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Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH15047_1527833363
Contact Name: Steven McIntyre
Contact Email: stevenm@sixdegreesexecutive.com.au
Job Published: June 01, 2018 07:09

Job Description

About the company

Our client is a well-known brand for leading from the front when it comes to new technology within their specific industry. Due to a recent promotion and continued growth they are looking for an experienced Manufacturing Manger to join their site.

Responsibilities Include;

Reporting to the Site Manager in this fast-paced environment your focus will be on:

  • Leading a large group of production personal (around 200) plus developing Supervisors and Team Leaders.
  • Driving a safety-first culture, 5S and better machine uptime
  • Ensure OH&S and quality systems and processes are followed, and production costs remain within budget.
  • Improve engagement and culture through leadership, training and being a good mentor for the production team.
  • Monitor employee performance and implement employee improvement programs

About You

  • Degree qualifications in Management, Food Technology, Science, Engineering or a related discipline
  • A demonstrated achievement of improvement & change in a traditional manufacturing / distribution environment
  • Experience with industrial relations and fore-fronting enterprise agreement negotiations
  • A track record of driving CI and change in a manufacturing environment
  • Training in continuous improvement methodology would be highly advantageous (e.g. Lean, Six Sigma), and understanding of Industry 4.0
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to influence at all level

How to apply

  • Click on the APPLY button or contact Steve McIntyre on (02) 8024 7148 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number SMc15047