Site Operations Manager

Location: Darwin
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary: Attractive Package
Contact: Anthony Branch

About the company

This premium global manufacturer is a key player in the Australian market. There is currently an opportunity for a site operations manager to join the business during an exciting period of growth and sustainability. The role would suit candidates with people leadership experience, a safety mindset, and lean business acumen. The company has 40 sites across Australia & South Pacific that employs over 5,000 people. This role is responsible for their Darwin operations.

About the role

Working as part of the business leadership team, and reporting to the National Operations Manager, the Operations Manager is responsible for the Darwin site. With strong communication across the leadership team, you will guide the business through a significant phase to improve and optimise the operations from end to end. Specific business goals where you can have an impact include improving operations & production, network optimisation and improved business systems and processes. You will be tasked with leading a culture of continuous improvement and team success.

Skills & Experience

The critical skills required to be successful in this role include people leadership, communication, safety focus, strategy and a mindset of continuous improvement. Your background should include experience in an operational or production environment, where you will have led change, and driven a strong culture. You will likely have highly developed resilience, decision making capability, and the ability to manage complex problems in a systematic way.


This business is a large operation but gives you the autonomy to make decisions, act quickly and genuinely have an impact on delivering success. The role offers the opportunity to manage the Darwin operation and have accountability for the site. You will have great exposure to the executive function and will provide an outstanding career path for ambitious and career-driven candidates.

How to apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Anthony Branch on 0488 809 959 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number 24225.

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