Production Supervisor – PSYARRAM0522

 Fantastic position for an experienced candidate 

Attractive afternoon shift position with a great roster structure

Great team environment for this leadership position

AKD is a forestry products company, growing and manufacturing sustainable quality timber products. With operations across Queensland, NSW and Victoria we have 1,000 plus strong team members who are passionate about our business!

AKD is proud of our diverse culture, that supports empowered individuals, embraces teamwork, and encourages a simple action orientated ‘can do – make it happen’ attitude.

We are offering an exciting opportunity for an energetic, self-motivated leader to join our Yarram team as a Production Supervisor on our afternoon shift.

The position requires a suitably experienced Production Supervisor, who is committed to our people, their safety and continuous improvement of our product and processes. This position will support the site leadership team, driving site performance and contributing to the overall success of the business.

With a positive and mature attitude, the incumbent will lead daily activities with a focus on our employees. The successful applicant will be coordinating people and equipment to achieve high levels of safety, performance, equipment utilisation and quality.

Leading a team of approximately 15 people on an afternoon shift roster, it is preferred that applicants have previous experience in developing and leading teams and an unrelenting commitment to safety. Having worked in a manufacturing facility or industrial manufacturing environment is desired but not mandatory.

Our afternoon shift has an attractive shift structure being 1pm – 9:30pm from Monday to Thursday & 12pm – 6pm on Fridays.

Essential skills and experience for the position:

  • Absolute Commitment to Health, Safety & Wellbeing
  • Ability to lead and motivate others
  • Ability to develop a high performing team, including mentoring & training of employees
  • Proven ability of developing key professional relationships
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong commitment and desire to learn and achieve
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Act autonomously
  • Trade or tertiary qualifications will be viewed upon favourably

This is a permanent full-time position with a promising future.  If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘PSYARRAM0522’ to

Applications Close: 25th May 2022

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, will be required.