Head of Manufacturing Plant (based in JB, Malaysia)

Location: Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Job Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Engineering & Manufacturing
Salary: S$7000 - S$12000 per month
Reference: BBBH9868_1635668582
Contact: Nomulun Tungalag
Email: email Nomulun


Head of Manufacturing Plant - JB based
A international electronic manufacturing company is expanding their business and opening a new manufacturing plant in Johor Bahru. With such expansion we are looking for Head of Plant. This role is a great opportunity for those who like to build things from scratch and be the pioneer member.
Plant manager will be in charge of 400 people and have the following responsibilities:

  • Plan, organize, direct and run optimum day-to-day operation
  • Responsible for production output, efficiency, product test and quality and on-time delivery for our customers.
  • Optimize production and testing capacity and flexibility to accommodate for changing customer demands, while keeping reasonable manufacturing overheads and maintaining quality standards.
  • Define, review and improve operations through KPI's. Collect, analyze data and trigger timely preventive and corrective actions to maintain peak operation.
  • Overlook field return analysis and repair activities to provide timely feedback to operations and maintain optimum stocks in the service centers.
  • Lead new product introduction activities to be in line with customer expectations, allocating resources effectively to produce optimal results.
  • Implement factory strategies to support corporate initiatives and provide employees a clear sense of direction and focus.
  • Develop and deploy the advanced manufacturing technologies to improve efficiency, quality and throughput, and minimize impact from operators' variation.
  • Share a trusting relationship with workgroup and colleagues, not only within the plant, but with all organization including Headquarters and sister plants and particularly important, with our customers.
  • Recruit, manage and develop plant staff.
  • Commit to plant environmental, health and safety procedures and standards.



A successful candidate have the following experiences and qualifies the requirements of:

  • Degree in Engineering field
  • Having at least 10 years in management roles in charge of large manufacturing plants, preferably electronic manufacturing and capable of managing large teams
  • Proficient in English and Chinese in order to liaise with oversea offices
  • Willing to travel for business trips


Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
EA Personnel: R1986028, Tungalag Nomulun