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Production Manager

Job no: 503060
Work type: Full Time
Location: Shepparton

At Visy, our people make us stand out from the crowd. We’re always seeking solutions, opportunities and possibilities. We look for people who see what’s ahead and run towards it. These people are helping us to achieve our vision to become the global leader in sustainable packaging solutions. Together, we can create a better world.

The Opportunity:

Visy produce hundreds of millions of food cans every year, for everything from single-serve foods like baked beans, to pediatric nutritionals (like infant formula) and multi-packs of dog food.

Due to an internal promotion, an exciting opportunity has become available for an outcome focused and continuous improvement driven, Production Manager to join our Visy Cans plant in Shepparton.

The Role:

As Production Manager you are accountable for the effective utilisation and co-ordination of the manufacturing resources, encompassing raw materials, labour and production facilities.

Your strong communication skills and ability to work under pressure will suit this fast-paced environment. And, your attitude where no job is too small, and ability to lead by example, will fit right into the team.

Reporting to the Plant Manager, your focus will be to:

  • Ensure safe operations in accordance with Visy’s policies and procedures, and ensure all quality systems are complied with.
  • Lead the team to achieve objectives, encompassing safety, housekeeping, production, service, quality and cost control.
  • Coach and develop the team to ensure achievement of the business objectives and key performance indicators.
  • Pro-actively review production performance with a focus on efficiency improvements.

To be successful:

  • You will be a seasoned leader with a demonstrated ability to uplift capability within a team and drive a results driven culture.
  • You will be analytical and data driven, with a pro-active approach to identifying, investigating and solving problems.
  • You build trusting relationships with external and internal stakeholders from all levels, and work with your team to find solutions whilst ensuring safety and customer service is never compromised.

Experience & Qualifications you will bring:

  • Tertiary or Trade qualification.
  • Experience high-speed packaging / FMCG industry.
  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing and Continuous Improvement methodologies, and their implementation.
  • Experience in Quality systems; ISO9001 and HACCP.

When you join Visy, you’re joining a global leader dedicated to making serious progress in the sustainable packaging and recycling industries. We want to find solutions, make an impact and grow our business. If you can help us, you’ll fit right in. There’s never been a better time to join Visy!

Please contact Sarah Cranby on 0499 995 174 for a confidential discussion, or apply now.   

You will be required to meet Visy’s employment criteria which will include a criminal history check and pre-employment medical (including drug & alcohol testing). 

Visy is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion.

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Applications close: AUS Eastern Standard Time

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