Position information

  • Manufacturing Manager    Sydney based  (Ref 401727)

    • Strong “Hands on” Leadership skills – mentor, guide…

    • “Made to Order” Production experience – Building industry

    • Salary Package: $95-100K + Vehicle + Super  NEG

    • Join a well-established Australian manufacturing Company that manufactures a range of “made to order” building products and solutions for their customers in every state of Australia in the residential building sector.  In New South Wales, the Company run a medium sized operation with a mix of production processes, a relatively fast-paced environment, and with short lead time delivery requirements. This role relates to a single site.   

    • Reporting to the State Manager, you will be responsible for leading, managing and coaching the production, production estimating, purchasing / inventory and administration teams to achieve the company’s overall production objectives, as well as managing the maintenance and engineering requirements.  You will be involved in: managing and supporting the ongoing effectiveness of your Team Leaders ensuring product quality, on time and in full product delivery (DIFOT), coordinating rosters / schedules, the proactive continuous “bedding down” and continuous improvement of all systems and processes within the production area, ensuring the companies OH & S policy, overseeing plant reliability / maintenance programs and effective liaison internally with onsite personnel fostering a positive and proactive “can do” responsive customer service culture, etc

    • The ideal candidate will demonstrate:  a minimum of 5+ years Production / Manufacturing Management experience (in a unionized environment) in manufacturing processes with a “made to order” product with fast process flow to the customer within the building products and or industrial sector.  A “hands on” collaborative style Leader, you will have demonstrated the effective day-to-day management and leadership of teams within a medium sized operation having trained and developed personnel to problem solve, take responsibility and accountability, maximize their skill set and achieve company objectives.  A Trade background or Manufacturing / Engineering Degree with Lean manufacturing or 5S or other process improvement systems (including ERP systems) will be highly regarded.

    •  If you are a self-motivated “hands on” authentic Manager and can demonstrate being:  commercial, an active problem solver, organized, able to demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, proactive and passionate about improvement, keen to foster a positive customer centric culture, this is a great opportunity to “take ownership”, influence and make a difference.   The Company offers genuine career path progression.

    • Send details to rhyl@nayler.com.au quoting reference 401727/RN  or call Rhyl on 0413 873 555