Operations Manager

Posted 19 June 2024
DisciplineIndustrial & Manufacturing

Job description

AustCorp Executive Recruitment is proud to be partnering with Rockpress, an award winning, market leading Metal Fabrication company renowned for its commitment to excellence in metal manufacturing and client satisfaction.

Specialising in delivering high-quality products and services across diverse industries, Rockpress is expanding its operations and seeking a motivated and experienced Operations Manager to join their dynamic team.

In this pivotal role, you will be responsible for ensuring operational excellence by maintaining high safety and quality standards, fostering high-performance teams, driving continuous improvement in systems and processes, optimising production and maintenance plans, and achieving key performance targets aligned with the company’s strategic objectives.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Support the General Manager in daily operations and strategic initiatives.
  • Collaborate with workshop Supervisors and Sales team to optimise production processes and enhance productivity.
  • Develop and implement reporting programs to monitor workflow and identify areas for improvement.
  • Motivate the Sales team to deliver exceptional customer service.
  • Coordinate and oversee operations in the CADCAM section.
  • Assist in managing and maintaining manufacturing and information systems.
  • Enforce legal requirements and uphold company policies and procedures.
  • Identify inefficiencies and ensure compliance to mitigate risks.
  • Evaluate suppliers and subcontractors to maintain high standards.
  • Monitor workflow across all business sections and ensure resource availability.
  • Provide regular reporting data and KPIs to stakeholders.
  • Attend and contribute to meetings as required.
  • Undertake any other duties as assigned by Management.
Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Trade qualification in Metal Fabrication (Light or Heavy) is highly advantageous OR 10 years + industry experience
  • Formal management training and understanding of Lean Business Principles.
  • Proven experience in operations management or a related field.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to analyse data and make informed decisions.
  • Proficiency in computer-based information systems and excellent computer literacy.
As part of your compensation, you will receive a competitive salary package that includes bonuses and regular salary reviews based on your performance and achievements. Additionally, you will receive tools of the trade including fuel card and tolls. You will collaborate closely with the General Manager and the opportunity for career progression and professional development within the company is also available to you.
For a confidential discussion about this role, please feel free to contact Emily Farrell on 0466868577 / emilyf@austcorpexecutive.com.au

All applications made directly to Rockpress will be forwarded to AustCorp Executive for consideration.

At AustCorp we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. We actively encourage applicants with eligibility to work in Australia, from any background to apply.