Job Description

Production Director - JRE25588
Company Profile
A subsidiary of Saudi White Cement Co wasestablished in 2005 and is headed by H.R.H. Prince Faisal Bin Abdul Majeed BinAbdul Aziz Al-Saud (Chairman of The Board).
Job Description

Minimum 15 years Experience in Cement Plant.  The incumbent should have worked in the level of Production Director for at least 5 years or in a similar ro

To be responsible for the daily production co-ordination and optimum production performance, ensuring quality at various stages of production process in co-ordination with QC department, process optimization in coordination with optimization director and development of tools necessary for the implementation of improvement projects, and organize and oversees the manufacturing process and smooth running of all production lines and the quality of product

BSc certificate in engineering preferably in chemical field
Minimum 10 years in Cement Manufacturing
Efficiently and effectively runs raw mix preparation, kiln line, milling operation and packing plant.
Implement working operations on main stages of production process
Production lines analyzing and optimization
Prepare forecasts and production budgets (yearly, monthly, adjustment) and implementation follow up
Organize the production daily, monthly and annual plan according to the requirements of the market and estimated budget with cooperation of control department and periodical revision for production plans.

Recommendation and implementation of major improvements
Supervise the RCA process
Supervise the implementation of ISO 9001/ 14001 requirements
Act as team member for risk assessment

Follows all relevant department policies, processes, standard operating procedures and instructions so that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.

Day- to-day operations
Co-ordinate and manage the production so as to make available on a day-to- day basis, the required product within the specified quality, cost and time
Contribute to the up-keep and availability of the plant equipment
Ensure protection of environment in compliance with governmental standards within his field of activities
Constantly aim at the best performances of the production equipment
Suggest policies and procedures concerned with production processes, approve the plans and work programs needed to perform the adapted policies,
Supervise the progress of group of processes inside the department, and revise the results and performance according to programs and plans.
Continuous discussion with the Plant Director about the productive process, the work plans and evaluate its progress in the light of updates then suggest the suitable solutions in this regards.
Manage all resources in terms of manpower, tools, equipment, necessary training for subordinates to improve the level of their knowledge, develop their skills, and suggest the suitable solutions to encourage them and evaluate their performance.
Cooperate and coordinate with other departments in the plant concerning the production processes, unexpected and programmed maintenance, inspection processes and other to manage the business issues.
Continuous supervision with the concerned departments (marketing, optimization) around the marketing situations in order to determine or adjust determined production plans.
Specify the sources required for production process (raw material, tools, employee and follow the production requirements and perform any adjustment on them.
Follow the common requirements for work between the concerned departments as quarry, operation, quality in terms of production process and requirements.
Evaluate the technical work problems, analyzes their causes and suggest needed solutions based on the work of process engineers in order to improve the technical performance of the whole plant.
Evaluate the performance KPI’s for the last 24 hours through the daily reports and provide the necessary recommendations
Ensure that any process improvement is relevant and of good quality.
Set SOP’s and instructions for daily work
Manifest an opinion around projects suggested to investigate its use and
requirements of tools, instruments, employees, etc…, then raise the suitable recommendations to the direct manager.
Revise the comparative studies around the production in terms of quality, quantity, environmental circumstances, labor market in order evaluate and raise the recommendations to the direct manager.
Perform field tour to examine the state of tools and the work conditions to verify the continuity of work in the required competency.
Contribute to the organization of the daily plan for operation in terms of the number of mills, needed material to obtain the quantities of required production.
Participate in the work of permanent and / or temporary committees, attend the meetings to discuss important issues.
Manage the administrative and financial authorization granted for the job holder according to systems, instructions and decisions issued in this regards.
Revise the periodical reports around the progress and advance of work, achievements then raise to the direct manager.
Continuous study and investigate updates in the field of work to improve and modernize the methods and procedures which organize the work performance.
Perform the needed contacts inside and outside the plant in order to cooperate, coordinate and investigates important issues to reach to common convictions.
Administratively responsible for his subordinates
Supervise the issuance of the reports that reflects department’s activities
Attend the plant monthly performance meeting
Complies with all relevant safety, quality, health and environmental procedures to ensure a healthy and safe work environment
Excellent knowledge of cement manufacturing processes
Good knowledge of product quality parameters and of quality control tests
Good knowledge of computer aided system for kiln and mill operation
In-depth knowledge of production management and planning
Knowledge of safety and environment regulations
Knowledge of performance evaluation and budgeting concepts
Management skills
Knowledge of MS office
Knowledge of ERP systems
English (reading / very good, speaking / very good, and writing / very good)

Performance oriented
Self confidence
Communication skills
Planning and problem solving
Obtaining and giving feedback


Job Title Production Director
Date of Posting 17-May-2022
Industry Type Manufacturing
Educational Qualification -NA-
Specialization -NA-
Total Experience 15 yrs.
Country of Employment Saudi Arabia