Production Manager

Production Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the production activities of forestry, manufacturing and mining organisations including physical and human resources.

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$2258 per week
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    Overview

    Production Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the production activities of forestry, manufacturing and mining organisations including physical and human resources.

    Day-to-day

    • determining, implementing and monitoring production strategies, policies and plans
    • planning details of production activities in terms of output quality and quantity, cost, time available and labour requirements
    • controlling the operation of production plant and quality procedures through planning of maintenance, designation of operating hours and supply of parts and tools
    • monitoring production output and costs, and adjusting processes and resources to minimise costs
    • informing other Managers about production matters
    • overseeing the acquisition and installation of new plant and equipment
    • directing research into production methods, and recommending and implementing initiatives
    • controlling the preparation of production records and reports
    • coordinating the implementation of occupational health and safety requirements
    • directing staff activities and monitoring their performance.

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding
    • Stressful

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