Production Supervisor

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

About the company

This company is proudly an Australian owned manufacturing business with a focus on sustainability. Operating out of there state of the art facility in Melbourne's western suburbs, they are looking to strengthen their leadership capabilities with this hire and due to an increase in volume they are moving towards a 24/7 shift structure.

About the role

Working closely with and reporting into the GM of Operations, your core responsibilities are to manage the daily production processes of the factory by providing direction and leadership to all production lines at the plant in a safe and timely manner. To ensure products achieve company quality and quantity standards in a customer focused, efficient and cost-effective manner. The position is also responsible for continuous improvement of plant safety and product quality, as well as operating costs and efficiencies.

Skills & Experience

Your previous experience in a similar management position or as a supervisor looking to step up will help you succeed in this role, as will:

  • Prior leadership experience in dairy or beverage processing.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and strategies to manage continuous improvement
  • Manage employee performance such as, improving individual skills, and enhancing teamwork by developing training systems and ensuring everyone is fully trained.
  • Have exceptional communication skills, not only in delivering a consistent message to employees but also cross functionally with quality, warehousing and operations

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Tim Barraclough for a confidential discussion quoting reference number TB20019

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.