Factory Manager - (ALFA Industries Paint Factory)

  • Bluebird Lumber & Hardware
  • Vaitele, Samoa
  • Sep 07, 2022
Contract Logistics, Distribution and Warehouse

Job Description & Skills/Qualifications Required


  • Overseeing production processes.
  • Planning and organizing production schedules.
  • Developing and implementing innovative strategies to streamline factory operations.
  • Ensuring that health and safety regulations are met.
  • Determining and enforcing quality control standards and practices.
  • Ensuring all machinery & equipment is in good working order.
  • Analyzing production data to identify and resolve any production issues.
  • Prepare production reports and submitting them to key decision-makers.
  • Responsible for all stock takes.
  • Overlook and audit inventory and dispatch processes.
  • Responsible in selecting, ordering, and procuring materials.
  • Maintain good supplier relationships and negotiating prices and supply or materials.
  • Screening, recruiting, and training new factory workers.
  • Supervising the work of junior staff.
  • Organizing relevant training sessions.
  • Work within budget and cost analysis.
  • Responsible for all marketing and sales strategies and plans.
  • Responsible for looking after supply of contractor client projects.


  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, industrial management, logistics or related field.
  • Proven experience in a managerial or supervisory role within a factory.
  • Certification in production and inventory management as well as quality control.
  • Sound knowledge of industry-specific factory equipment
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications.
  • The ability to Multi-task.
  • Outstanding time management skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong management and leadership skills.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Maturity with handling the property(s) and asset of the company.
  • Honesty & Integrity in looking after the income of the company.
  • Initiative in progressing the business of the company.
  • Be a Leader by example.
  • Impeccable customer service.

Hold at least 3 years experience working in a Manufacturing role, or preferably a Hardware Store, exercising the disciplines of Leadership, Management, Administration and Marketing. A tertiary degree in these fields will be an advantage.

As agreed to between the parties but no less than starting rate of $50,000.00 p.a (Samoan Tala)


  • Cover letter.
  • CV
  • Qualification Certificates.
  • 3 references.


Bluebird Lumber & Hardware Company - Manufacturing Site Vaitele, Samoa. A talented, qualified, & experienced Person who will Manage all the Operations & Systems for ALFA Industries.

Applications close : 8th October 2022.

Job Functions

Store Management




Indoor, Outdoor