Processing Supervisor

  • Full Time
  • Kasisi, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Website Kasisi Agricultural Training Center

Promoting sustainable organic agriculture and agroecology

Required qualifications:

  • Bsc. Or higher in Food Processing or similar study program.
  • 2 years work experience in either grain or dairy processing
  • willingness to learn new processing technologies
  • eagerness to work in a team.
  • Good Computer Skills (esp. Excel)

Supervision (Dairy/Grain)

  • Prepare working plans
  • oversee holiday planning of the section
  • prepare processing schedules
  • oversee processing work
  • train staff
  • ensure efficiency and efficacity of work
  • Team Lead and motivation

Record Keeping

  • Keep records on processing, stock, sales and issuing updated all times

Customer Relation

  • Communication with clients
  • Keep a client database updated at all times
  • Understand their needs and demand
  • Handle orders
  • organise deliveries
  • follow up on payments

Organic certification

  • Keep the necessary records updated
  • Keep the necessary documentation (flow charts etc.) updated
  • Work hand in hand with the responsible for certification


Quality assurance

  • Ensure updating and implementation of high quality standards in the processing at all times
  • Handle complaints
  • Ensure regular updating and implementation of cleaning and hygiene plan in the factory

Work safety

  • Ensure that work safety in processing plant is adhered to.
  • train staff in work safety

Stock keeping/purchase

  • Make sure that all processing materials are in stock in sufficient quantity at all time.
  • Oversee market for suppliers of best quality and price.

Product development

  • work together with the team to identify opportunities
  • lead development process of new products

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