Workshop Supervisor (Special Purpose Vehicle Manufacturing)

Job Title: Workshop Supervisor (Special Purpose Vehicle Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney West
Reference: 3119926
Contact Name: Adam Bui
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 08, 2020 09:15

Job Description

Job Description
Great opportunity for an experienced Assembly Team Leader / Leading Hand to join a reputable Australian owned company who manufacture special purpose and emergency service vehicles. With support from the management team, you will work with a strong leadership team in a well-structured, collaborative, team-oriented workshop environment.
The Role
The Assembly Team Leader is responsible for:
  • leading a lead of 10+ tradespersons, trades assistants and apprentices
  • work in accordance with the design, to achieve quality, accuracy, and time requirements.
  Duties will include:
  • Production planning.
  • Daily reporting
  • Providing technical guidance.
  • Ensuring targets are met – production, quality, safety, customer expectations, design expectations, maintenance.
  • Capturing & documenting production information including material usage.
  • Providing support to the Factory Manager in daily operations.
The Person
This role will suit experienced tradesman with leadership experience with a background in Heavy Vehicle Mechanics, Vehicle Body Building, Fabrication, Welding/Boilermaking, Mechanical Engineering or various related industries. In this role you will have:
  • A trade qualified with minimum 3 years’ experience (Light/Heavy Vehicle, Body Builder, Welder/Fabricator, Plant, Mechanical fitter)
  • Strong mechanical aptitude 
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • High level of reliability and accountability
  • Planning skills
  • Basic computer skills
Our client has been manufacturing specialized vehicles for over 50 years and have a strong reputation for their quality workmanship and excellent service.
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