Operations Supervisor

WAPRES is a leading bluegum plantation manager, processor and exporter in the Southwest of WA. We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and detail-oriented Operations Supervisor to manage the day to day operations of our production nursery, located in Manjimup, WA.

This diverse and challenging role will suit individuals with a strong operational background and at least 5 years supervisory experience in a similar work environment. Reporting to the Nursery & Tree Improvement Manager, you will play a crucial part in ensuring operational targets are met, through effective work crew coordination & supervision.


  • Monitor production, ensuring performance targets are met
  • Plan site activities & allocate tasks to employees and contractors
  • Follow QA/QC procedures, ensuring product quality meets contracted product specifications
  • General Risk Management, ensuring plant/equipment is correctly used & maintained
  • Supervise daily tasks, ensuring staff abide by Company & Industry Safety Codes & Standards.  
  • Maintain accurate documentation/records


  • Current Australian Drivers License
  • Planning and organisation skills, with a proven ability to deliver successful projects on time and within budget.
  • Minimum of 5 years Hands-on experience supervising work crews to ensure all activities are completed in accordance with Company procedures & Industry Standards.  
  • Strong communication, leadership and problem-solving skills
  • Computer Literacy (MS Excel & MS Word)
  • Understanding of Quality Control & WHS procedures
  • Horticulture industry experience is desirable, however; not necessary as full training will be provided to the successful candidate.


  • Generous salary package
  • Company vehicle
  • Training & development opportunities

WAPRES employees are required to complete a pre-employment medical and undergo random drug & alcohol testing.


Applications close Friday 6th December.


25/11/2019 $0 Bunbury & South West 1 Farming, Animals & Conservation
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