We are on the hunt for an impressive person to step in and manage manufacturing for our Sydney facility. Our new Production Manager will have a trade qualification, working their way up through training and experience to a supervisory or management role.
This is a hands-on role – leading from the front to ensure our products are delivered in full, on time and to satisfy all customer quality / scope requirements. So there are a wide range of skills we want to check including but not limited to:
Experience in an agile manufacturing environment (ideally vehicle / body building background);
Experience in setup of assembly stations and assembly lines for 1off builds and production runs;
Success with planning of jobs, managing labour and other resources to ensure maximum efficiency and productivity are achieved; understanding of project management
Expertise in estimating (labour hours, materials etc.) and then controlling projects to achieve ideal outcomes all round;
Clear and strong communication skills to engage workers and liaise positively with a range of customers or other stakeholders;
Experience in creation of work packages for shop floor, work instructions and procedures;
Experience in interaction with internal stakeholders to ensure that all projects running on time.
Confidence and competence in using computers including ERP, Excel, emails etc.;
An independent operator who is comfortable in a controlled work environment (procedural / quality) and who is equally comfortable with agility and change.
To be given fair and full consideration for this important position, it is essential that you submit BOTH a cover letter, setting out how you satisfy the above points AND a resume that outlines your work history, qualifications and provides contactable referees.
We will be conducting interviews on Friday May 11 2018. So if you are the right person for us, please prepare your application urgently and clear your diary. We are ready to offer an attractive package and an immediate start.