Production Assistant Manager,

Viet Nam, Binh Duong, My Phuoc

Business unit: Decorative Paints

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is proud to be one of the world’s leading industrial companies. Based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we make and supply a huge range of paints, coatings and specialty chemicals. In fact, we are the largest global paints and coatings company. As a major producer of specialty chemicals we supply industries worldwide with quality ingredients for life’s essentials. We think about the future, but act in the present. We’re passionate about introducing new ideas and developing sustainable answers for our customers. That’s why our 60,000 employees—who are based in more than 80 countries—are committed to excellence and delivering “Tomorrow’s Answers Today”.In Vietnam, we manufacture, sell and distribute various famous paint brands namely Dulux 5 in 1, Dulux Weathershield, Dulux Ambiance, Dulux Easy Clean, Maxilite,…


1.    Deliver production capability

·         Organize resource, direct production and monitor smooth operation to ensure delivery of required production volume & adherence to the production schedule with prescribed quality, accuracy and performance standards

·         Set and regularly review production capacity and effectiveness of production process and ensure all initiatives to improve production KPIs are carried out properly

·         Drive Paint Plant Metrics in manufacturing area & ensure to meet the set targets

·         Control plant capacity & monitor the utilisation of all equipment

2.    Plan & control PCS system

·         Establish PCS operating standard & level

·         Train & validate PCS operators to make capable team to operate PCS smoothly

·         Evaluate all PCS issues & solved timely to improve PCS performance

·         Analyse PCS data to improve related production performance

3.    Plan & develop production people

  • Review resources and request provision to implement agreed production plan
  • Develop training plan for production department covering all the training needs including HSES & soft skills
  • Organize and ensure completion of all the training and to ensure production people are trained properly

·        Ensure all newcomers are properly trained within their two months of probation

4.    Drive Quality improvement & HSES performance

  • Establish & enforce quality improvement system
  • Identify & prepare continuous improvement plan in term of quality process
  • Monitor HSES performance & HSES improvement plan

·        Develop good behaviour/awareness on HSES, quality, house keeping and continuous improvement among the team

5.    Deliver improvement projects

·         Join and lead continuous improvement projects regarding to Production: SMED, SOAR, Loading accuracy,…

·         Contribute to business projects as requirement: ICE, SAP,…

Vacancy data


Job characteristics

Closing date

August 07, 2017

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Viet Nam


Binh Duong


My Phuoc

Business unit

Decorative Paints

Job family


Hierarchy level


Full time/part time


Contract type


Job requirements/Candidate profile


  • University graduate
  • English: Reading, writing, understanding


·         Production management – at least 3 years.

·         Process improvement – at least 3 years

·         Others ( Quality tools, 5S, Kaizen, TPM, etc. ) – to be considered as a priority


·         Leadership skill

·         Task scheduling skill

·         Communication skill

·         Problem solving skill