Production Manager

J2554 - Ipswich / Kalbar, QLD
  • Ipswich / Kalbar, QLD
  • High quality vegetable packing facility
  • Continually seek to innovate, adapt and grow
  • Become one of the management team in Queensland’s leading vegetable production companies
  • Recent graduates are also encouraged to apply

About the Company

Our client, a diverse, skilled team of professionals united by their passion for fresh produce. They’re generational farmers who innovate & push boundaries to grow nutrient-rich, food with minimal impact on the environment.

About the role

The Production Manager, is a frontline position and critical to delivering against productivity and maintenance KPI’s in each of the packing facilities. The Production Manager is an organised person delivering the production plan, as agreed and is focused on the minimization of labour costs.


  • Ensuring required standards of hygiene are at their highest level
  • Safe and proper use of packing equipment
  • Planning of packing operations as assigned to you, including people, plant, process and packaging
  • Adjustment of packing schedules optimising labour utilisation
  • Undertakes periodic planned basic maintenance activities
  • Provision of support to the people manager with respect to training and the retention of training records
  • Supervision of facilities as they relate to your team
  • Feedback to management team on improvements in systems


Education / Experience / Skills

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience as an operative in a similar fruit or vegetable packing facility
  • Methodical approach to problem solving and equipment fault finding
  • High levels of verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Ability to follow instructions, work independently and within a team
  • Strong work ethic
  • Individuals with a trade qualification or suitable tertiary education will be highly regarded

Agribusiness Recruitment Pty Ltd thanks all applicants. However, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

For confidential enquiries call Andrew, Nick, Greg or Peter on 08 8373 1122 and Email your resume in Word format to quoting J2554 or apply via\