Production Manager

Location: Villawood, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Stephen Montague

About the company

Our client is a global leader in their chosen sector and have an excellent opportunity for a Production Manager to join their team.

About the role

Reporting to the Site Manager you will be the site 2IC, responsible for driving manufacturing activity through a highly focused team of front line leaders. You will ensure that the team achieves demanding daily manufacturing outputs through embracing best practice manufacturing principles.


  • Effectively manage and direct the operation of all manufacturing production, processing and maintenance.
  • Driving the LEAN and CI methodology.
  • Drive plant efficiency, production performance and meet business targets (Yield, Downtime and OEE).
  • Provide coaching, and oversee the training and skills development of the team.
  • Overall operation, planning, purchasing and budgetary performance of the production and maintenance departments.
  • Managing a large production team, including team of technical maintenance staff.

This is a strategic role with career development and progression available, to be successful in this position you will be a forward thinking and dynamic leader who has a true ability to embrace and drive change across a fast paced and automated environment.

Skills & Experience:

  • Tertiary qualification, preferably gained in Maintenance or an Industrial Manufacturing discipline.
  • Previous management experience preferably from within a large team environment.
  • Good understanding of the LEAN methodology and experience in implementing their concepts.
  • Previously working within a fast-paced automated environment.
  • Experience in project and contractor management.
  • EBA experience would be ideal.

Apply now for the amazing opportunity to be involved with state of the art equipment, facilities, and a dynamic team environment.

For a confidential discussion call Stephen Montague on 02 8024 7144 or apply via the appropriate link.