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About Our Client
Battmans Insulation Services is a leading distributor of Knauf Earthwool insulation and a manufacturer of Insulation products. The business has partnered with Knauf Insulation to distribute Earthwool insulation since Knauf's arrival in Australia over 10 years ago and has developed as a significant Australian player in the distribution of Earthwool insulation and Battmans' own locally made product.
Reporting to the Director, the primary purpose of this role is to provide hands on leadership in all Operational areas, including Distribution, Manufacturing and Technical advice.
Responsible for management of the Insulation Manufacturing department, this position will provide direction and support to the staff in meeting safety, quality, productivity, delivery and lean objectives. Ensure personnel have the tools, training and environment they need to work safely and efficiently to produce high quality products. Work closely with the departments to develop and improve processes and ensure the products are delivered on time.
- Prepare reports, analyse data and make recommendations for improving operations and solving maintenance related problems.
- Participate in objective setting, plan development and performance review of department.
- Liaise with suppliers and organisations for any requirements.
- Liaise with the Director to effectively execute the policies and goals of the organisation.
- Plan and schedule production activities and supervise the production process.
- Ensure good quality production of products are delivered on time.
- Maintain lean practices and maintenance schedule.
- Ensure product is manufactured to correct specifications and standards.
- Oversee production practices with a hands-on approach.
The Successful Applicant
- Minimum 7 year's experience in managing/leading a team. Experience in Insulation industry is preferred.
- Strong communication skills as well as the ability to work under pressure and able to wear various hats is necessary.
- Background in Building Material is ideal and knowledge of all equipment operation and maintenance.
What's on Offer
An attractive salary package is on offer, as is the chance to work for an Australian market leading distributor and manufacturer who offers a great work/life balance.