Factory Manager

Our Client, a role player in the Mining Industry in Botswana is seeking the services of a Factory Manager in the Gaborone Botswana Area.

Knowledge and Experience

  • Qualified Mechanical Engineer
  • Working knowledge of Solid Worx drawing package
  • Business development
  • Tendering and tendering procedures
  • Contractual arrangements
  • Financial control over contracts
  • Valuation of work in progress
  • Cash flow budgets (S curves) in respect of contract
  • ISO:9001 – 2015 knowledge
  • Compliance to QA QC systems
  • Costing and estimating
  • Managing factory operations workshops or related work
  • Managing relationships with clients
  • Ability to manage tight schedules within time and budget
  • Understanding and management of cost efficiency
  • Manufacturing and repairs of steelwork
  • Manufacturing and repairs of hydraulics
  • Manufacturing and repairs of machinery
  • Project management
  • Fast tracking of projects
  • Resource planning and scheduling
  • Planning Leading Organising and Controlling of the team and the work
  • Daily dashboards
  • Proposed value add
  • Ability to work in a matrix organisation
  • Self starter
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Personal values – Most important


General Criteria

  • 10 years plus relevant experience would be of advantage
  • ECSA Registration Number
  • Suitable for Factory
  • An MBA would be of advantage
  • People management skills


Job Location:  Close to Gaborone, Botswana (Candidate required to relocate)

Time Frame:  To start a.s.a.p

Leave:  Company break at the end of the year, i.e. Builders holiday

Type of position: Permanent after 6 month  successful probation period

Monthly Cost to Company:  Exp will determine, max P802,470 per annum