Regional NSW Posted 3 weeks ago Multiple job opportunities available: production, breakdown, shutdown, mechanical and maintenance technicians and supervisors in agricultural, manufacturing and mining sectors in regional NSW and VIC in Australia. We’re hiring: 50+ positions available across various roles About us Biro Strategy is collaborating with regional businesses across Australia to bridge skill gaps…

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Production Coordinators

Multiple job opportunities available: production, breakdown, shutdown, mechanical and maintenance technicians and supervisors in agricultural, manufacturing and mining sectors in regional NSW and VIC in Australia.

We’re hiring: 50+ positions available across various roles

About us

Biro Strategy is collaborating with regional businesses across Australia to bridge skill gaps and facilitate long-term employment opportunities. We have multiple roles available, each critical to the smooth functioning of growth sectors across regional NSW and VIC. Standard working terms and conditions are based on the industry sector standards, with competitive pay rates.

The opportunity

We are seeking Production Coordinators to work in manufacturing plants.

Position description

Position title: Production Coordinator

Department: Production

Reports to: Operations Manager

Supervises: Production workers (in coordination with the Production Supervisor)

Summary

The Production Coordinator is responsible for managing and overseeing the daily production activities within the manufacturing plant. This newly created role aims to bridge the gap between the Operations Manager and the Production Supervisor, ensuring smooth operations, effective communication, and efficient workflow.

The Production Coordinator will work closely with the production team to meet production targets, maintain quality standards and ensure a safe working environment.

Key responsibilities

  • Production planning and coordination
    • Assist in developing daily, weekly, and monthly production schedules
    • Monitor production processes and adjust schedules as needed to meet production targets
    • Coordinate with the Production Supervisor to ensure adequate staffing levels for each shift
  • Workflow management
    • Oversee the allocation of tasks and resources to ensure efficient workflow
    • Identify and resolve production bottlenecks and issues promptly
    • Ensure all production activities are carried out in accordance with established procedures and standards
  • Quality control
    • Monitor the quality of raw materials and finished products to ensure compliance with quality standards
    • Implement quality control procedures and conduct regular inspections
    • Work with the Operations Manager and the Production Supervisor to address and resolve any quality issues
  • Communication and reporting
    • Serve as a liaison between the Operations Manager, Production Supervisor and production workers
    • Communicate production goals, schedules, and any changes to the production team
    • Prepare and present regular reports on production performance, issues, and improvement opportunities
  • Safety and compliance
    • Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations and promote a safe working environment
    • Conduct regular safety inspections and implement corrective actions as needed
    • Maintain accurate records of safety incidents and production-related documentation
  • Team development
    • Assist in training and developing production staff
    • Foster a positive and collaborative work environment
    • Provide feedback and support to production workers to enhance their performance and productivity

Qualifications:

  • Education and experience
    • Diploma or degree in production management, manufacturing, engineering or a related field
    • Minimum 3 years of experience in a production or manufacturing environment, preferably in the agricultural products or manufacturing industry
    • Previous experience in a supervisory or coordination role is highly desirable
  • Skills and competencies
    • Strong organisational and planning skills
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Proficiency in production management software and tools
    • Knowledge of health and safety regulations in a manufacturing environment

Key attributes:

  • Problem-solving and critical-thinking abilities
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to quality
  • Strong leadership and team management skills
  • Ability to adapt to changing production demands and priorities

To apply for this job email your details to hello@birostrategy.com.au