We are looking for a qualified boilermaker with proven experience in a management role to fill our vacancy for the Factory Manager position at Anderson Engineering.

We are a leading manufacturer of custom designed stainless-steel products. With a rich history dating back several decades, our commitment to quality manufacturing and unwavering dedication to our values set us apart in the industry. We take immense pride in our work and believe in fostering a positive, respectful, and innovative work environment.

If you’re a dedicated professional with a passion for boilermaking and the drive to lead a team towards success, we invite you to apply for the Factory Manager position.

Key Responsibilities

As a Factory Manager at Anderson Engineering, your key responsibilities will be:

  • Leadership: Lead and inspire a team of skilled boilermakers and manufacturing staff to meet and exceed production targets while upholding our commitment to quality.
  • Quality Assurance: Ensure that all equipment leaving the factory meet our rigorous quality standards and that manufacturing processes are optimized for efficiency and safety.
  • Personnel Management: Oversee hiring, training, and development of factory personnel, fostering a positive and collaborative work culture.
  • Production Planning: Develop and execute production schedules, allocate resources efficiently, and manage inventory effectively.
  • Health and Safety: Prioritize and enforce strict safety protocols to ensure a safe working environment for all employees.
  • Cost Control: Monitor and control production costs, striving for efficiency and cost- effectiveness.
  • Continuous Improvement: Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement changes to drive operational excellence.
  • Maintenance of Fleet Vehicles: ensure that vehicles are always in excellent condition, logbooks are completed and services maintained.

    Qualifications and Experience
  • Formal qualification as boilermaker or relevant (Red seal preferred).
  • Minimum 5 years relevant management or supervisory experience (Preferred).
  • Commitment to quality manufacturing and high standards.
  • Ability to thrive under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Alignment with Anderson Engineering values: flexibility, respect, honesty, commitment, and a positive attitude.
  • Analytical thinker
  • Computer literacy is essential
  • Must have a drivers licence

Please send your CV and a covering letter highlighting your qualifications and relevant experience to michellew@andersoneng.co.za. Closing date for applications will be Friday 13 October 2023