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- Fast paced manufacturing environment
- Opportunity to have a significant impact on the organisation's success
About Our Client
Our client is a successful manufacturing organisation, which supplies products for the construction industry. This organisation prides itself on the quality of its product line and service to its customer base, and is looking for a driven Production Manager to join its team in Western Sydney.
Reporting into the General Manager, this role is responsible for coordinating production across various divisions in the organisation, often with very short lead times. This role is fast paced, and as a result is suited to a 'hands on' manager who can think on their feet and react to changing needs.
The Production Manager will be responsible for the management and development of the production and warehouse areas, ensuring accountability towards achieving business goals and maximising efficiency.
You will also be responsible for prioritising production schedules in order to meet customer orders and maintain a 98% DIFOT. You will need to ensure there is adequate labour available to service customer requirements, while coaching staff to achieve set targets.
Other responsibilities include:
- Planning the maintenance of machines and tooling ensuring high reliability of equipment
- Manage any plant breakdowns to ensure speedy rectification of any issues
- Maintain compliance with company policies and procedures, safety standards and good house-keeping practices
- Ensure compliance with ISO9001 certification
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate will have:
- Hands on production management experience in a manufacturing environment
- Have a proven track record of achieving results for safety, productivity and cost control
- Demonstrated capability in problem solving and excellent communication skills
- Possess strong influential skills and be willing to lead by example
What's on Offer
The position will offer a dynamic candidate a genuine opportunity to have an effect on the organisations success and comes with an attractive package and autonomy to perform.