Quality and Food Safety Director
Luna Farms | Luna Export Slaughterhouse | Fresh Corner | Caterkomat
September-2020 - Present
SHEQ Manager
Ambo Mineral Water Share Company, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Group
August-2014 - Present

Ambo Mineral Water Share Company, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Group
• Responsible for the management of SHEQ Department, ensuring the systems and procedures operated within the company move towards the requirements of quality and food safety standards. And also insuring the company is following the right operation and standard so that the end product will meet or exceed customer expectations
• Ensure world-class manufacturing ways are implemented, monitored and continually improved
• Make sure that all incoming raw materials, intermediate products and final products are produced in the state of art of food safety standards and codex regulations
• Assure quality rating improved, production volume and packaging weighted, considerably, no customer complaint
• Ensure the promotion of awareness of customer requirements throughout the organization
• Liaise with the external assessment body on all matters related to the external accreditation process
• Ensure that all suppliers used by the organization are selected, evaluated and reevaluated and that records of this assessment are maintained
• Ensure that the performance of the quality and food safety is reviewed at planned intervals to ensure its continuing suitability, adequacy and effectiveness. This review means assessing opportunities for improvement and the need for changes to the system
• Make sure that the major Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), Factory Efficiency, Water usage, Energy usage, Fuel usage, Total cost of manufacturing and quality rating are as per the target
• Responsible for ensuring continuous training of employees aspects of systems that are relevant to their position especially for production and packaging teams

Production Manager
Upper Awash Agro Industry Enterprise
December-2013 - July-2014

Upper Awash Agro Industry Enterprise
People management • Manage employees daily activities to insure production efficiencies
• Mange employees hours to insure minimal overtime
• Conduct regular performance feedback to employees & senior management
• Conduct annual performance reviews
• Recommend merit or market adjustments and/or promotions to the Head of Operations
• Train employees in fundamentals of production as well as cross train the staff in all facets of production
• Assign tasks & projects to Group Leads
Production • Insure appropriate communication with staff as well as management involving program changes, customer job updates, administrative, human resources updates and changes
• Maximize production personnel capabilities and implement procedures to improve efficiency
• Calculate line efficiencies and take proper corrective actions in case of under performance
• Insure the work area is always safety compliant
• Train staff on production
Plan and Program • Do daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly production plans.
• Do line and factory performance for the major KPIs
• Proper stock control
• Manage budgeting for production department operations and do budget vs. actual manipulations
• Prepare production report, and report accordingly

Production & Engineering Manager
africaJUICE Tibila Share Company
January-2013 - December-2013

Main purpose • Develop and manage effective planned maintenance system/team to improve overall factory efficiencies and production cost. Manage asset care management team to deliver line efficiencies and reduce wastage. Communicate effectively with the wider business.

Duties & responsibilities • Insure health and safety compliance of all assets within designated factory area
• Identify the root causes for potential breakdowns and speed losses and eliminate
• Develop major KPIs that that demonstrate proper line management

KPIs/Objectives • Year on year improvement on planned maintenance
• Improving factory efficiency
• Overhead cost control vs. budget. Absorb inline inflation costs
• Regular individual reviews and planned bi-annual appraisal for team

Production Supervisor
africaJUICE Tibila Share Company
October-2011 - December-2012

• Making sure that factory is running, employee are at work, target output achieved on the assigned shift
• Ensuring all direct usages like raw materials are as per the plan
• Maintain high standard of housekeeping and hygienic conditions through out the factory
• Actively participating on the quality and food safety system implementations
• Report the daily production activities, usages, manpower, output and efficiencies to the production manager on daily bases

Junior Chemist
africaJUICE Tibila Share Company
February-2011 - October-2011

• Prepare appropriate laboratory chemicals and reagents
• Do proper sampling of raw materials, in process items and finished goods as per the sampling plans
• Perform incoming raw materials analysis
• Monitor and follow the production process. And also check the final product whether is as per the standard or not
• Participate on quality and food safety implementation activities and deliver outstanding feedbacks for the verification of the operation, monitory devices and cleaning and sanitation effectiveness
• Follow and monitor the cleaning and sanitation schedules
• Report the daily quality follow-up task to the quality supervisor on daily bases


Addis Ababa University
February-2017 - Present

MBA, Financial Management

Applied Chemistry
University of Gondar
December-2007 - July-2009