Branch Manager - Knoxfield

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Stramit
  • Location:Knoxfield
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  • Closing Date:07 Aug 2021


Proud to be Australian Made
Our products and people shape homes and communities.  We’re one of Australia’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of roll formed steel building products – and for good reason.

You will see us on the roofs of iconic buildings and stadiums that span the Australian landscape.  Our doors and panels open many commercial and residential builds.  Our commitment is on high quality, custom made installations that put our customers unique needs and aspirations at the heart of all we do.

The Stramit difference
Here at Stramit, we are on a growth journey.  We’re big enough to give you the all the benefits of a national network but small enough to know our customers first name. We get the job done right, every time – no matter how complex. 

Values Based
We know that great people get things done.  Our values guide our decision making, and we know we are all better together.  We believe all injuries are preventable and we never walk past – we speak up and take action.  Our people share ideas and are encouraged to have a go.  We anticipate and create solutions for our customers.  We’re on the lookout for an experienced a highly dynamic, motivated, and experienced Branch Manager

Key focus & responsibilities
In this pivotal role, you will assist in driving continued operations growth at our Victorian Metro Site. Reporting to the South West Region Operations Manager, the Branch Manager (Knoxfield) role will see you manage all facets of manufacturing and operations across Stramit and Taurean Door Systems (TDS).

This role will ensure the branch continues to operate and evolve safe working practices; KPI’s are implemented, tracked, and achieved; and productivity improvements are identified and implemented. In addition, you will lead an experienced team and continue to strengthen relationships with cross functional teams onsite and across our national footprint.  Your role is a pivotal part of the Operations leadership group, responsible for manufacturing excellence, volume growth and building a culture of high performance.

You will be responsible for these 5 key areas:
  • Branch Operations Management;
  • Leadership and People Engagement;
  • Cost Optimisation and efficiencies;
  • Customer Service
  • Safety (Protect)
About You:
As the successful candidate, you will have a minimum of 7 years operations experience. We expect you will be a strong leader with comprehensive operations exposure in a manufacturing, building products and/or supply chain environment. You will have extensive experience managing a diverse team and, as such, will be a strong communicator who has a proven track record in managing stakeholders to gain buy-in and accountability to outcomes.  You will thrive with a fast paced, complex environment in which you will be working cross-functionally to drive operational deliverables. 
What is in it for you?

You will be joining an iconic Australian brand that is constantly evolving.  With our grit, determination and relentless pursuit for excellence, we are constantly on the lookout for design and innovation enhancements to improve built landscapes. With a team that blends years of experience with youthful curiosity, we are searching for a team player to build our future together.

We commit to:
Empowering you to shape the transformation of our business;
Working with you to chase your career aspirations
Ongoing education and cross functional collaboration;
FLEXit – our flexible work program that enables you to balance your own work/life priorities
Diversity & Inclusivity – embracing all backgrounds and ethnicity

If you are ready to join in our transformation during an exciting growth phase and are a proactive Operations professional, we encourage you to apply today!