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Production Supervisor

Job ID: 549242
Job type: Full Time - Permanent
Location: Largs Bay
Categories: Manufacturing, Operations/Production

Who we are

Downer is a diversified engineering and services business. With over 19,000 employees we build strong relationships of trust with our customers, truly understanding and predicting their needs and bringing them world leading insights and solutions.

Position summary

Our Infrastructure Services division operates three business units: Road Services; Infrastructure Projects and Utilities.  As we continue our evolution of growth and innovation, the best people are critical to our success in supporting our customers and catering to market demands.

Downer's Road Services business unit is one of the largest non-government owned road services businesses in Australia. We operate from a network of over 50 depots and maintain more than 40,000 km of road. Our Business is involved in many exciting ventures within the civil road industry throughout the country.

An excellent opportunity is available for a Production Supervisor to assist in the coordination of the daily operations of our Emulsion Plant located in Largs Bay. Reporting into the Production Manager, Blending, the key focus of this role is to maintain our position as an Industry leader; whilst ensuring our commitment to safety is at the forefront of all that we do.  We will also consider operational candidates who are ready to take the step in their careers. 

You will assume responsibility for the co-ordination and supervision of resources regarding the production of blended/emulsion products, maintenance of equipment, depot and inventory to optimum levels.


Ideally this role is suited to candidates with 3-5 years of supervisory exposure within Asphalt/Emulsion Manufacturing, Chemical Manufacturing or Heavy industrial Manufacturing sectors.  You will also possess;

  • Qualifications in Engineering or suitable Trade qualifications (desired)
  • Supervisory exposure within suitable manufacturing environment
  • Proficient Excel and MS Office Skills. (essential)
  • Demonstrated experience developing and implementing a maintenance management system for a production facility (desired)
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) with the ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external clients.
  • Be outcome focused and have strong communication, organisational and problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of health and safety procedures and systems with the ability to identify hazards to ensure a safe working environment for our employees and visitors.


  • Highly supportive, team orientated organisation
  • A strong commitment to Zero Harm environment for all our employees and visitors
  • Competitive remuneration with on-going training and support
  • A long-term career opportunity for working with an ASX listed company


For more information please contact:  Helen Kruimel – Talent & Sourcing Business Partner, Infrastructure Services, mobile number 0409 072 562 quoting job number 549242


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