Maintenance Supervisor - Innovative Food Manufacturer

Cononbrig Partners

Join an Australian success story embarking on an exciting new growth phase and work with a dynamic, inspired and innovative team of people.

  • Great time to join an Australian success story
  • Entrepreneurial & innovative leadership team
  • Based in Melbourne's South East. $110,000 to $130,000 + Super.
  • Great time to join an Australian success story
  • Entrepreneurial & innovative leadership team
  • Based in Melbourne's South East. $110,000 to $130,000 + Super.
About the business

This is an exciting time to join an Australian food manufacturing success story, regarded as an entrepreneurial business with a team of truly passionate people who take great pride in achieving the best outcomes for their customers.  The company creates and manufactures some of the highest quality food products in Australia; partly because of its investment in food science, innovation and world-leading, highly automated equipment and technology.  Due to sustained growth and winning new accounts within major food retailers and the foodservice industry, the company is expanding its existing operations in Melbourne as well as building a new plant close to its existing facility in Melbourne's South Eastern suburbs.

About the role

Reporting to the Engineering & Maintenance Manager, you will be responsible for leading and mentoring a highly capable maintenance team of over 10 permanent employees and additional contractors in 2 x 12 hour shift within a 24/7 environment. As Maintenance Supervisor you will ensure maximum machine up time for the Production Team so they can operate in a safe, compliant and efficient manner and ensure the availability of critical spare parts. You will also have the opportunity to help coordinate, install and commission new plant & equipment into a greenfield food manufacturing facility that has just completed the design and construction phase.

Skills and experience

You will be a trade qualified Maintenance Team Leader / Supervisor with experience in the FMCG or food manufacturing sectors being well regarded. Possessing high energy levels, you have a track record of delivering excellent and measurable outcomes throughout your career whilst constantly mentoring and driving change, continuous improvement and safety best practice with your teams.  You are well regarded for having an inclusive leadership style and you have experience managing through constant change in a fast-paced environment.

Benefits and perks

This is a great time to join a truly innovative business that is experiencing strong growth and subsequently expanding its operations. If you are interested in being part of the company's next exciting chapter, please apply with your CV in Word format. If you have a specific question please call Rod Czydel or Anthony Sweet on +61 3 9005 8362 and leave a message if we are unable to take your call.  Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within five days of applying.