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Date Posted: 2020-01-28 06:40:10
Company Name Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (ZIMSEC)
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This is a Senior Manager position and the incumbent reports to the Assistant Director-Examinations Administration. He/She is responsible for the following: 
KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS 1. Setting up and operating digital and other printing machinery and equipment, including short-run offset printing presses 2. Regularly monitoring press runs to ensure quality production 3. Conducting regular quality checks on all print jobs 4. Maintaining an inventory of all printing equipment at the Printing Press 5. Maintaining service plans and records for all machinery and equipment to ensure that all machines are in a health state all the time 6. Planning, scheduling and overseeing all production activities to ensure that production times and volumes are met 7. Determining all consumables and materials required to complete all printing required 8. Monitoring stocks for all consumables for the Printing Press and initiating orders for these in time to maintain economic re-order quantities 9. Supervising the Production Teams to produce and prioritize jobs and, where necessary, reorganize workflow to meet deadline 10. Maintaining production control records 11. Enforcing and maintaining safety of all employees in the Printing Press 12. Managing all waste and spoilages and organising the disposal of all Printing Press waste 13. Managing estimation and costing of jobs (this may be done in conjunction with the Finance department) 14. Periodic review of the plant's security and IT systems

Work/Educational Requirements

QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE  o A Higher National Diploma/Degree in Printing or a related field will be an added advantage o Qualifications in digital printing essential o Five years'experience in security printing environment with at least two years in foreman positions 
ATTRIBUTES  A person of high integrity capable of maintaining a high level of confidentiality and security of printing environment 
High level of computer literacy o A strong mechanical/technical orientation o Ability to work flexible hours including shift work and overtime o Ability to work under pressure and meeting deadlines o Attention to detail o Excellent supervisory skills o Ability to produce results with minimum supervision 

To Apply


Interested and qualified persons should submit applications consisting of an application letter, certified copies of educational and professional certificates and Curriculum Vitae with contact telephone numbers and names of at least three (3) referees. All envelopes should clearly indicate the post being applied for. Applications should be received not later than 31st May 2019. 
Applications should be addressed to: 
The Assistant Director, Human Resources Zimbabwe School Examination Council (ZIMSEC) Head Office Examination Centre Upper East Road, Mount Pleasant P.O. BOX CY1464, Causeway Harare 
Or email: NB. ZIMSEC recruitment policy does not require any prospective Job seekers to make payment to the Council or any of Its employees as a way of securing employment

Job Deadline : Expired

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