Night Shift Manager
An opportunity has been created for an established Production Manager to join a leader in the paper and cardboard manufacturing industry, in their corrugated cardboard business. The successful candidate in this role will have a passion for process improvement and people management, with demonstrated capability in this field. Key Responsibilities Manage the production planning process to meet customer requirements and to optimize production efficiencies.
Develop and implement strategies to maximise production efficiencies in keeping with meeting customer and business requirements. These include, hourly/daily management visual management and audits/checks to ensure conformance to standards and practices Develop and implement appropriate shift and manning structures to maintain efficient production throughputs/quality/safety to meet customer and business requirements Manage employees in accordance to the OFP National EBA including performance management Develop succession plans and cross training to ensure long term success of the business. Encourage and lead employee engagement through open two-way communications and developing and fostering structured improvement activities.
Ensure all employees understand and adhere to our quality expectations through proper training, coaching and by conducting formal audits to guarantee compliance Review any non-conformances (NCR’s) with the team and develop corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence Manage all production activities to remain consistent with the business quality systems and continuous improvement objectives. Experience and Qualifications Ability to motivate, lead and supervise staff. Ability to coach and mentor.
Understanding of the organisation’s OHS&E standards, and responsibilities under OHS &E legislation. Strong problem solving and analytical skills. Strong project management and time management skills Firm but fair manner in performance management High level computer skills Comprehensive understanding of IR laws and employee relations Experience in the utilisation of business systems.