Production Team Leader

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Iplex AU
  • Location:Wellcamp
  • Job Reference:IPX/10031886
  • Closing Date:20 Nov 2019


Iplex Pipelines – A member of the Fletcher Building group was established in Australia in 1938 and over the past eight decades has grown to become a recognised leader in the supply of pipeline products to the water and gas industries. We  merged with our sister company Rocla in 2018 and together we are one of the largest Australian suppliers of pipes, fittings and civil infrastructure solutions with a combined 176 years’ of experience and a national footprint that can manufacture and distribute in all states.

About the role - 
Due to an internal promotion, we now require a Production Team Leader at our Toowoomba worksite.

In this role you will be responsible for supervising all production activities through effective team leadership, in order to meet performance targets. The role must ensure that all aspects of EH&S compliance are met within budget constraints.

This is a hands-on supervisory role, requiring a combination of line management activities, and technical skill application.

You will be working in a 24/7 rotating shift environment.

Key to the role success will be engagement, ownership, accountability and continuous improvement within the shift production team through development and maintenance of systems such as problem solving, 5S and waste reduction.

About you – 
We are looking for:
  • Frontline Manager Certificate 4 and/or relevant Team Leader experience in manufacturing.
  • Competitive Manufacturing Certificate IV (preferred but not essential)
  • An autonomous Leader who values team contribution and development.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to train.
  • Good problem solving skills with the enthusiasm and ability to learn new skills.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Good computer literacy with experience in Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Enthusiasm and dedication to providing the best service levels possible

Fletcher Building

Together we are part of Fletcher Building, Australasia’s largest building materials supplier. We manufacture building products; from insulation that keeps homes warm and dry, to cement, the foundation of built structures the world over. We operate retail businesses that distribute these products and many more to tradespeople right across the Tasman.

We employ 5,500 people across our Australian division; we know that our people are our greatest asset and as we continue to promote engaged and effective teams who deliver exceptional results for our customers, we are guided by our five core values - customer leading, play fair, better every day, be bold, and better together.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our flexible working arrangements and career pathways.

How to apply
Interested in joining the Fletcher Building family? Please click the ‘Apply’ button below.

Agencies please note: This recruitment assignment is being managed directly by our Fletcher Building Talent Acquisition team. We will certainly reach out to our external partners if we require additional talent options. Your respect for this process is appreciated.