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Production Manager

An innovative manufacturing business is currently looking for an experienced Production Manager to join the team!

The Company
Your new company is a privately owned family business that has been building and designing some of the most innovative and state of the art signage for the past 65 years. They manufacture and supply for many industries; utilising the best industrial materials and machines in the process. They are headquartered here in Melbourne's South-East and work nationally for their ever-growing client base.

The Role
You will be responsible for leading the production team and will have full control over the creation/maintenance of effective manufacturing processes. You will be leading a team of more than 20 staff across cutting, welding/bending and print shop teams (utilising highly automated CAD machines, laser cutters, and water-jet cutters and printers) and collaborate with various departments across the business to drive continuous improvement and promote a high performing culture. Quality and safety will be a huge focal point for this role. You will also work closely and collaboratively with Sales, Projects and Design teams to deliver in this fast-paced environment.

Skills & Experience
To be successful, you will ideally come out of steel, automotive, or construction industries and possess the below:
  • You will hold a relevant tertiary qualification
  • You will have previous experience working with AutoCad, Solidworks, sheet-cutting, laser-cutting and water-jet cutting machines
  • You will be well-versed in reading drawings and relevant design materials
  • Lean manufacturing and continuous improvement experience essential
  • Proven team management and leadership experience is essential for this role 
  • Prior experience working in a small to mid-size manufacturing business in developing systems and tools would be essential.
You will be a part of an extremely passionate team who genuinely love what they do! They have a creative and rewarding culture and promote career progression. 

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 Eugene Lane-Mullins at [email protected] or 0481 156 010.
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