We’re looking for a driven and self-motivated individual to assist our factory/production manager in daily operations of our Rigid Inflatable Boat manufacturing business. The ideal candidate will have a diploma/degree in production management, experience in the marine industry, speak Afrikaans and is confident working with ERP Manufacturing Systems, especially DBA.

Key duties include:

  • Assist Production Manager in planning, managing and executing production operations.
  • Coordinate and plan production priorities, workflow and schedule.
  • Identify and report operational and maintenance problems to prevent production delays.
  • Schedule routine inspection and maintenance of production equipment to prevent equipment break-downs and malfunctioning.
  • Develop or update standard operating procedures and best practices for production operations.
  • Ensure that all equipment, materials and supplies are readily and continuously available to carry out production processes.
  • Address employee concerns and complaints in professional manner.
  • Optimise production operations to meet quality and performance standards.
  • Ensure production process is carried out in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Liaising among different departments.
  • Making sure that products are produced on time and are of good quality.
  • Ensuring that health and safety guidelines are followed.
  • Supervising and motivating a team of workers.

Key skills and attributes required:

  • Grade 12 qualification.
  • Degree or diploma in relevant field advantageous.
  • 2-3 Years working experience in a similar position.
  • Experience in managing staff productivity .
  • Attention to detail, process driven and able to implement stock controls.
  • Strong computer literacy.
  • ERP Manufacturing System experience advantageous.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: R10,000.00 to R12,000.00 /month


  • Production Management: 2 years (Required)


  • High School (matric) (Required)


  • Swellendam, Western Cape (Required)


  • English (Required)
  • Afrikaans (Required)

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Additional Details
Experience Level
  • Intermediate
Company Name
  • Falcon Inflatables
Job Title
  • Assistant Production Manager