production manager in Swan Hill

Swan Hill, Victoria
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About the Role:

The primary purpose of the Production Manager is to oversee the day to day running of the Production department to ensure that the company can manufacture products to the engineering specifications and in line with best practice to a high standard of workmanship. As well as researching and implementing technology such as an ERP, robotics and moving line production.

Overview of Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Production: Scheduling, Oversee Workshop’s end-to-end production process; Attend weekly Production meetings and ensure close liaison with Production to ensure delivery commitments and product design and quality are maintained.
  • People/ Customer Management: Increases management's effectiveness, communicates values, strategies, and objectives; Empower team; Relationship management with internal customers and stakeholders;
  • Policy and Process: Develop and maintain OH&S policies and procedures; Recruitment & Selection of key roles; Assess individual performance using results-based measures (KPI) as per agreed PDP process; Ensure factory at all times is safe, clean and organized.

About You -- Skills and Competency Required:

  • Trade qualification in relevant discipline or Tertiary Qualification in Production highly regarded but not essential.
  • With at least 5 years’ senior management experience in Manufacturing or Production environment.
  • Background and knowledge of manufacturing industry & quality systems; Process Improvement & Continuous Improvement. Exposure to robotics.
  • Ability to build and maintain s relationships.
  • People Management experience including recruitment, resourcing coordination, coaching and development.
  • Proven track record of delivering projects on time, to budget and to specification.
  • Exceptional decision-making skills.
  • Strategic Planning and Quality Management.

This is an incredible opportunity for an individual to join this established and growing organization. We look forward to your application.

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