Operations Production Manager

  1. Seeking an Experienced Operations / Production Manager

  2. Exciting Diverse Industry

Hi-Quality Group, a privately Australian owned family company, has an excellent opportunity for an experienced, motivated and disciplined Operations / Production Manager who possesses the necessary skills and ability to improve the performance and profitability of our business.

Our company specialises in quarry operations, resource recycling, landfills, and transport and logistics with operations across NSW and in Victoria. We have been established for over 50 years and are currently going through a phase of expansion.

Position Overview

The position will be responsible for production (of sand and aggregates) and asset utilisation across the business, including profitable operation of our quarries and recycling facilities, safety and quality. As an experienced Operations Manager you will be able to draw the link between all areas of operations from planning, plant utilisation, drill and blast, crushing & screening, washing & processing, load & haul and maintenance.

Reporting directly to the General Manager you will provide input into the annual strategy and you will be working closely with senior managers, site managers and clients.

The Operation Manager's key responsibilities are:

  • Develop and implement production plans to meet the requirements of the business at all locations by utilising existing plant, equipment and resources

  • Develop and implement operational improvements to increase productivity and reduce costs

  • Monitor and report progress against key operational targets

  • Design and Implement plant upgrades

  • Ensure the site operates in full compliance with all relevant legislations, regulations and company policies and procedures

  • Achieve budgeted production costs and production KPIs

  • Contribute to monthly and weekly reporting requirements

  • Financial performance of the business

  • Display effective leadership behaviours to ensure a highly motivated team.

To be considered for this role you will require:

  • Proven experience in a similar role within a Quarrying/Mining environment managing crushing, screening and processing facilities across multiple sites is essential

  • Prior Quarry Management experience including full responsibility for the commercial aspects of running a quarry including client/ customer management and financial/ commercial accountability.

  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplined environment to deliver productivity and cost improvements

  • Working knowledge of Safety Management System, relevant WHS legislation and regulation

  • Demonstrated experience leading, training and coaching

  • Be reliable, motivated and be able to work under pressure with changing priorities

  • Experience with Lean Project Management would be an advantage

  • Quarry Managers Certificate of Competency or Diploma in extractive industries or similar would be an advantage

What we offer

  • Friendly and supportive working environment

  • Competitive market remuneration

  • Company vehicle, fully maintained

  • Company phone and laptop

  • Opportunities for career advancement

How to apply:

If you feel your skills and experience are suitable for this position, we would like to hear from you. Please apply now in strict confidence by submitting your CV together with a cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You will be required to meet the company’s employment criteria which will include but not be limited to a full medical with a drug and alcohol test. Please note only those being shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

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