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Manufacturing/Processing/Operations Manager

Ensure production of outputs and operating activities to obtain maximum efficiency at acceptable cost within specified standards.


  • Responsible for all production operations in a one-product plant or for specific product lines in a multiproduct plant
  • Responsible for production, planning and control where these are not established as separate functions
  • Ensure timely production of outputs within production schedule guidelines of quality and cost levels
  • Set production schedules, quality and safety standards, and organise work to ensure that objectives are achieved
  • Ensure work facilities and equipment are maintained to requirements
  • Responsible for effective training of staff and maintenance of harmonious working relations within factory
  • Prepare reports on production output levels and associated costs
  • Responsible for control of day-to-day operations including setting and maintenance of work schedules
  • Supervise and organise operating activities to obtain maximum efficiency at acceptable cost within specified standards

Personal Requirements

  • communication skills
  • organisational skills
  • supervisory skills
  • work alone or as part of a team
  • negotiation skills
  • problem solving skills


Mill Manager – Wespine Industries
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering”Because I’m in a sustainable industry, and one that builds homes for people in an environmentally friendly way, I really do feel my job makes a positive impact on society.I definitely appreciate working in an industry that is carbon positive. Not all industries are so environmentally friendly, so I do feel excited about the future of our industry due to the way that the environmental movement is going. ”
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