Manufacturing Manager

About Our Client

Our Client is a precision manufacturing business in West Sydney. With 50 years experience delivering into Oil and Gas, Automotive and Aerospace markets the business boasts advanced manufacturing capabilities and has built its reputation on quality. Replacing a leaver the business requires a First Class Production/ Manufacturing Manager.

About The Role

Reporting to the Operations Manager the Manufacturing Manager will hold responsibility over production, engineering, quality and safety. With already established robust systems and reporting the role will focus around added value and the implementation of modern manufacturing techniques to drive site productivity and remove waste. Specifically the Manufacturing Manager will:

- Manage the 50 site staff (including Two Production Leaders and Engineering Manager)  and work closely with the quality team
- Look at ways to implement Continuous Improvement On site focused on both people and systems
- Look at engineering and automation opportunities in conjunction with the Operations Manager
- You will work closely with the shop floor to identify proficiency gaps relating to operator performance and machinery up keep
- With responsibility across the Manufacturin scorecard you will be targetted against safe working, DIFOT, OE and delivering a high quality, micro tolerance product
- In conjunction with the Operations Manager you will act as key customer manager and esure any non conformances are resoved and corrective actions implemented (engaging production and quality) 

About You

- You will be a Manufacturing/ Production Manager from a precision engineering/ electronics background
- Your demonstrated ability to implement modern manufacturing methods will be complimented by a Degree in a relevant engineering subject
- You will manage through your leaders and know how to identify training and process gaps within a volume manufacturing operation
- Ideally you will be Six Sigma Green Belt or upwards and have worked within an automotive, aerospace or oil and gas tiered supplier

Package on Offer 

$120,000- $135,000 + Super for the ideal Manufacturing Manager