Orora Packaging Solutions Shift Manager - Afternoon in Revesby, Australia

Our name may not be instantly recognisable, but chances are, our packaging touches your life every day! From cartons, bottles & cans through to innovative point of purchase displays and recycling solutions, we help our customers package and present their products for maximum appeal to you, the consumer. Whilst we are amongst the world leaders in containing everything from washing powder to wine there is one thing we will never want to contain… You and your passion!

Our Fibre Packaging division produces innovative corrugated cardboard design and product solutions to a broad range of customers in fresh produce; wine and beverage; meat, poultry & seafood; and industrial segments.

We currently have an opportunity of Afternoon Shift Manager, based at our Revesby site and reporting to the Operations Manager, this critical leadership role is responsible for leading all shift manufacturing activities to ensure site safety, quality and production objectives are met.

We are seeking an individual who will:

  • Achieve safety, quality and efficiency targets by mentoring and coaching their team members

  • Lead safety by example through consistent actions and zero tolerance for unsafe conditions and behaviours

  • Meet productivity levels, and continue to challenge established standards

  • Demonstrate a culture of continuous improvement towards best practice is established across all shifts

  • Provide open, honest and collaborative communication

To be successful in this role you must be a keen, energetic individual who is mechanically minded, with ideally a trade or Engineering qualification and experienced in the following:

  • Proven track record of production leadership in a complex manufacturing shift environment,

  • Ability to engage, motivate, lead and supervise staff

  • Experience in packaging or heavy industrial manufacturing preferred

  • Experience in a matrix organisation

  • Working knowledge of continuous improvement and lean manufacturing principles and implementation

  • Excellent influencing, communication and problem solving skills

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual with proven leadership skills seeking to continue their career development within a progressive organisation.

If you know this sounds like the right move for you then please send us your details via the apply button. We also invite enquiries from individuals who may not necessarily be actively looking for their next role, but could be tempted if the right opportunity came up. This could be it…so feel free to call us for a confidential chat.

Contact: Kathy Head (03) 9811 7357

Matt Brown (03) 9811 7102

Interested candidates are informed that no recruitment agencies have been briefed on this role. Your best means of applying is to Orora directly.

Whilst we recognise the value of recruitment agencies we won’t be accepting introductions from third parties on this occasion so thanks in advance for letting us get on with it!