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1312 GENERAL MANAGERS IN MANUFACTURING
 


    General managers in manufacturing head small manufacturing businesses and, on their own behalf or on behalf of the proprietor, plan, direct and coordinate the activities of the business, with the assistance of no more than one other manager and some non-managerial help.

    Tasks include -

    (a) planning and implementing policies;

    (b) making budgetary estimates;

    (c) negotiating with suppliers and customers and with other organisations;

    (d) planning and controlling the use of resources and hiring workers;

    (e) managing daily operations;

    (f) reporting to owners, if any;

    (g) performing related tasks;

    (h) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • General manager, manufacturing


  • Some related occupations classified elsewhere:

  • Department manager, production and operations/manufacturing - 1222

  • Managing director, enterprise/manufacturing - 1210


   
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 Updated 16 September 2004, by VA.