Manufacturing Manager

•      Recognised name in manufacturing based near Wetherill Park 

•      Operations Manager role to manage the operations reporting to the National Director 

•      Circa 65 staff, Control of site profit and loss

Client Details

 The client is a major name in the manufacturing sector providing solutions to house hold names. The business requires an Operations Manager as it continues to grow and implement LEAN Methodologies 


This senior leadership role reports to a National Director and requires an autonomous, solutions driven Operations Manager. The Operations Manager will be responsible for site operations at this $30m turnover plant. Specifically you will:

- Lead manufacturing operations including the site budget and profit and loss
- Utilise your engineering and shift leadership team to create an engaged culture focused on continuous improvement and safe working
- Monitor and improe site OEE and DIFOT 
- Focus on highest quality, right first time production
- Prioritise short and long run manufacturing
- Train, develop and motivate the shift, quality, warehouse and maintenance first line managers

This role is highly autonomous and you will be given the freedom to implement change reporting to a national director.


To be successful in applying for this role you will:

- Be Degree qualified in an engineering subject and hold extensive experience as an Operations Manager from an FMCG background (other GMP manufacturing experience will be considered).
- Hold extensive experience with regards safe working and LEAN Manufacturing
- Be a dynamic trouble shooter who will engage and consult their teams
- Understand what a WCM facility looks like and be able to give examples of implementing tools and techniques to develop a plant to this standard

Job Offer

Circa $140,000- $150,000 + Super 

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