Manufacturing Manager

Miller Leith

Exciting opportunity for an ambitious leader to shape the way this global manufacturer operates.

  • East Melbourne Location
  • Global Manufacturer boasting Industry Leading products
  • Lead operations across Production and Warehousing
The Company 
The global manufacturer specialises in industrial and retail chemicals.  A well-known industry leader, they offer a premium range of products to the automotive, mining and infrastructure segments.

The Role 
Reporting to the Operations Manager and being a key member of the site leadership team, the Manufacturing Manager will implement effective strategies at the plant through their proactive and disciplined approach.

As a dedicated operations professional, the position of Manufacturing Manager will play a critical part within the site including the warehouse. They will need to have strong leadership skills and an ability to improve culture on site to foster a safe, effective and inclusive working environment.

As a strong resource manager, you will be able to optimise the production schedule with knowledge of award and EBA agreements. A strong emphasis will be placed on effective production planning and supporting the manufacturing, retail, inventory and distribution departments.

The successful candidate will have a strong safety focus on safety whilst having an eye for quality and control. 

Being able to maintain a calm demeanour will be valued, along with in-stilling confidence in the team whilst developing leaders. 

Skills & Experience 
  • Batch chemical production experience
  • Strong coaching and mentoring style 
  • Be able to demonstrate experience in continuous improvement to get results in improving overall efficiency
  • Proven track record in developing and maintaining Standard Operating Procedures
For More Information
Here at Miller Leith we are open to having a conversation about your next career move. For a brief, confidential discussion, please contact Mitchell Young at or 03 9993 0809.