Overview

Mars, Incorporated and its Affiliates

Job Description : Exciting opportunity for a Shift Manager Pack Area to lead and develop a supply shift production team of operators.

This role will see you responsible for developing and managing both people & production on rotating shifts at our Mars Petcare site in Bathurst, NSW just two and a half hours from Sydney.

As theShift Manager Pack Area, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of our production processes.

You will actively engage in defining, implementing, improving and standardising how our Production Operators conduct are open to first time line managers for this role.

What are we looking for? Strive with a continuous improvement and growth mindset to drive and lead team engagement and performance for the shift.

Demonstrated skills in driving a team to achieve business objectives and implement corrective actions. Strong problem-solving capability, ability to navigate complex problems and coach others in an efficient way to resolve them.

Proven strength in delivering results through multi-functional teams. Ability to lead an engaged team and deliver shift targets and outputs consistently.

Strong communication skills to liaise with direct and indirect reports along with the wider business for any immediate or future requirements.

Ability to work in a dynamic environment, meeting strict timeframes and to produce high standard outcomes. What will be your key responsibilities?

Lead, develop & mentor direct reports to achieve and exceed production targets whilst maintaining safety and quality standards.

Meeting production demands and working in a dynamic environment to minimise any delays. Communicating in with the leaders regarding production time, budget expectations, materials, delays or concerns, shift management.

Prioritising and managing tasks within the designated area to ensure the plant starts on time and learning curves are being met.

Developing and implementing continuous improvement activities that address safety, quality and efficiency. Planning, directing and coordinating team members during dry & wet commissioning and product / process validation, to meet established specifications, schedules, volume / cost / wastage targets, and quality standards.

Develop plans & production schedules, allocating labor / capital resources. Liaising with the Reliability, Safety, Quality, Supply, R&D, Project & Site Engineering & Logistics teams Knowledge & Experience : No specific previous knowledge, experience or people management required.

Continuous improvement mindset, growth mindset & behaviours with a passion for leadership demonstrated. What we stand for : Mars is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request.

The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. About Us : Mars is a family-owned business with more than $35 billion in global sales.

We have been making products for people (and the pets that people love- we proudly take care of half of the world’s pets through our nutrition, health and services businesses) for more than 100 years.

We’re behind some of the best loved brands in the world including MARS, SNICKERS, EXTRA, ECLIPSE, PEDIGREE, WHISKAS, DOLMIO, UNCLE BEN’S and MASTERFOODS ROYAL CANIN.

We are committed to a sustainable tomorrow through our sustainable in a generation plan that addresses a healthy planet, thriving people and a nourishing wellbeing.

Together, our 125,000+ Employees are inspired to take action every day towards the world we want tomorrow. Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request.

The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. #J-18808-Ljbffr

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