A successful Australian manufacturing company located in Richlands, Queensland is seeking an experienced, motivated and results driven Production Manager to head our small but dedicated team. The ideal candidate will come from a manufacturing background competent in all areas of production planning through to quality control, developing and maintaining operational systems, processes and procedures and be an effective communicator, building relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. The ability to think on your feet and adapt to an ever-changing environment is critical.
Alltruck Bodies is a market leader in building rigid truck bodies and trailers for various industry sectors and with close to 30 years in business, has established a reputation for delivering quality built products in a timely fashion. With factories located in both Dandenong Victoria and Richlands, Queensland, we are able to service customers Australia wide. Due to our expansion into brand new premises at Richlands, this role will be vital in ensuring our continued growth and ability to deliver a premium product.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
All facets of the manufacturing operations for the Factory
Improve operational systems, processes and procedures to ensure operational effectiveness and production efficiency
Ensuring that production / output targets are achieved
Overseeing inventory ordering, levels, stocktakes, storage and Factory Layout
Manage the Companys quality control programs
Monitor production KPIs and take corrective action
Quality Control Checking of all jobs prior to movement of job to next stage of production
Improve the communication and resolution of issues between Engineering, Purchasing, Sales and the Factory;
Optimise staff utilisation together with appropriate training
Providing leadership and guidance to all employees
Determine plant & equipment needs, involvement in plant and equipment commissioning and review of maintenance schedules
Contribute towards the achievement of the Companys strategic and operational objectives
Ensure compliance with WH&S legislation, policies and procedures.
Ensures that safe work practices are adhered to, and reports problems to the Factory Manager or Senior Management Levels
TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL NEED:
A trade background, ideally with experience in the steel fabrication industry and / or vehicle body building experience
Minimum of 5 years experience in a supervisory position
Exceptional organisational and time management skills together with a high level of attention to detail are essential
Strong communication skills dealing with all tiers of the business
Ability to lead and work with teams to achieve results
Ability to work under pressure while motivating others and meeting deadlines
Excellent computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Word)
Ability to review processes and develop strategies to improve efficiencies.
Accuracy and attention to detail
Punctuality and Reliability
To be able to clearly read, write and speak English
Hours: 7am to 4pm Monday to Friday with Saturday 6am to 10am as required.
Only short listed applicants will be contacted. No agencies please.
20/04/2021$0Brisbane1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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