Jobs: Factory Manager, August 18, 2017


Reservoir, VIC


Ben Testa



03 9460 3211

Labelhouse Factory Manager – General Web Self-Adhesive Labels

General Purpose:

This role is responsible for managing the factory staff and production in order to ensure work is completed to deadlines. You will be a very important and essential member of the management team. Your responsibilities will include all aspects of factory management.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Motivate and lead all production staff to maximise quality output.
  • Plan machine schedules to meet production deadlines and liaise with the Sales and Customer Service Team;
  • Give direction, coordinate the activities and motivate the employees under your management;
  • Liaise with key internal and external stakeholders;
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the production plant;
  • To be committed to the continuous improvement and sustainability of the business by performing your role to the best of your ability and consistently looking for ways to improve the business.

Education and Experience:

  • Certificate IV in Printing and Graphic arts while preferable is not essential; have 3 – 4 years in the printing and packaging industry; previous experience on Flexographic, Offset or Digital presses is essential. Experience with embellishments like screen, foil and embossing would be an advantage. Ability to use logic and reason to identify the strengths and weaknesses or alternative solutions, and to manage ones’ own time and the time of others is a must.

Key Competencies:

  • Be able to communicate clearly and succinctly; Be reliable, responsible, and dependable; Show a willingness to lead, take charge, offer opinions and direction; you must have an excellent attention to detail and be thorough in completing work tasks.


The Factory Manager is a key and integral member in our team and works alongside the General Manager & Sales Manager. We are looking for someone who can join us and be a key member in helping to guide the business into the future. We are at a very exciting point in our journey with . If this job description sounds like you and the career you want please apply.

Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and we are not accepting any referrals from any agencies.

Any enquiries please contact Ben Testa on