Production Supervisor – Food Manufacturing (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Fantastic Opportunity with a Growing Food Manufacturer
  • Be a Valued Contributor to Postion this Company for Future Growth
  • Supportive and Friendly Work Environment



Based in Melbourne’s Eastern Suburbs, our client is a Australian owned and operated manufacturing business that supplies its range of products to the food industry. The business has been growing successfully for over a decade and, through a substantial investment in its plant and equipment, has resulted in a multi-million dollar company. Its products are ingredients supplied to food manufacturing companies that includes several well-recognised FMCG brands.


Reporting to the Production Manager this salaried, full-time position is based in Melbourne’s Eastern Suburbs.

The person required for this role will manage day to day operations of the plant, including three front line leaders and be predominately responsible for quality, cost, delivery to plan, safety, food safety and hygiene for the  operation.  Ideally, we are looking for someone with a minimum of five years’ direct operations management experience.

Responsibilities include:

  • Day to day support to Production Manager with running of manufacturing lines including coordination of production, staff and materials
  • Adherence to production plan
  • Being the first point of contact for any plant related issues, including reliability and efficiency
  • Ensure the highest standard of product quality by ensuring production follows the formulation, standard operating procedure, and QC checks in place per the Quality Management System
  • Accountable for implementing programs supporting delivery of Food Safety and Hygiene initiatives

You must be experienced in Food Production, have a good attention to detail and be decisive to ensure all concerns are addressed appropriately.


To be successful in your application you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • At least 5 years experience in a Food Manufacturing Plant
  • A detailed understanding of manufacturing processing plant and equipment
  • At least 5 years experience in managing production teams
  • Whilst formal qualifications are not mandatory, a good working knowledge of HACCP, SOPs, Food Safety and WHS will be well regarded
  • Excellent attention to detail, time management skills and a can-do attitude


In order to be considered for this role: click the ‘APPLY NOW’ button to send your current resume and a covering letter to CS Executive Group.

Please ensure each of the above selection criteria are addressed within your covering letter.

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, simply call our Melbourne office on 03 9516 0100 and ask to speak with Jo.


We wish to thank you in advance for taking the time to apply for this role.

Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we receive for roles advertised online, CS Executive Group can only directly respond to individuals with suitable qualifications and experience to be considered for presentation to our client.

A reminder that all resumes submitted in response to this advertisement will remain on the CS Executive Group talent database and can be considered for suitable positions arising in the future.