Jobs: Production Manager, September 15, 2017


Brisbane, QLD


Andrew Siwicki


Production Manager – Label Printing Industry – Relocation to Brisbane QLD

  • Head office location
  • Rapid Growth privately owned company
  • Relocation to Queensland
  • Flat level management team, make change and be the leader of a motivated team

Who we are: The QLM Group is a proudly Australian owned business that is one of Australia’s leading innovative and service driven manufacturers in the label and soft packaging industry.

Due to ongoing growth, we are currently looking for an Experienced Production and Operations minded leader to join our dynamic and driven team where you will enjoy a busy but stimulating work environment.

The right person will have the following skills:

  • Solid leadership attributes
  • Manufacturing experience
  • Ideally printing / label industry experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize workloads and work under pressure
  • An understanding of Lean Manufacturing and an eye for process improvement
  • Self motivated to seek best practice  
  • Firm but fair leader respecting all staff as equal in the business
  • Ability to “get hands dirty” when required.

Reporting directly to the General Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leadership and decision making for the head office production 
  • Management of a team of 35 skilled production staff
  • Leading the team to achieve Production targets including DIFOT & COGS
  • Ensure that all equipment meets productivity targets of the organisation
  • Ensuring that the organisation’s and customer’s quality requirements are met
  • Managing the ‘Lean Process’ within the Production function
  • That staff are properly coordinated to meet the above requirements.
  • Continuing to grow the QLM business culture across all team members
  • Leading and managing process and operational improvement
  • Working with QA OHS Manager to ensure compliance with all statutory, licencing and O.H.&S. regulations and requirements.
  • Weekly reporting to GM & monthly reporting to Board of Directors

If you think you’ve got what it takes to join our fast paced dynamic team where no day is ever considered slow or boring we would love to hear from you.

We at QLM are proud of our business and what we achieve every day.

We work with passion and conviction at all times, we would love to see what you have to add to our fast paced growing team!

Please submit with your CV, a detailed 1 page cover letter outlining how you would add value to the QLM business and why you should be considered for this position.  

(note this position is based in QLM Head Office in Brisbane, QLD)

Submissions to:

General Manager

You must have the right to work in Australia. No correspondence from employment agencies.