Production Shift Manager

•      Dandenong based Production Shift  Manager role

•      Business in growth mode, up to 65 staff accross 3 shift 

•      Continuous Improvement focused role for a hands on Production Shift Manager 

Client Details

The business is a high volume food manufacturer boasting advanced CAPEX and multiple ANZ sites.  The client requires a hands on Production Shift Manager to lead and structure manufacturing operations.


Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager the Production Shift Manager will be responsible for all shift plannig, personnel management and during down time will drive CI projects. Specifically you will:

•      Lead production operations and all first line management, labour planning etc on site
•      Ensure products are produced right first time at lowest cost
•      Manage a team of up to 70 staff in peak periods
•      Ensure a safety first culture at all times and engage in continuous improvement projects
•      Work closely with Engineering to implement a preventative maintenance program


The client is looking for the best. To be considered for this role you will need to have the following:

•      Proven ability of managing a large team of at least 50 staff within a food (or drinks) manufacturing environment
•      Be able to evidence Continuous Improvement Implementation and the ability to get the best out of automation
•      You will need to be hands on and walk the shop floor regularly, motivating your team and be able to evidence your focus on safe working

This is a great opportunity for a Production Shift Manager to shape this business unit within a complex and automated facility

Job Offer

Circa $120,000 + super 

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