About Us:

Operating for over 50 years, the Flagstaff Group is a registered provider under the National Disability Insurance Scheme that provides a range of supports for People with a Disability in the Illawarra & Shoalhaven regions.

With a vision of a world that only sees abilities, our commitment to that vision is demonstrated in our purpose of providing our Participants life skills and work opportunities in a diverse range of commercial business operations.

Focused on person centred supports for our program Participants, we also have a commitment of high standards of quality and service to Customers who receive our extensive range of goods and services.

The Opportunity

We are seeking an energetic & hands on Production Manager with experience to lead a team of staff and Participants in the quality control, production & distribution of commercial laundry services.  The role provides overall management & leadership to the Laundry division located in North Nowra.

About You:

  • Motivated, results driven and a self-starter;
  • A People Focused Leader;
  • Shared Ethos: You only see ability;
  • A keen eye for business & able to spot opportunities for symbiotic partnerships that will ultimately contribute to reaching company goals and visons;
  • Willing to be ‘hands-on’ in the factory as needed;
  • Understanding of lean manufacturing principles;
  • Strong mechanical aptitude.

The Role:

Reporting to Laundry Services Manager, the key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Ensure that Participants are consistently managed & supervised consistent with Flagstaff’s values and culture;
  • Provide effective leadership, support & motivation to multi-tasked teams to achieve budget, performance, productivity & safety targets;
  • Direct and coordinate business activities & measures in all areas under your control to obtain optimum efficiencies and economy of operations and maximise profits;
  • Manage supply agreements and maximise supplier relations;
  • Develop, maintain and record routine maintenance program;
  • Ensure you have personal performance ‘Key Performance Indicators’ (KPI’s) negotiated with your Manager.
  • Renegotiate KPI’s as required to meet business demands.

The ideal the candidate could possess some of the following: 

  • NSW Heavy Vehicle Driver’s Licence;
  • Forklift Truck Licence;
  • Crane Operators Licence;
  • Confined Space Entry qualifications;
  • Boiler Operator’s Certificate;
  • Intermediate computer skills;
  • Current First Aid & CPR

Interested applicants:

Please send a cover letter & resume addressing the criteria and answering the following questions, to [email protected] or apply through seek or hit apply now

Download the job description here

For further information, please contact our People and Culture team @ 02 42720 222

(Applicants who do not address the selection criteria and the above questions will not be considered).

Applications close: Friday 11th December 2020

We are looking to fill this vacancy immediately and will be interviewing as suitable candidates are identified.

An Equal Opportunity Employer, the Flagstaff Group Ltd is an Australian Disability Enterprise funded by the Australian Government and self-funded through our social enterprise, grants and investments.

If successful prior to commencement you will be required to have a criminal record check and Working with Children Check that is no greater than 12 months old.