production supervisor - night shift in Melbourne

melissa tuli, randstad
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AU$ 85,000 - AU$ 90,000 per year

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melbourne, victoria
life sciences & pharma
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AU$ 85,000 - AU$ 90,000 per year
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Our client is a Global Pharmaceutical company based in the Inner Melbourne CBD Suburbs. An excellent career opportunity exists for a Production Supervisor to take responsibility for planning, implementing and reviewing the manufacturing plans/processes in order to optimise resource use, minimise costs and ensure that WHS and Quality standards are met at all times. The role will be a 6 months contract with a view to extension.

Key duties and responsibilities:

Your main duties within this role will include but not limited to the following;

  • Support the team within the operational area to ensure customers quality requirements are met on time and in full.
  • Accountability for all Production and Inventory management activities
  • Responsible for Production targets and KPI's
  • Daily, weekly Production Planning and Reporting to Site Management
  • Supervise employees according to the production schedule
  • Ensure continuous improvement is conducted through the execution of best practice to reduce lead times.
  • Train or facilitate training for all new or existing employees
  • Promote a positive work environment
  • Ensure that calibration, Validation, and Preventive Maintenance systems are completed on time
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Work with other departments including Engineering & Maintenance, Quality to meet common goals across schedule adherence, waste and DIFOT

Qualifications and experience:

  • Previous experience in Pharma/Food/FMCG industry is essential
  • Sound influencing and relationship management skills, with the ability to lead and motivate people
  • Excellent project management and interpersonal/communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to develop & implement improvement initiatives
  • Negotiation and change management skills
  • Knowledge of GMP, HACCP and WHS is essential
  • Demonstrated ability to coach, mentor and develop employees;

If you feel that you would be suitable for this role click "APPLY NOW" or alternatively email Melissa Tuli on to discuss the role further.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


production supervisor, production lead


Degree qualified

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree