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Production Manager (Fresh Food)

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 11/25/22

Job Description

Job description:

Production Manager - South Australia

  • Exceptional Career Growth Opportunity
  • FMCG (Fresh Food)
  • Adelaide Location

The Company

Our client is avertically integratedfood processing business with operations across Australia.They are a trusted partner ofmany of themajor food retailers in Australia and are looking for a new Production Manager in their South Australian operation.

This is a challenging and vitalrole, requiring theplanning, coordination and control of the manufacturing process. As a production manager, you'll be responsible for the safe, cost effective and timely production of fresh food products to exacting quality standards.
This involves providing strong managerial leadership and has responsibility for both human and material resources.

In the role of Production Manager, you will also:

  • Be responsible for safety and zero harm including risk management, training and continuous improvement
  • Work closely with theQuality Manager toachieve quality and DIFOT metrics as well as maintaining high levels of food quality (HACCP)
  • Build, maintain and develop the skills and capabilities of your team
  • Produce your quotas in full and on time whileworking daily to achieve incremental improvement while operating within budget
  • Manage and support continuous improvement with thedevelopemt and improvement of SOPs, including effective use of the ERP and MRP systems
  • Manage compliance with all internal, regulatory and customer standards
  • Make a major contribution to strategy while targeting high levels of operational excellence.


The Production Manager

At the conclusion of this search the successful candidate will most likely have:

  • Significant experience in food production and food safety - Fresh strongly preferred
  • Strong team leadership skills with recognised capabilities in people and performance management
  • Demonstrated capability in theapplication of lean processes
  • A track record in continuous improvement
  • Exceptional hazard risk assessment and control implementation
  • Project management skills
  • Exceptional communication skills across all disciplines
  • Relevant tertiary business qualifications
  • Strong self management disciplines
  • Great computer, ERP, MRP and analysis skills.

The role is rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package with commencement at theearliest opportunity.

If you are considering your next Production role where you will be deeply immersed ina business unit that depoends on you, please submit your covering letter and CV as a single document using the application links on this site. If you use LinkedIn to apply, please make sure your settings allow delivery of your full profile. Contact Andrew Thoseby on 0438 074 774 for an initial discussion - we'd prefer to have your CV in front of us when you call.

Qualifications:
  • Significant experience in food production and food safety - Fresh strongly preferred
  • Strong team leadership skills with recognised capabilities in people and performance management
  • Demonstrated capability in theapplication of lean processes
  • A track record in continuous improvement
  • Exceptional hazard risk assessment and control implementation
  • Project management skills
  • Exceptional communication skills across all disciplines
  • Relevant tertiary business qualifications
  • Strong self management disciplines
  • Great computer, ERP, MRP and analysis skills.

The role is rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package with commencement at theearliest opportunity.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

Our client is avertically integratedfood processing business with operations across Australia.They are a trusted partner ofmany of themajor food retailers in Australia and are looking for a new Production Manager in their South Australian operation.

The role is rewarded with a highly competitive remuneration package with commencement at theearliest opportunity.



Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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