and Compliance:
• Ensure compliance with all safety regulations and company policies.
• Conduct regular safety inspections and training sessions for the team.
• Report and address any safety hazards or incidents promptly.
• Maintain a clean and organized work environment.



• Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or a related field.
• Minimum of 5 years of experience in ceramic pressing operations, with at least 2 years in a supervisory role.
• Strong knowledge of ceramic pressing techniques, materials, and equipment.
• Excellent leadership and team management skills.
• Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities.
• Detail-oriented with a focus on quality and continuous improvement.
• Good communication and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment.
• Proficiency in using production management software and Microsoft Office Suite.


Salary Range:
• Competitive and commensurate with experience.


How to Apply

Interested candidates should send their CVs and cover letter to Please include “Press Shift in Charge Application – [Your
Name]” in the subject line.
Deadline for Application: Friday 5th July, 2024
Note: Our client is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to
creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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