Bakery Production and Operations  Manager Job in Mandurah

Miami Bakehouse is a leading food manufacturer based in Mandurah. We currently have an exciting opportunity for a motivated leader to join our growing business. If you have experience in manufacturing, display strong leadership skills, are willing to work hands-on, and have a problem-solving mindset - we want to hear from you.

 

This full-time position plays a key role within our hardworking and busy team. You will be responsible for the daily operations of our large-scale commercial bakery with a focus on identifying areas to improve production efficiency.

 

The Opportunity

Based in Mandurah and reporting to the CEO, your key responsibilities include:

  • Developing your team of 25+ people across 4 production departments

  • Drive KPI results managing the performance of each department

  • Maximise labour efficiency and waste management

  • Identify and implement initiatives to improve production efficiencies

 

This is not a 9 to 5 position, because your team works across a 7-day cycle between the hours of approximately 8am – 10:30pm. You may be required to work on some public holidays and weekends and have flexibility to work at both ends of the day, if required. This is about teamwork and managing your team’s success.

 

About You

  • 3+ years leadership experience in a fast-moving production/manufacturing environment

  • 1+ years experience with food manufacturing

  • A natural go-getter, with a passion for change, who is not afraid to dive in and lead continuous improvement plans

  • A proactive mindset and a great problem solver

  • Excellent attention to detail, high level organisation and multi-tasking skills

  • Demonstrated people management and a natural leadership ability

  • Ability to drive a positive, results-oriented culture

  • Excellent communication and team engagement skills across all levels

  • An awareness of CI and Lean Manufacturing principals

 

Why Miami

The Miami Bakehouse Group has been operating for 20 years and is a highly regarded and leading brand in WA. Best known for award-winning pies, our Group is made up of a central manufacturing bakery and six cafes across WA’s southwest.

 

Miami has a positive work environment with a large team of people that like a challenge and getting stuff done!

 

We are offering:

  • Opportunity to drive improvements and change without the bureaucracy

  • A senior position with active input to business strategy

  • Stability and job security within a company that has a strong history

  • Highly autonomous role with clear KPIs

  • A CEO that works closely with and supports their Leadership Team

  • Good systems, procedures and planning tools

  • Negotiable salary based on experience