Site Manager

Blackbook Executive

Exciting business with a fantastic growth path. Lead change and drive improvement in this site leadership role.

  • South Eastern Suburbs
  • Progressive culture with industry leading sustainability focus
  • Attractive salary package on offer
The Company

As one of the clear leaders in their category of the manufacturing industry this business is focused on a period of reinvestment in their manufacturing plants to continue to continue to set the benchmark for quality and efficiency. As part of this they're also wanting to continue to develop a culture centered around world class manufacturing. This role will suit someone that thrives in an environment of operational transformation and are motivated to continue progressing their career with further opportunities around the corner for those who can perform. 

The Role

As the Site Manager your role is to coach, develop and lead staff, and to drive the operational success of the plant. Your responsibilities will focus on:
  • Support and lead an operations-based team across production, materials management, quality & safety to achieve/exceed KPI’s and deliver on productivity targets and operational improvement.
  • Educate, coach, and facilitate operational expectations, lead change initiatives through the team leaders and supervisors, deliver on all operational KPIs.
  • Develop and maintain operations systems, ensuring staff structures and labour plans are optimised and meet the needs of the business.
  • Develop and implement improvement plans for the operation, encompassing all functions on the business when necessary.
  • Lead and coach the team in operational improvements across Health and Safety, Quality, Maintenance and Production functions.
  • Manage and report on metrics as well as instilling understanding of metrics across the group to develop a performance-based culture.
  • Lead and coach on continuous improvement initiatives in conjunction with the leadership group, to reduce cost and waste, improve productivity and quality.
  • Investigate and develop solutions with the site leadership group for operational issues across the site.
The Person
To be successful in this role you will have extensive leadership experience gained from a fast paced manufacturing environment. You must be able to drive change and demonstrate your ability to deliver operational transformation in a complex manufacturing plant, delivering excellent results through effective leadership. Commercial awareness and an ability to communicate at all levels are critical to the success of the position. 

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further you can contact Ricky Phare at Blackbook Executive on 03 9823 7403.