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Production Manager (Food Manufacturing)

Salary: Negotiable Location: Brisbane Ref: NI/01090
Description: Our client is a rapidly expanding food manufacturer with strong markets and client base across not only Australia but also overseas. Their large, new facility gives the perfect foundation for various modernisation projects in which you will play a part, in combination with utilising your Production leadership skills to ensure sustained growth of the business.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, your duties will encompass:

Responsibility for daily manufacturing outputs
Ensuring the manufacturing areas are well managed, compliant and sustainable with a good workplace culture and CI focus
Development of documented procedures
Strict adherence to Food Safety and H&S standards
Ability to develop and utilise strong ERP skills (Microsoft)
Work with Technical teams in leading Product Development trials towards commercialisation
Work day and production planning
Leadership in implementation of Lean Manufacturing culture
Form strong relationships with maintenance, quality and logistics

The successful candidate will have:

Proven experience gained in a similar leadership role in food/beverage manufacturing
Relevant further qualifications or equivalent industry experience
Proven experience in a Lean Manufacturing environment
Processing experience in an Export licensed food facility an advantage
Current Forklift License an advantage

Should you wish to apply for this opportunity, please initially forward your current CV to

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