Packing Manager

Location: SE Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Tim Barraclough

About the company

This company is a privately-owned pharmaceutical company that has been listed as a 'AFR Top 250 Fastest growing company'. Based in Melbourne's South East, their facility has received huge investment to further enhance their equipment and manufacturing processes in line with strict regulations and compliance. To maintain and increase their fantastic growth, they require an experienced Packing Manager to lead their team on a 24/5 basis.

About the role

As the Packing Manager, you will be accountable for the delivering the pack and fill part of the manufacturing process. The ability to drive Continuous Improvement in a highly regulated environment is key and your leadership style will keep staff motivated and engaged in driving adherence to Production Volume. Whilst reporting into the Production Manager, you will have responsibility over 3 team leaders and 75 operators.

Skills & Experience

This role is key to driving quality, safety and efficiency within the plant and the successful candidate will possess the following:

  • People Leadership - to coach, develop, inspire and lead teams with a common goal and set expectations
  • Tertiary qualified in engineering or science-related discipline (or equivalent), such as Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, Pharmacy or Materials Science
  • Demonstrated experience with an energetic, ambitious and career driven focus.
  • A Continuous Improvement mindset with the ability to set strategic short, medium and long term goals


This company recognizes their employees hard work, they offer career opportunities, inhouse training budgets and a bonus scheme.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Tim Barraclough on (03) 8613 3517 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number TB18263.

All direct applications or resumes received by our client from external parties will be referred to Six Degrees Executive as the retained recruitment partner on this assignment.