Plant Services Leader - Gympie (Toolara & Monkland Sites)

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Laminex AU
  • Location:Gympie
  • Job Reference:lam/29862
  • Closing Date:03 Feb 2023


Plant Services Leader
Our Australian Made Story
Today, you’ll see Laminex on surfaces everywhere you look - be it in hospitals, shopping centres, restaurants, or your home. We manufacture and procure a broad range of products for commercial and residential use such as laminate, engineered stone and panel products so that all Australians can live in beautiful, practical spaces.

The Role:
Reporting to the Plant Engineer and servicing our Toolara and Monkland sites, the Plant Services Leader will be an integral member of the support services team. This position is accountable to deliver maximised equipment functional availability in support of the overall equipment effectiveness.

You will be actively involved in developing strategies in support of the two resource support teams, processed panels and water treatment plant on site. You will be delivering effective services in the following areas of WTP and processed panel operation, predictive maintenance, site workshop, mobile equipment and site services.

The person will always be driving continuous improvement through use of project management, problems solving and lean processes. Be a coach, a mentor and help training, management performance while motivating the team members.

The Person:
  • You must hold a Trade Certificate or Degree level education in an engineering discipline, with demonstrated experience /skills in engineering, maintenance or project management.
  • Be experienced in managing projects and implementing best practice coupled with excellent communication and people management skills.
  • It is desirable that attributes would be experience in previous electrical maintenance, water treatment plant operation, wood panel manufacture or wood industry processes.
  • Good knowledge of computerised maintenance management systems and a strong health and safety attitude. 
  • Previously had a working knowledge of maintenance management practices and their application to large manufacturing facilities.

Life at Laminex
Here are some of the reasons we were named as one of Australia's Top-10 "Best Places to Work":
  • We are a market leader that offers flexible working arrangements
  • Our ongoing commitment to safety and well-being, including a free membership with our wellbeing partner, Mentemia
  • Ongoing training and development - over 600 online learning modules available for you to up-skill at any time
  • Laminex Live and Learning Bites podcast – our internal Laminex TV show featuring our employees, after all, you are the Star's!
  • Laminex and Tradelink discounts that are so good you will be redesigning your home every chance you get
  • A culture that promotes innovation
  • Career progression opportunities across the Fletcher Building group
  • Access to discounts at Bupa, Specsavers, Hertz, Lenovo and more
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer; we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees.

Are you ready to start your next chapter at one of Australia’s Top-10 “Best Places to Work”?
Apply now and then contact Lachlan from Laminex for a confidential discussion on 0456 918 772