Factory Manager

  • Great remuneration Circa $90,000 + Super
  • New and impressive clean and orderly warehouse
  • On site secure parking

Our Client manufactures high-end office furniture and has a reputation for ergonomic, quality and state of the art furniture and due to their continued growth requires an enthusiastic and capable Factory Manager to motivate and lead the manufacturing and warehouse team.
You must be able to drive change and achieve excellent results through effective leadership, with a focus on cultural improvement and increasing employee engagement. Strong commercial awareness and an ability to communicate at all levels are critical to the success of the position.
The main responsibilities for this hands-on position include leading and supervising the production performance and output of a team of 20+ staff. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Successfully meeting manufacturing targets and productivity goals. 
  • Ensuring customer orders are produced on-time to specification. 
  • Monitor quality standards to ensure product Integrity.
  • Managing and supporting the ongoing effectiveness of your Team Leaders ensuring product quality, on time and in full product delivery (DIFOT)
  • Managing new staff and managing staff performance issues. 
  • Manage leave rostering and training development.
  • Liaise with other departments to resolve quality and service issues.
  • Planning, organising, and controlling production activities to meet quality standards and production schedules
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations
  • Managing and motivating the production team to ensure maximum performance and efficiency
  • Developing and implementing strategies to improve productivity, reduce costs, and maintain safe working conditions
  • Monitoring production processes to identify opportunities for process improvement
  • Collaborating with other departments to ensure smooth coordination of production activities
  • Overseeing inventory management to maintain adequate stock levels while minimising waste
  • Preparing regular reports on production performance and presenting findings to senior management
The ideal candidate will possess the following attributes;
  • 3+ years experience in a similar role.
  • Experience working with production staff,
  • Prior planning experience.
  • Knowledge of production-related OHS and safe work systems. 
If you think you have the skills necessary for this position then please apply now by clicking the apply link below.
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