About the company
This privately-owned global company are an Internationally recognized food business with over 10,000 employees. They manufacture several household brands selling through the major retail channels and have a history of investing into new equipment. This site is located regional Victoria and operates on a 24/5 basis. The role requires an experienced Production Manager who can also operate as a 2ic to the Plant Manager ensure that strategic goals are met.
About the role
As the Production Manager, you will be responsible for driving improvement in plant efficiencies whilst adhering to the companies' core values. Product quality is imperative, the ability to meet and set KPI's whilst continuing the strict environmental and safety measures. Operating predominantly on a 24/5 basis, your ability to communicate effectively with both internal and external stakeholders will enable you to excel.
Skills & Experience
This role is key within the business and requires a commercially astute manager to drive this, attributes and skill set for the successful candidate will include:
* A continuous improvement philosophy with the ability to drive change
* Demonstrable leadership experience with a track record in managing team performance and knowing when action is required in a unionized environment
* Ensure production throughput targets are achieved in line with daily and weekly plans
* A strategic mindset and the ability to manage multiple improvement projects.
The opportunity to grow in a best practice environment with career advancement.
How to apply
Click on the APPLY button or contact Tim Barraclough on (03) 8613 3517 for a confidential discussion quoting reference number TB17913.
All direct applications or resumes received by our client from external parties will be referred to Six Degrees Executive as the retained recruitment partner on this assignment.