Assembly Line Supervisor

About Mara Phones

Mara Phones will be the first smartphone to be manufactured in Africa by an African for an African.

Mara Phones aims to create a positive social impact through creating jobs in the region, financial and social inclusiveness and women empowerment by providing equal employment opportunities to women. Mara Phones will contribute to Africa’s industrialization agenda by leading and setting up smart production facilities.

Mara Phones is part of Mara Corporation- a young and dynamic, technology-centric, proud African brand with operations in banking, real estate, infrastructure, and technology. Established in 1996, Mara Corporation has been active on the African continent for 23 years, focusing on Africa and also some selected emerging markets. Integrating technology to enable business growth and prosperity with innovative products and services delivered in a very localized manner. Mara Corporation includes a diversified portfolio spanning various sectors with case studies demonstrating strong growth and leadership. Along with deploying ethical values with a collaborative approach in the countries where we operate, Mara Corporations is committed to doing good whilst doing well.

Mara Phones high-quality smartphones manufacturing facility is scheduled to be operational by April 2019, located in Kigali Special Economic Zone in Masoro- Gasabo District.

 Mara Phones is looking for self-motivated, qualified individuals with the right attitude and a passion for innovation to join our team on the following positions:

Assembly Line Supervisor- 1 position

Min Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Telecom Engineering or any other related field

Industry Experience

Ø  Minimum of 3 years’ Experience in the Manufacturing industry in a Supervisory role or Team Leader role

Ø  Experience in an automated industry will have an added advantage 


Core Duties

Ø  Supervise the complete Manufacturing procedure from end to end

Ø  Ensure the overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of the manufacturing activities








Ø  Supervise and coordinate all activities of production staff 

Ø  Liaise with the Factory Manager for all orders to ensure accurate and timely dispatch

Ø  Check and ensure all key lines (Barcode, Box Printing, Item Name, labels etc.) requirements for each customer is met as per company norms

Ø  Ensure proper maintenance and operation of all packaging equipment

Ø  Maintain cleanliness of the production area at all times

Ø  Inspect products

Ø  Maintain time and production records




Other Competencies & Skills

Ø  Leadership skills to lead a team

Ø  Demonstrated ability to establish or adjust work procedures to meet production schedules

Ø  Demonstrated ability to interpret company policies to workers and enforce safety regulations

Ø  Demonstrated ability to identify & implement best practices

Ø  Demonstrated ability to perform with high levels of ambiguity

Ø  Corporate training program graduate (manufacturing / operations / engineering)

Ø  Strong analytical skills

Ø  Prior supervisory / leadership experience in a mobile manufacturing team based environment is preferred

Ø  Strong organizational skills

Ø  Ability to manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines

Ø  Strong attention to detail and accuracy

Ø  Ability to bring assignments to a successful completion

Ø  Strong oral and written communication skills

Ø  Demonstrated ability to understand and follow the prescribed manufacturing process

Ø  Demonstrated ability to train subordinates

Ø  Ability to start, adjust, and repair packaging machinery, or notifies maintenance department

Why you should join us? – We offer:

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Full Medical coverage
  • Meals are provided daily
  • Transport facility
  • Great working environment
  • Opportunity to work with a young and dynamic, technology-centric team

How to apply:

Interested and qualified applicants should submit their applications through the link below.

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Application deadline:

20 February 2019