Reliability Manager

Location: SE Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Scott Logan

About the company

This is a large and well-established packaging business that has a significant market share of the Australian packaging and containers market, they operate a large site network across Australian and supply many of Australia's most well-known brands. They are currently seeking a Reliability Manager within one of their plastic packaging sites that primarily does plastic injection molding and extrusion

About the role

As the Reliability Manager you will ultimately be tasked with improving plant reliability across the site as well as leading and developing the maintnenace team. You will be responsible for ensuring that maintenance is effectively planned and scheduled, conducted, and that risks to plant reliability are mitigated through the implementation of reliability programs and methodologies. Key to this role will be your position of leadership and credibility with the trades team and your professional direct reports

About you

We're either looking for someone who has experience with plastics, or who has shown that they can become quickly effective in new technologies, generally meeting the following:

  • Relevant engineering degree or trades background
  • Strong leadership skills relating to trades and junior engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritise and improve plant reliability
  • Experience in packaging preferred, else FMCG industries such as food and beverage


If you've found yourself in a position where you're available for work at short notice, this offers the convenience of experiencing a new workplace before you make an ongoing commitment to them - whether your preference is for a contract role or a permanent one, this role can satisfy both. This is a fast paced environment with a wide variety of projects and challenges to sink your teeth into

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Scott Logan on 03 8613 3551 for a confidential discussion