Production Manager

     Production Manager role reporting to Plant Operations Manager 

•      Team of 50, focus on LEAN Manufacturing and added value activities 

•      Chance to join an international name in manufacturing 

Client Details

A major name in global manufacturing with multiple Australian locations requires a Production Manager for their facility located near Wetherill Park. 


Reporting to the Plant Operations Manager the successful Production Manager will be responsible for the liquids and powders manufacturing lines as well as packing. Via 7 Team Leaders you will:

- Manage the 50- 65 Site Operators
- Hold responsibility for production operations and the associated metrics (safety output and staff welfare) 
- Champion safe working at this chemicals site
- Work closely with the quality and warehousing teams to ensure production schedules are met to the highest qulaity

This role sits on the leadership team on site reporting to the Head of Site. With a real focus on advanced manufacturing techniques you will play a central role in the developmnt of this plant.


To be successful in applying for this role you will hold a Strong manufacturing background in chemicals or a similar volume processing environment. You will be a proven Manufacturing Shift or Production Manager whon has led  team of 30 staff +. Further to this you will:

- Hold a Degree in a chemicals, process engineering or related subject
- Have held a labour planning budget previously and be an expert in safe working
- You will have a deep Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing Principles and proven experience in delivering Continuous Improvement plans
- You will have worked closely with maintenance previously to have implemented a preventative maintenance program

In return you will be joining a recognised name in manufacturing and hold a pivotal Site Production Management role with a direct line report to the Plant Manager

Job Offer

$130,000 + Super 

Matt Walker, Associate Partner, 02 9195 2381