Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Rocklea, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15718_1526617953
Contact Name: Jonathan Hall
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Job Published: May 18, 2018 05:32

Job Description

As part of the Supply Chain team, your role will be to provide leadership, resourcing, planning and direction to deliver excellence in safety, customer service, quality and operational cost performance for our client site located in South Brisbane. This site is undergoing significant change, improvement and investment and will require the skills of an accomplished leader to drive this change.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Leading a large and diverse team to reach performance targets
  • Driving the plant optimisation and improvement initiatives, ensuring the effective implementation of change
  • Ensuring the maintenance of a sound industrial relations culture
  • Implementing best practice initiatives and driving continuous improvement processes
  • Managing costs to achieve budgets and production forecasts via appropriate resourcing and planning
  • Maintaining quality and customer service standards

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Logistics, Engineering, Business or a related discipline
  • Significant leadership experience in a complex, automated and fast paced industrial production or operations environment
  • Strong industrial relations capability
  • The leadership capability to drive and motivate a diverse multi-cultural unionised workforce
  • Extensive business planning, budgetary and financial management experience
  • Strong experience in performance management and conflict resolution
  • A commitment to safety, continuous improvement, innovation and change
  • Strong communication and team building skills

About Company
As a market leader in supply chain equipment pooling, you'll be working for a company that is changing the way goods get to market. Our client continuously sets the industry standard and provides the latest innovations in reusable supply chain packaging and solutions. They are an inherently sustainable business and help their customers to achieve leaner, greener and safer supply chain logistics processes, to ensure that you'll be working for the good of business and humanity every day
Our client offers a range of employee benefits including a competitive salary, bonus opportunities, a supportive learning and development culture and a wide range of opportunities to assist you in achieving your career aspirations. Our client is large enough to take you anywhere and small enough to make sure you get there. With a focus on career pyramids instead of ladders, we move our people up and across functions and companies to deepen their transferable skills and acquire broader business experience
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