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Production Manager - Food manufacturing

Core Talent Pty Ltd

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My Client, a successful food manufacturer, is currently looking to recruit a skilled and experienced Production Manager to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity with a highly reputable company.

The role
As a highly skilled Production Manager you will engage, develop and lead your team to deliver world class products. As a leader within the business, you will drive best practice and continuous improvement initiatives to maximise efficiencies and improve operational performance. With a focus on safety, and a passion for quality, you will partner with stakeholders to deliver consistent results by living the principles of open, honest and collaborative.

* Engage, lead, motivate and develop your team through effective people management strategies ensuring capability of people to achieve individual, team and overall site objectives

  • Involve the team by encouragement and motivating to deliver safety excellence and promote risk awareness
  • Drive performance on a daily basis across the further processing facility ensuring delivery on time sensitive production deadlines
  • Ensure that the labour cost base is the most productive, efficient and cost competitive for the industry
  • Assist in the development of reporting for key operational indicators including labour optimisation, overtime, throughput rates and inventory control
  • Identify, drive and embed continuous improvement initiatives and operational efficiency programmes
  • Monitor and keep within budget, seeking approval for out of scope spend
  • Working cross functionally, building strong relationships with different stakeholders and working as one team

* Experience in managing a manufacturing facility with a proven track record of achieving positive operational outcomes

  • Passionate about driving continuous improvement initiatives, to improve safety, efficiencies and reliability
  • Inclusive in management style, with the capabilities to engage a large team and create a collaborative working environment
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills with the ability to communicate cross functionally to build strong relationships and influence key stakeholders
  • Excellent analytical skills with the strong capabilities of working with multiple pieces of data and transforming them into meaningful relevant information for employees to understand
  • Proven track record of achieving departmental business plans and productivity agendas
  • Implemented and promoted continuous improvement initiatives, familiar with a culture of 5S, TPM, LEAN/Six Sigma

    If you have the experience outlined above and are interested in this role or similar, please contact Rose Skipper with your resume and contact details

Or alternatively call Rose on 03 9576 9260.

For any other opportunities in manufacturing, from maintenance electrician jobs / maintenance technician roles / maintenance fitter roles in Victoria please get in contact.

Job details
Date posted
23 Nov 2021
Manufacturing, Production & Operations
Management & Senior Leadership
Base pay
$11k - $120k
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard hours
Food & Beverage
Private Business

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